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'Gremlins' Remake Gets Green Light

Posted 05.13.2013 | Entertainment

It looks there will be some midnight feeding going on over the next few months, as the long-rumored "Gremlins" remake could finally happen. Warner ...

Christopher Rosen

Tim Burton Explains Lost Superman Film

HuffingtonPost.com | Christopher Rosen | Posted 02.01.2013 | Entertainment

Tim Burton has made three stop-motion animation feature films: "The Nightmare Before Christmas," "Corpse Bride" and 2012's "Frankenweenie." The format...

FLASHBACK FRIDAY: Joseph Gordon-Levitt In His Adorable Early TV Years

Posted 02.06.2013 | TV

Joseph Gordon-Levitt, who stars in the new, critically-acclaimed film "Lincoln," has been appearing on screen for two decades straight ... and he's on...

DVDs: Boo! Universal's Scarily Good Blu-ray Boxed Set of Monster Films

Michael Giltz | Posted 10.09.2012 | Entertainment
Michael Giltz

When it comes to splatter and gore, you can count me out. But when it comes to classic horror films, movies that create believable even moving characters (however misshapen or evil) then I'm in.

Movie Review: Frankenweenie

Marshall Fine | Posted 12.04.2012 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

I'm not one who worships at the altar of Tim Burton, probably disliking his films as often as I am moved by them. But I fell hard for Frankenweenie, an extrapolation of a short film Burton made almost 30 years ago.

Great Reasons To Visit Maine Now

Xaque Gruber | Posted 07.29.2012 | Travel
Xaque Gruber

When entering Maine, motorists are greeted with a sign: "The way life should be." Indeed.

Welcome to Collinsworth: A Film Review Of 'Dark Shadows'

Kelsey Nguyen | Posted 07.31.2012 | Teen
Kelsey Nguyen

I had entered the theater with miniscule prior knowledge of the film, but departed dazed and in a mood of uplifting wonder, thanks to another aesthetic creation of director Tim Burton.

5 Haunted Houses Where I'd Love to Stay the Night

Varla Ventura | Posted 07.23.2012 | Weird News
Varla Ventura

Here are a five freaky places I'd stay the night if I could, possibly take up residence and hang out all night with those things that go bump in the night!

Joan Rivers Hates You. No, Not Kidding, She Really Does! (Her New Book Tells All)

Liz Smith | Posted 07.14.2012 | Celebrity
Liz Smith

With all the ponderous punditry on same-sex marriage -- not to mention President Obama on the cover of Newsweek with a rainbow-colored halo, being called "Our First Gay President"--I think we need some irreverence.

Cinefantastique Spotlight Podcast: Dark Shadows

Dan Persons | Posted 07.14.2012 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

Two hundred years is a long time to revive a vampire, but then again, 40 years is long time to revive the first horror soap opera (not counting an earlier, feature adaptation and a TV reboot in the '90s).

Sorry, Johnny: 'The Avengers' Wins Again

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 05.12.2012 | Entertainment

"Dark Shadows" didn't pull off any sorcery against "Marvel's The Avengers." The horror-comedy, which finds Johnny Depp playing a vampire let loose...

From 'Dark Shadows' To 'The Dictator': The Week's Most BRUTAL Reviews

The Huffington Post | Crystal Bell | Posted 05.12.2012 | Entertainment

Is Tim Burton's macabre shtick getting old? Or is it just an acquired taste? "Dark Shadows" may aim at being silly, but many critics are finding it te...

Review: Dark Shadows Irritates

Carole Mallory | Posted 07.11.2012 | Entertainment
Carole Mallory

Chaos, confusion and irritation best describe this forced gothic nightmare, based on the vampire soap opera from 1966.

Another Reason To <3 Johnny Depp!

By Khalil Beckwith Khalil is a junior at King College Prep. He’s a student reporter for The Mash, a weekly teen publication distributed to Chicag...

Will 'Dark Shadows' Put You To Sleep?

Mike Ryan | Posted 07.10.2012 | Entertainment
Mike Ryan

On Friday, a very boring movie called Dark Shadows gets released into theaters. The new film brings together Johnny Depp (The Astronaut's Wife) and director Tim Burton (Big Fish) for their first eighth collaboration. Ahead, we answer every question that you could possibly have about Dark Shadows.

Must-See Summer Movie Preview

Common Sense Media | Posted 07.10.2012 | Parents
Common Sense Media

With sequels, explosive superhero adventures and eye-popping animated flicks taking over theaters this summer, it might be hard to decide what films are worth your family's time.

Johnny Depp And Tim Burton--Partners Again On 'Dr. Phibes?'

Liz Smith | Posted 07.08.2012 | Celebrity
Liz Smith

The Johnny Depp/Tim Burton big-screen retooling of TV's legendary "Dark Shadows" isn't in release yet, though the trailers look fabulous. (This new version appears to be intentionally funny, as opposed to the unintended yucks sometimes generated by the series, which was taped live.)

PHOTOS: Who Wore It Best?

Posted 05.09.2012 | Style

Out of all of Anne Hathaway's many Oscar-hosting dresses, her high-necked Tom Ford gown was the most controversial. So it was brave of Eva Green, ...

Movie Review: Dreadful Dark Shadows

Marshall Fine | Posted 07.09.2012 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

When Tim Burton and Johnny Depp decided, "Oh, wouldn't it be fun to make a movie out of the campy '60s TV show Dark Shadows," the correct response should have been the following three words: Wild Wild West.

The World Premiere Of Two Ballets

Posted 05.07.2012 | Home

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Michelle Pfeiffer Talks Young Leading Men

Posted 05.04.2012 | Celebrity

Michelle Pfeiffer may be nearing her mid-50s, but that doesn't mean she can't cozy up to a co-star half her age. One of her latest roles, in the star-...

Look Of The Day: Michelle Pfeiffer Shows She's Still Got It

The Huffington Post | Brooke Bobb | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

WHO: Actress and Hollywood icon Michelle Pfeiffer WHAT: The seemingly ageless "Dark Shadows" star stunned in a mixed-material long-sleeved black d...

Actor Jonathan Frid: Truly a Vampire's Vampire!

Dr. Franklin Ruehl, Ph.D. | Posted 06.24.2012 | Weird News
Dr. Franklin Ruehl, Ph.D.

Sadly, Frid just passed away at age 87, only a few weeks before the new cinematic version of Dark Shadows starring Johnny Depp will be hitting the theaters.

The Greatest Vampire Of Them All: Jonathan Frid (1924-2012)

William J. Mann | Posted 06.20.2012 | Gay Voices
William J. Mann

The death of Jonathan Frid last Friday -- Friday the 13th, of course -- will bring a bit of added publicity ahead of next month's opening of the Tim Burton/Johnny Depp big-screen remake of Frid's classic television series, Dark Shadows.

'Dark Shadows' Actor Jonathan Frid Dies At 87

AP | ROB GILLIES | Posted 06.19.2012 | Celebrity

TORONTO — Jonathan Frid, a Canadian actor best known for playing Barnabas Collins in the 1960s original vampire soap opera "Dark Shadows", has d...