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Status: Released

Runtime: 111

Budget: $26,000,000

Revenue: $29,657,751

Language: en

Webpage: -

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  •  R

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Alternative Titles

  • Raven, The
  • Raven, The (2012)
  • เจาะแผนคลั่ง ลอกสูตรฆ่า
  • 推理作家ポー 最期の5日間
  • Ворон
Content Score: 100


6.0/10 (195 votes)


A fictionalized account of the last days of Edgar Allan Poe's life, in which the poet is in pursuit of a serial killer whose murders mirror those in the writer's stories.


The only one who can stop a serial killer is the man who inspired him.


Director: James McTeigue
Writers: ,

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John Cusack

John Cusack
as Edgar Allan Poe

Luke Evans

Luke Evans
as Detective Emmett Fiel…

Alice Eve

Alice Eve
as Emily

Brendan Gleeson

Brendan Gleeson
as Colonel Hamilton

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A review by John Chard

Elementary my dear Edgar.

The Raven is directed by James McTeigue and written by Ben Livingston and Hannah Shakespeare. It stars John Cusack, Luke Evans, Alice Eve and Brendan Gleeson. Music is by Lucas Vidal and cinematography by Danny Ruhlmann.

"On October 7, 1849, Edgar Allan Poe was found, near death, on a park bench in Baltimore, Maryland. The last days of his life remain a mystery"

It's a real smart idea that the makers have here, putting their own theory forward on what happened in the lead up to Poe's death. Essentially a period whodunit procedural as Poe (Cusack) and Inspector... read the rest.