- Status: Completed
- Score: 6.4/10
- Director: James McTeigue
- Country: English
- Year: 2012
- Duration: 110 min
- Genres: 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.
This movie is set in the mid 1800s and involves poet Edgar Allan Poe. A serial killer is on the loose and murdering people using Poe’s descriptions from his published stories and poems. Poe teams up with Detective Fields, a Baltimore policeman to try and catch the killer by using his knowledge of the descriptions. Even though the stories are fictional, they start to become reality and the killer is a step ahead of them. Then it takes on a personal note as Poe’s lover becomes a target. Will they stop the killer in time?
John Cusack, Alice Eve, Kevin McNally, Jimmy Yuill, Pam Ferris, Adrian Rawlins, Dave Legeno, Michael Poole, Luke Evans, Brendan Gleeson, Oliver Jackson-Cohen, Sam Hazeldine, Brendan Coyle, Aidan Feore, Michael Cronin,