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This gothic horror, based on a TV soap opera, stars Johnny Depp as Barnabas Collins, a vampire destined to deal with odd family members, strange lovers, and various supernatural beings.

MPAA Rating PG-13 for comic horror violence, sexual content, some drug use, language and smoking.
Theatrical Release May 11, 2012
Director Tim Burton
Cast Johnny Depp, Michelle Pfeiffer, Eva Green, Helena Bonham Carter
Run Time 113
2012 Warner Brothers Studios Official Movie Website

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