Dark shadows is american horror comedy film based on the gothic television soap opera of the same name.it was directed by tim burton and stars johnny depp, michelle pfeiffer, helena bonham carter, eva green, jackie earle haley, jonny lee miller, chlo grace moretz, and bella heathcote in dual role. the film had limited release .Amazon dark shadows (bluray) johnny depp, michelle pfeiffer, helena bonham carter, eva green, jackie earle haley, jonny lee miller, chlo grace moretz, bella heathcote, tim burton movies & tv Barnabas (johnny depp) has the world at his feetor at least the town of collinsport, maine. the master of collinwood manor, barnabas is rich, powerful and an inveterate playboy.until he makes the grave mistake of breaking the heart of angelique bouchard (eva green). witch, in every sense of the word, angelique dooms him to fate worse . Timothy walter burton (/ / born august , ) is an american film director, producer, artist, writer, and animator.he is known for his dark, gothic, and eccentric horror and fantasy films such as .