Dark Shadows DVD Collection 13
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Series: Dark Shadows
Format: Region 1
Season: 1968
Episodes: 40
Discs: 4
Studio: MPI Home Video
Released: July 27th, 2004 (Original)
April 10th, 2012
Previous: Collection 12
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Dark Shadows DVD Collection 13 is the thirteenth DVD collection relating to the original 1966-1971 Dark Shadows television series. It was released by MPI Home Video on July 27th, 2004. It was repackaged with new box cover art under the title Dark Shadows: The Original Series Collection 13 on April 10th, 2012. The collection includes forty episodes of the program spanning episodes 696-735. These episodes are also included on discs 73-76 of the Dark Shadows: The Complete Original Series DVD collection.

Description[edit | edit source]

With its alluring tales of Gothic mystery and supernatural intrigue, Dark Shadows became one of the most popular daytime series of all time. Since first airing on ABC-TV from 1966-71, Dark Shadows has earned the reputation of being one of the most unusual and enduring programs in television history. The character of Barnabas Collins, a guilt-ridden, 175-year-old vampire, brought the show tremendous success.

As a result of being possessed by the ghost of Quentin Collins, David Collins falls into a coma and hovers near death. Barnabas attempts to make contact with Quentin through an I-Ching trance but instead finds he has travelled back in time seventy-two years when Quentin first lived. In 1897, Barnabas is a vampire once again and introduces himself at Collinwood as a cousin from England. He meets governess Rachel Drummond and is amazed by her resemblance to his lost love Josette. A suspicious Quentin enlists sorcerer Evan Hanley to raise a spirit to combat Barnabas, resulting in the apperance of the vengeful witch Angelique. Magda the gypsy warns Quentin that he is in grave danger and Edward Collins is shocked when his mysterious, long-absent wife Laura returns for their children.

Starring: Jonathan Frid, Joan Bennett, David Selby, Kathryn Leigh Scott, Louis Edmonds, Lara Parker, David Henesy, Nancy Barrett, Grayson Hall, John Karlen, Marie Wallace, Thayer David, Diana Millay, Jerry Lacy, Denise Nickerson, Roger Davis, Terry Crawford, Don Briscoe, Lisa Richards, Humbert Allen Astredo, Isabella Hoopes. [1]

Episodes[edit | edit source]

Dark Shadows: 696
Dark Shadows: 697
Dark Shadows: 698
Dark Shadows: 699
Dark Shadows: 700
Dark Shadows: 701
Dark Shadows: 702
Dark Shadows: 703
Dark Shadows: 704
Dark Shadows: 705
Dark Shadows: 706
Dark Shadows: 707
Dark Shadows: 708
Dark Shadows: 709
Dark Shadows: 710
Dark Shadows: 711
Dark Shadows: 712
Dark Shadows: 713
Dark Shadows: 714
Dark Shadows: 715
Dark Shadows: 716
Dark Shadows: 717
Dark Shadows: 718
Dark Shadows: 719
Dark Shadows: 720
Dark Shadows: 721
Dark Shadows: 722
Dark Shadows: 723
Dark Shadows: 724
Dark Shadows: 725
Dark Shadows: 726
Dark Shadows: 727
Dark Shadows: 728
Dark Shadows: 729
Dark Shadows: 730
Dark Shadows: 731
Dark Shadows: 732
Dark Shadows: 733
Dark Shadows: 734
Dark Shadows: 735

Notes[edit | edit source]

  • Product code: DVD7589.
  • Total running time: 840 minutes.
  • Aspect ratio: 1:33:1 (fullscreen)

Special features[edit | edit source]

Bonus interviews

See also[edit | edit source]

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References[edit | edit source]

  1. MPI Home Video summary; taken from back cover of collection.

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