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Dark Shadows Reviews

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Will Leitch
Deadspin

The nadir of Burton's career and is likely going to be his biggest flop, a film that's not a comedy, not a drama, not a horror film, and not a fantasy.

Full Review Source: Deadspin | Original Score: D+

June 23, 2013
Ben Kendrick
ScreenRant

Not a colossal failure but an indicator that Burton and Depp could stand to step outside their collective me + you = cinematic magic mindsets.

Full Review Source: ScreenRant | Original Score: 2.5/5

September 27, 2012
Adam Ross
The Aristocrat

...following Graeme-Smith's lead, Burton has made, quite possibly, the worst film of his 30-year career.

Full Review Source: The Aristocrat | Original Score: 2/5

September 27, 2012
Jeff Beck
Examiner.com

It had so much potential, but given the result, it should have stayed in the shadows.

Full Review Source: Examiner.com | Original Score: 2/4

September 14, 2012
Justin Craig
FoxNews.com

While "Dark Shadows" has many wonderful elements, it is set up to become a new franchise for Warner Bros, but it just doesn't quite have that eternal bite.

Full Review Source: FoxNews.com | Original Score: 5/10

September 10, 2012
Eric Eisenberg
CinemaBlend.com

The movie is completely tone deaf - unsure if it's a horror movie, a comedy or a drama - and never finds anything interesting in the characters for the audience to latch on to.

Full Review Source: CinemaBlend.com | Original Score: 1.5/5

May 18, 2012

There's some laughs in this movie, there's some action, but halfway through this movie it just takes this weird turn, and you're like 'what happened to all the fun that I was having in this theater?'

Full Review Source: Schmoes Know | Original Score: 4/10

May 9, 2012
Blake Howard
2UE That Movie Show

Dark Shadows has some sporadic moments of fun but on the whole it's an inferior recycled mash-up of Burton's style and Depp's quirky characters from their eight collaborations.

Full Review Source: 2UE That Movie Show | Original Score: 2/5

May 7, 2012
Donald Clarke
Irish Times

"Dark Shadows has to be the most perfunctory, most self- parodic entry to the [Burton] canon thus far."

Full Review Source: Irish Times | Original Score: 2/5

May 11, 2012

Eight movies together later and that razor sharp Depp / Burton relationship now feels less like scissorhands and more like spoonfingers.

Full Review Source: UTV | Original Score: 2/10

May 10, 2012
Cameron Williams
The Popcorn Junkie

It's a million dollar soap opera and screenwriter Seth Grahame-Smith wrote the turd, and Tim Burton rolled it in glitter.

Full Review Source: The Popcorn Junkie | Original Score: 1/5

May 10, 2012
Matt Looker
TheShiznit.co.uk

Dark Shadows really is just a mixed bag of chuckles and drama that never really gets the balance quite right.

Full Review Source: TheShiznit.co.uk | Original Score: 3/5

September 13, 2012
Ann Lewinson
Kansas City Star

A movie that heads in so many directions it's a wonder Depp didn't get whiplash.

Full Review Source: Kansas City Star | Original Score: 2/4

May 10, 2012
Ed Whitfield
The Ooh Tray

A mirthless monster mash that just manages to remember what it's about, a minute before the end - all concerned praying it's not too late. It is.

Full Review Source: The Ooh Tray

May 12, 2012
Grae Drake
Movies.com

Sigh, and I had such high hopes.

Full Review Source: Movies.com | Original Score: 2/5

May 11, 2012
Mathew DeKinder
Suburban Journals of St. Louis

The film is lifeless, which would be a funny thing to say about a vampire movie if it weren't so true.

Full Review Source: Suburban Journals of St. Louis | Original Score: 2/5

May 11, 2012
CJ Johnson
ABC Radio (Australia)

The longer the movie plays, the more disjointed, episodic, and incoherent it becomes. It has no idea what it is.

Full Review Source: ABC Radio (Australia) | Original Score: 2/5

May 15, 2012
Shaun Munro
What Culture

A half-baked auto-update of the classic series, and a suggestion that Burton's persistent style has finally worn thin.

Full Review Source: What Culture | Original Score: 2.5/5

May 9, 2012
Matthew Toomey
ABC Radio Brisbane

There were only a handful of genuine laughs... and that puts it on a par with Scary Movie 3.

Full Review Source: ABC Radio Brisbane | Original Score: C+

May 8, 2012
Ian Buckwalter
The Washingtonian

Unfortunately, Burton abandons a promisingly quirky first half approach & undermines a hugely enjoyable Depp performance with an effects-heavy, action-packed second half that's neither funny nor thrilling, and mostly just boring.

Full Review Source: The Washingtonian | Original Score: 5/10

May 11, 2012
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