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Poe's Favorite Flicks

Click on the not-so-gold-bug to see Poe's favorite flicks!

Note: if you've done your own mini-Poe film/video... let the House of Usher know and we'll link you up so you can get that fame and fortune you deserve that Poe missed out on!  hehehe!

Poe: Last Days of the Raven (2008)

The first feature film on Poe's life has been made and stars Brent Fidler as the tortured Poet, featuring an Emmy and Academy award winning production team.

Poe: Last Days of the Raven   Brent Fidler as Poe

Baltimore - a film

Purple Sloth Productions


by Scott Lukas Williams

In October of 1849, Edgar Allan Poe was found stumbling in the streets of Baltimore mumbling the name, "Reynolds." This short film speculates about the mysterious events leading up to the famous writer's death.

Watch the trailer on YouTube



 (May 17, 2006):

 The Tell Tale Heart (1953 eight minute animated short with James Mason).  Full version online.  (Some anonymous person sent me this link)

Trilobite Pictures, have recently completed an 11-minute film version of THE RAVEN which can be either viewed or downloaded from their site.

Films about The Fall of the House of Usher

Nightmares from the Mind of Poe

Roger Corman is a well known director/producer who has done many variations on Poe themes. The wine tasting scene between Vincent Price and Peter Lorre in Tales of Terror is a classic. 

Poster of the movie The Raven

Library film links!

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