In October, Warner Home Entertainment will bring perhaps this years biggest disappointment Dark Shadows to Blu-ray just in time for the every horror lovers favorite time of year. Read on for all the details.
Director Tim Burton's screen interpretation of the cult horror-soap opera stars Johnny Depp (Sleepy Hollow) as Barnabas Collins, a vampire who emerges from a two-hundred-year slumber in order to lay claim to Collinwood Manor and his once-proud family estate.
However, the presence of Angelique Bouchard (Eva Green, Cano Royale) complicates matters conderably; the evil witch who turned Collins, Angelique is willing to do anything to win his affections, even if it means destroying Barnabas and his entire bloodline.
Written by Seth Grahame-Smith (Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter) and John August (Big Fish), Dark Shadows features an impresve supporting cast that includes Michelle Pfeiffer (Batman Returns), Jonny Lee Miller (Trainspotting), Chloë Grace Moretz (Hugo), Jackie Earle Haley (Watchmen), Christopher Lee (The Lord of the Rings Trilogy), and Helena Bonham Carter (Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street).
Warner's Blu-ray/DVD/UltraViolet Digital Copy combo pack presents the film in a 1.78:1 aspect ratio with a 5.1 DTS-HD
Master Audio track.
The disc also contains the following supplements:
Maximum Movie Mode, viewable during the feature or in nine individual Focus Points:
Welcome To Collinsport
The Collinses: Every Family Has Its Demons
Reliving a Decade
Angelique: A Witch Scorned
Alice Cooper Rocks Collinsport
Dark Shadowy Secrets
A Melee of Monstrous Proportions
Dark Shadows: The Legend Bites Back
"Dr Hoffman and Elizabeth Discuss Barnabas"
"David and Barnabas Discuss Dinosaurs"
"Carolyn and Victoria"
"Police Warn Willie and Barnabas"
"Dr Hoffman Offers Victoria Help"
Dark Shadows is expected to street on October 2nd.