Dark Shadows

  • Friday Release: Charlize Theron in 'Snow White' May 31, 2012

    Los Angeles: Charlize Theron's evil queen costumes for 'Snow White and the Huntsman' called for hundreds of handcut rooster feathers, thousands of iridescent beetle wings from Thailand and one particularly imposing crown. The outfits, some of which are on view at an LA popup gallery ahead of the film's June 1...
  • Preview: Charlize Theron returns with 'Snow White' May 30, 2012

    Los Angeles: Charlize Theron's evil queen costumes for 'Snow White and the Huntsman' called for hundreds of handcut rooster feathers, thousands of iridescent beetle wings from Thailand and one particularly imposing crown. The outfits, some of which are on view at an LA popup gallery ahead of the film's June 1...
  • 'The Avengers' crosses $1 billion mark May 17, 2012

    Los Angeles: 'The Avengers' followed a recordshattering $200 million opening with another Hollywood high a $100 millionplus second weekend. The superhero tale took in $103.1 million to remain the No. 1 film and lift its domestic take to $373.1 million after just 10 days. With nearly $630 million more...
  • 'The Avengers' may become the biggest hit ever May 16, 2012

    New Delhi: 'The Avengers,' the smash hit movie about Marvel superheroes who team up to save the Earth, crushed competitors for a second weekend with a record $103.2 million in U.S. and Canadian ticket sales and was poised to top $1 billion worldwide. After posting the highest domestic box office debut...
  • Capsule review of four new Hollywood films May 12, 2012

    New Delhi: Dark Shadows: Tim Burton and Johnny Depp are snuggled warmly in their comfort zone in this chilly horrorcomedy, their eighth collaboration as director and star, respectively, and their weakest by far. You don't need to know a thing about the 'Dark Shadows' TV series that provides the inspiration. Tonally,...
  • Now Showing: Masand reviews 'Ishaqzaade' and more May 12, 2012

    This week Rajeev Masand reviews 'Ishaqzaade', 'Dangerous Ishq', 'The Forest', 'Dark Shadows' and 'The Raid'. ...
  • Masand: 'Dark Shadows' does little justice May 18, 2012

    Cast: Johnny Depp, Michelle Pfeiffer, Eva Green Director: Tim Burton 'Dark Shadows', the eighth collaboration between filmmaker Tim Burton and Johnny Depp, is part comedy and part horror. But in all honesty the film does little justice to either genre. Based on a popular American soap opera from the 60s and early...
  • Friday Releases: 'Dark Shadows', 'The Raid...' hit screens May 11, 2012

    While Johny Depp turns a vampire in 'Dark Shadows', 'The Raid: Redemption' follows a rookie from a special forces team who takes charge when his entire team is held hostage by gangsters in a rundown 15storey apartment. ...
  • Friday Release: Vampire Depp in 'Dark Shadows' May 10, 2012

    Los Angeles: Working with director Tim Burton, Johnny Depp has played many eccentric characters in the movies, from lonely monster Edward Scissorhands to eccentric filmmaker Ed Wood and the Mad Hatter of "Alice in Wonderland." But there was at least one strange being they hadn't tried a vampire and...