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The Raven (2012)

James McTeigue’s third feature film, “The Raven” (2012), sets out to explain the last days in the life of the American writer, Edgar Allan Poe. The author of such dark and macabre works as “The Masque of the Red Death”, “The Black Cat”, “The Pit and the Pendulum”, “The Tell-tale heart” and “The Raven” among many others, Poe’s untimely death was as mysterious and as tragic as the tales he wrote. Continue reading

The Conspirator (2010)

Robert Redford helms this historical legal drama set in the aftermath of President Abraham Lincoln’s assassination. James McAvoy leads the cast as Frederick Aiken, a Yankee war hero returned to civilian life and a fledgling law career. Senator Reverdy Johnson (Tom Wilkinson) singles Aiken out to defend Mary Surratt (Robin Wright) who is accused of … Continue reading

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