New TV spots have gone online for Tim Burton
‘s Dark Shadows
in which Johnny Depp
’s vampire finds himself coming to terms with the vagaries of the ‘70s.
The spots feature a few snippets of new footage from the film including an attempt by Barnabas Collins to recreate the kind of sleeping arrangements he’s become accustomed to after spending so long in a coffin, sucking blood from a man’s neck, finding McDonald’s culture in 1972 shocking, and a fairly unPC reaction to the idea of a female doctor.
Based on a 1960s’ Gothic soap opera, Dark Shadows lands in IMAX theaters on May 11th, 2012 also starring Michelle Pfeiffer, Helena Bonham Carter, Chloe Moretz
and Jonny Lee Miller
First, take a look at TV Spot Warner Bros found it fit to promote their new horror comedy during the NCAA basketball game tournament:
See a second one after the jump: