‘Dark Shadows’ Trailer: Johnny Depp Vamps and Camps It Up (Video)

The big-screen adaptation of gothic soap opera "Dark Shadows" looks more like a spoof than anything else in new advance look

"Dark Shadows" is supposed to be a comedy, right?

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At least, that's the impression that one gets from the new trailer for the Johnny Depp-Tim Burton film, which seems hell-bent on packing in as many wacky moments per second as it possibly can. Maybe, with the over-saturation of blood-suckers in the media these days, Burton and company figured that parody was the only avenue left to pursue.

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The film, which co-stars Eva Green, opens on May 11. Until then, sink your teeth into the trailer below.