Quoth the Raven “I’ll be back!” With apologies to both Edgar Allen Poe and James Cameron, the results of a new study on ravens show that Poe’s favorite talking bird acts more like a Terminator when wronged – holding grudges for up to two years against those who treat them unfairly. Can they fire a... Read more »
“Due to its adult subject matter, it was the first animated film to receive an “X” rating (or “suitable for those aged 16 and over”) in the UK.” Open Culture features a creepily fantastic animated adaptation of Edgar Allen Poe‘s classic...Show More Summary
Shirley Temple. Marilyn Monroe. Karl Marx. Edgar Allen Poe. These were just a few of the famous people The Beatles chose to include on the cover of their album “Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band,” which celebrates a 50th anniversary...Show More Summary
Stan Santimov’s morbid visuals give dark psychological depth to Eluvium’s ambient sound.
The actor read Edgar Allen Poe's "The Tell-Tale Heart," watch a bunch of his own movies at this year's CAGED Marathon.
Senior is well-versed in that other Edgar Allan Poe, too.
If you've got a Spotify account, you can tune into the classic Caedmon Poe recordings (also available on 5 CD), featuring classic tales like The Masque of the Read Death; The Pit and the Pendulum; The Black Cat; The Cask of Amontillado; The Imp of the Perverse and The Gold Bug. (via Diane Duane)
SPOILER ALERT: Contains details of tonight’s Season 7 premiere of The Walking Dead. Eeny, meeny, miny, moe — you’ve been warned. Edgar Allen Poe, America's original master of the macabre, once wrote, "As no thought can perish, so noShow More Summary
Edgar Allen Poe‘s “The Raven” is perhaps one of the most infamous horror poems ever put to paper. First published in early 1845, it deals with a man who is grieving the loss of his love, Lenore. As he sits alone in his “chamber” and mourns her passing, he hears a knock. First thinking it’s […]
I remember in sixth grade English class, we were each asked to bring in a poem that we loved and read it to everyone. Everyone brought in something short, something fast that they’d found after a quick search on the internet or rifling through some book their parents owned. As for me, I brought in […]
What is it about horror that lends itself so much to anthologies? Could it be the rich history of short stories from the likes of Edgar Allen Poe, H. P. Lovecraft, E.C. Comics. et al.? Even as a kid, this writer fondly remembers CREEPSHOW, THE TWILIGHT ZONE, & TALES FROM THE DARKSIDE. These anthologies injected […]
Earlier this year paper engineer David Pelham and illustrator Christopher Wormell collaborated on a masterful pop-up book rendition of Edgar Allen Poe’s poem “The Raven.” It’s an unusually accomplished work in a genre that is often thought to be directed at children. Show More Summary
A new indie horror film is in development. The film is titled Death Ward 13. Inspired by Don't Look in the Basement (1973) and Edgar Allen Poe's short story "The System of Doctor Tarr and Professor Fether" (1845), this title is being developed by director Todd Nunes (All Through the House) and writer Tara Knight. Show More Summary
The cats were all vying to become the title character in an adaptation of Edgar Allen Poe's 'The Black Cat.' [ more › ]
A poster and trailer have been released for the upcoming anthology horror film Tales of Poe, which features three segments based on the works of renowned horror author Edgar Allen Poe. “Based on the timeless works of Edgar Allan Poe, three of the renowned author’s most popular stories (The Tell Tale Heart, The Cask of […]
This week’s Weekend Caption Contest™ really got people’s creative juices flowing. The assignment this week was to caption the following picture: Here are the winning entries: 1) (fustian24) – “With apologies to Edgar Allen Poe: OnceShow More Summary
Requested by that group of kids from south park • Compiled by 13postpunktracks nojoydivision 01. Dark White - “Article Of Life” 02. Christian Death - “After The Rain” 03. Ill Winds - “Vision” 04. Mary Goes Round - “Clouds + Clouds” 05. Show More Summary
Tamara and Sam's theme is seriously one of our favorites: "rock 'n' Poe" -- all things Edgar Allen Poe meets rock 'n' roll. They DIYed a lot of the goth details, and dinner was a breakfast bar. Between the fabulous black gown (whichShow More Summary
From middle school required reading to literary scholars, the name Edgar Allen Poe is recognized across the board as one of the greatest American storytellers of all time. Founder of the detective genre and father of the macabre, Poe has not only had his words printed on paper, but has been adapted into movies, plays, […]
Lord Dunsany and Edgar Allen Poe, together at Forgotten Classics podcast.