The Raven – poem by Edgar Allan Poe

The Raven is a narrative poem by American writer Edgar Allan Poe. First published in January 1845, the poem is often noted for its musicality, stylized language, and supernatural atmosphere. It …

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The Raven – USA, 1963 – reviews

‘A macabre masterpiece of terror!’ The Raven is a 1963 American comedy horror feature film produced and directed by Roger Corman. The movie stars Vincent Price, Peter Lorre, and Boris …

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The Raven – rock album by Lou Reed

The Raven is the nineteenth solo album by Lou Reed. It is a concept album released in 2003 recounting the short stories and poems of Edgar Allan Poe through word and song. In addition to Reed, the album …

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Richard Matheson – author and screenwriter

Richard Matheson (February 20, 1926 – June 23, 2013) was an American author and screenwriter, primarily in the fantasy, horror, and science fiction genres. He may be known best as the author of I Am Legend, …

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The Simpsons: Treehouse of Horror

Treehouse of Horror episodes are a series of episodes in the animated series The Simpsons. They are Halloween specials, each consisting of three separate, self-contained segments. These segments usually involve the Simpson family in some horror, science fiction, or supernatural setting. They …

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The Raven – USA, 1935 – reviews

The Raven is a 1935 American Universal horror film directed by Lew Landers and starring Boris Karloff and Bela Lugosi. Purportedly based upon Edgar Allan Poe‘s famous homonymous poem (but with little connection), featuring Lugosi as a Poe-obsessed mad …

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The Raven – USA, 2012 – reviews

The Raven is a 2012 American horror thriller feature film directed by James McTeigue from a screenplay written by Ben Livingston and Hannah Shakespeare. The movie stars John Cusack, Alice …

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