Edgar Allan Poe
While the further adventures of everyone’s favorite mad scientist, Herbert West, remain firmly up in the air, you can catch a Re-Animator reunion of sorts this summer if you’re living in or around the Hollywood area.
Despite the fact that two adaptations of Edgar Allan Poe’s The Fall of the House of Usher have been produced in the past three years, indie production company Green Knight Ventures seems convinced that they’ve got a fresh approach to the classic tale.
We recently got an update from one of the hardest working men in horror, Gris Grimly, as to what he's been up to, and two items definitely stood out. First is Edgar Allan Poe's Tales of Death and Dementia, the long-awaited sequel to Grimly's 2004 Tales of Mystery and Madness.
A new movie based on Edgar Allan Poe’s Ligeia is on its way, craftily titled Edgar Allan Poe’s Ligeia. Not going to fool anyone with that title, are they? This is the first we’ve heard of it in a long while, so there’s quite a bit to share.
On the right you can check out a very cool T-shirt design for Marc Lougee’s “The Pit and the Pendulum” (review), the first stop-motion Poe adaptation produced by Ray Harryhausen.
Reviewed by Johnny Butane Starring Jeffrey Combs, Elyse Levesque, Aron Tager, Christopher Heyerdahl
Reviewed by Johnny Butane Animation by Switch VFX Directed by Marc Lougee
As promised we have more info for you on the stop-motion animated adaptation of Edgar Allan Poe’s The Pit and the Pendulum, which was produced by master animator Ray Harryhausen and directed by "Celebrity Death Match" alum Marc Lougee.