Rejoice admirers of Tim Burton , the Internet has its first trailer for his new film, “Dark Shadows” with Johnny Depp and Eva Green in the leading roles. In the story, the owner of the estate Collinwood, Barnabas Collins, a wealthy, imperious and incorrigible Casanova reputation, yet does not commit the mistake of breaking the heart of Angelica Boshar. Being a witch in the literal sense of the word, it dooms it to fate worse than death itself – draws him into a vampire and is buried alive.
Two centuries later, Barnabas accidentally released from the vault, and he finds himself in a very different world in 1972. He returns to Collinwood and found in the ruins of this once magnificent building. Pathetic descendants of his family survived only slightly better than the generic socket, and each of them has its own “skeletons in the closet.”
The film mystical old American TV series of the same name «Dark Shadows», which was shown on television in the United States in 1966 and 1971 and had a stunning success. The film at one time enjoyed great popularity among the American public, and hit record ratings, so the filmmakers had to remove more than 1,200 episodes.
According to the publication The Hollywood Reporter, director Tim Burton is planning to invite to the role of the sex of the protagonist – a symbol of Hollywood actor Johnny Depp, and the role of head of the vampire family of Elizabeth Collins Stoddard – Michelle Pfeiffer.
If you have previously talked about Tim Burton’s remake of the early surveys in fall 2010, by unknown reasons, they were moved, and now the beginning of the shooting process is scheduled for April 2011.
Below are some movie stills from the old Dark Shadows movie and the new Dark Shadows movie 2012: