The Poe Cinema: A Critical Filmography (Used)

Type: Books

Used hardcover


Eighty-one features from thirteen countries have been adapted from the literary works of Edgar Allan Poe. Each entry includes title, year of release, studio, full cast and credits, running time, detailed plot synopsis. Notes first examine the degree to which the film is faithful to Poe's original work. Pertinent career information for the primary actors and filmmakers, anecdotes and perspectives from the principals, and an overview of the marketing of the movie are next provided. A thorough critical analysis, including contemporary reviews of the film, completes each entry.