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Upon discovering that a psychotic serial killer has been using his writings as inspiration, legendary author [[Performer~P313943~Edgar Allan Poe~edgarallanpoe]] ([[Performer~P16329~John Cusack~johncusack]]) joins forces with a bright, young Baltimore detective to catch the maniac and end his reign of terror. Detective Emmett Fields ([[Performer~P655574~Luke Evans~lukeevans]]) was investigating a vicious murder when he realized the crime scene bore a striking resemblance to a mystery story that was just published in the local newspaper. The author of that ominous tale was Edgar Allan Poe, a brilliant young writer whose status as a social outcast catches the attention of the diligent detective. Shortly after [[Performer~P313943~Poe~edgarallanpoe]] is questioned by the authorities, detectives stumble upon yet another murder scene that seems to have been inspired by the author's morbid writings. Convinced that the killer will once again use [[Performer~P313943~Poe~edgarallanpoe]]'s writings as a springboard to murder, Detective Fields recruits the reclusive author to help piece together a pattern to the crimes and stop the madman before he can strike again. [[Performer~P27217~Brendan Gleeson~brendangleeson]] and [[Performer~P414256~Alice Eve~aliceeve]] co-star in this tense period thriller from director [[Performer~P268863~James McTeigue~jamesmcteigue]] ([[Feature~V319427~V for Vendetta~vforvendetta]]). ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi

  • Release date:April 27, 2012

Cast

John Cusack
as Edgar Allan Poe
Luke Evans
as Inspector Emmit Fields
Alice Eve
as Emily
Brendan Gleeson
as Colonel Hamilton
Kevin McNally
as Maddux
Oliver Jackson-Cohen
as John Cantrell
Jimmy Yuill
as Captain Elderidge
Sam Hazeldine
as Ivan
Pam Ferris
as Mrs. Bradley
Brendan Coyle
as Reagan
Adrian Rawlins
as Doc Clements
Aidan Feore
as Stage Manager
Dave Legeno
as Percy
Michael Shannon
as Dr. Morgan
Charity Wakefield
as Field's Maid
John Warnaby
as Griswold
Ian Virgo
as Fire Marshall
Matt Devere
as Hamilton's Security Guard
Sergej Trifunovic
as Salty Sailor
Ana Sofrenovic
as Lady Macbeth
Andrew Hefler
as Headline Man 2
Mark Phelan
as Barfly 1
Mate Haumann
as Uniformed Guard
Peter Fancsikai
as Young Man Skeleton

Crew

James McTeigue
Director
Aaron Ryder
Producer
Trevor Macy
Producer
Marc D. Evans
Producer
Ben Livingston
Screenwriter
Hannah Shakespeare
Screenwriter
Danny Ruhlmann
Cinematographer
Niven Howie
Editor
Roger Ford
Production Designer
Tibor Lazar
Supervising Art Director
Paul Laugier
Supervising Art Director
Frank Walsh
Supervising Art Director
Richard Sharkey
Co-producer
Glen Basner
Executive Producer
James D. Stern
Executive Producer
Carlo Poggioli
Costume Designer
Kerrie Brown
Set Decorator
Lucinda Syson
Casting
John Rodda
Sound Mixer
Elaine Grainger
Casting
Alisa Buckley
Unit Publicist
Taylor Roberts
Makeup
Taylor Roberts
Hair Designer
Serena Fiumi
Costumes Supervisor
Ray McNeill
Properties Master
Nancy Kirhoffer
Post Production Supervisor
Nikki Clapp
Script Supervisor
Sallie Beechinor
Supervising Production Coordinator
Shaun O'Dell
Second Unit Director Of Photography
Tracey Wells
Key Hairstylist
Tracey Wells
Key Make-up
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