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Dark Shadows Review Critics


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Critics scores range from 0 to 100, with higher scores indicating more favorable reviews.

  • 3.0

    out of 100

    Mixed or average reviews
    based on a weighted average of all
    critic review scores.

  • 40

    out of 100

    Wall Street Journal Joe Morgenstern

    Amusing, in fits and spurts, and sure to make tons of money, but terribly familiar and fatigued.

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  • 50

    out of 100

    The Hollywood Reporter Todd McCarthy

    Dark Shadows sinks its teeth half-way into its potentially meaty material but hesitates to go all the way.

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  • 63

    out of 100

    USA Today Claudia Puig

    At its best in comic mode, more effective as goofy spoof than horror show.

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  • 83

    out of 100

    Entertainment Weekly Owen Gleiberman

    Depp's performance is more than just funny - it's ghoulishly endearing.

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