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This story first appeared in the Jan. 10, 2013 issue of The Hollywood Reporter magazine. At 86, Roger Corman Is showing few signs of slowing down. The B-movie king tells THR he’s making new versions of eight low-budget horror films based on stories by 19th century American writer Edgar Allan Poe that he adapted and directed in the 1950s and ’60s. House of Usher will be followed by The Pit and the Pendulum, Premature Burial, Tales of Terror, The Raven, The Hunted Palace, The Masque of the Red Death and The Tomb of Ligeia. Photos: 11 Biggest Book-to-

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