“Youngsters today are looking for a new morality. And so is Barnabas…He hates what he is and he’s in terrible agony. Just like the kids today, he’s confused, lost, screwed up, and searching for something.”
– actor Jonathan Frid discusses Dark Shadows‘ pop-culture hero Barnabas at the height of the series popularity in 1970. From Newsweek: “Turned on Vampire,” April 20, 1970, page 107.