Netflix's cyberpunk series Altered Carbon is staying relatively faithful to Richard K. Morgan's 2002 novel - with a few exceptions, such as changing the Jimi Hendrix Hotel to one featuring Edgar Allen Poe. However, there is one controversial moment from the book that showrunner Laeta Kalogridis refused to keep. More »
Millions of Americans suffer from a medical condition known as tinnitus, a disorder that can be so tormenting that it makes Edgar Allen Poe's talking, taunting raven sound charming. People with tinnitus are plagued by phantom noises, usually ringing or buzzing, sometimes to the point where they can no longer work or function. Show More Summary
starryeyedmonday: Harry Clarke’s Illustrations for Tales of Mystery and Imagination by Edgar Allen Poe. 1923.
What do you get when you mix Edgar Allen Poe and a bit of glam? A bewitching style that's all about rich blacks, candles, and skulls. And if you're into skulls, you'll be into this quick and easy DIY. Using silicon skull molds and plaster,...Show More Summary
Gareth Hinds’s richly illustrated versions of canonical stories and poems by Edgar Allen Poe restore wonder and excitement to works young readers usually only encounter in school.
Edgar Allen Poe + Poe Dameron = Edgar Allan Poe Dameron, our new favorite cosplay mashup, conceived and perfectly executed by cosplayer Beth Grimes at the 2017 CONvergence in Bloomington, MN last weekend. “The base is a black flight suit, vintage military boots, and a black wig,“ Grimes explained. Show More Summary
Last Saturday at at CONvergence, a sci-fi and fantasy convention located in in Bloomington, Minnesota, cosplayer Beth Grimes debuted her new costume: A mashup between Star Wars’ Poe Dameron and author Edgar Allen Poe. How brilliant is that? “The base is a black flight suit, vintage military boots, and a black wig. Show More Summary
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