While investigating a double murder, police detective Fields (Luke Evans) makes a startling discovery: the killer's methods mirror the writings of Edgar Allan Poe (John Cusack). Suspecting Poe at first, Fields ultimately enlists his help but in this deadly game of cat and mouse, the stakes are raised with each slaying as the pair races to catch a madman before he brings every one of Poe's stories to chilling life...and death.
Brendan Gleeson,Luke Evans,Oliver Jackson-Cohen,Alice Eve,John Cusack
The macabre and lurid tales of Edgar Allan Poe are vividly brought to life - and death - in this stylish, gothic thriller starring John Cusack as the infamous author. When a madman begins committing horrific murders inspired by Poe's darkest works, a young Baltimore detective (Luke Evans) joins forces with Poe in a quest to get inside the killer's mind in order to stop him from making every one of Poe's brutal stories a blood chilling reality. A deadly game of cat and mouse ensues, which escalates when Poe's love (Alice Eve, She's Out of My League) becomes the next target. Intrepid Pictures' The Raven also stars Brendan Gleeson (In Bruges) and Oliver Jackson-Cohen (Faster).