The critics agree: Dark Shadows is a bright, sunny joy!
The New Yorker‘s Anthony Lane calls the film ”ambitious” and “genuinely haunting.”
Adam Ross of The Aristocrat thinks the collaboration between Tim Burton and Seth Graeme-Smith is “a fruitful one.”
New Republic‘s David Thomson says: Johnny Depp proves again “that he is one of the most charismatic actors we possess.”
Christopher Orr of The Atlantic describes Dark Shadows in one word: “great.”
Deadspin’s Will Leitch agrees, but uses a different adjective: “fantastic.”