Most Popular "Based On The Works Of Edgar Allan Poe" Titles
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1. The Raven (I) (2012)
R | 110 min | Crime, Mystery, Thriller
When a madman begins committing horrific murders inspired by Edgar Allan Poe's works, a young Baltimore detective joins forces with Poe to stop him from making his stories a reality.
Votes: 73,349 | Gross: $16.01M
4. The Pit and the Pendulum (1991)
R | 97 min | Horror, Romance
It is the time of the Spanish Inquisition. Maria does not like what is going on during the "Auto De Fe". When she speaks out, she is arrested and accused of being a witch. Torquemada has ... See full summary »
5. Tales of Terror (1962)
Approved | 89 min | Comedy, Horror, Mystery
Three tales of terror involve a grieving widower and the daughter he abandoned; a drunkard and his wife's black cat; and a hypnotist who prolongs the moment of a man's death.
6. The Black Cat (1941)
Approved | 70 min | Comedy, Horror, Mystery
Elderly Henrietta Winslow lives in an isolated mansion with her housekeeper and beloved cats. As her health fails, her greedy relatives gather in anticipation of her death.
7. The House of Usher (1989)
R | 92 min | Horror
An updated version of the classic horror tale by Edgar Allen Poe. Ryan and his girlfriend Molly are going to visit Ryan's uncle, Roderick Usher, at his mansion. They find, however, that ... See full summary »
8. Web of the Spider (1971)
R | 102 min | Horror
The journalist Alan Foster makes a bet than he can spend one night at the haunted Blackwood Castle. As he learns, the rumors of ghosts at the castle are indeed true. On All Soul's Eve the ... See full summary »
83 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Rock star Roddy Usher's wife is murdered and Rod is sent to a lunatic asylum in this gothic-comedy-horror-musical.
10. The Mesmerist (2002)
95 min | Comedy
"The Mesmerist" is a twisted black comedy about a doctor who convinces a dying man's family to allow him to put the man in a trance and what happens when he descends into the after-world
7 min | Animation, Short
Rediscovers a tale of judgment, condemnation, hope, faith and redemption.
12. The Raven (III) (2010)
In a new twist on the classic tale by Edgar Allen Poe: Allen is a notorious 1920's outlaw, haunted by a cowardly choice to leave his partner in crime, Lenore, dying so that he may flee capture. His soul shall be lifted nevermore.
13. Tutta la verità sul caso del signor Valdemar (2011)
20 min | Short, Horror, Mystery
Man of strong philosophical mind, Mr. Valdemar did not scruple when on his deathbed wrote to Mr. P. trusting in his mesmeric practices. What happened next was the subject of rumors and ... See full summary »