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FROM THE PRESS RELEASE:
Horror director Stuart Gordon, brilliant actor Jeffrey Combs
and inspired screenwriter Dennis Paoli - the team that brought you From
Beyond and Re-Animator - team up again to bring you a brand new feature
film - NEVERMORE
incredible Jeffrey Combs stars as Edgar Allan Poe, haunted by spirits
of the dead and the imp of the perverse as he attempts one last
recitation of The Raven to save himself from a life of crushing poverty
and soul destroying alcoholism. The screenplay is adapted from the
script for the stage play Nevermore - which ran in Los Angeles and
toured the country to sold out houses and great acclaim.
is set in 1848, a year after the death of Poe's beloved wife Virginia
(and a year before his own.) He had become internationally famous as the
author of 'The Raven' and his 'Tales of the Grotesque and Arabesque.'
But his fame did not provide fortune and so he was constantly seeking
financial security and respect from the literary establishment.
is Poe in his own words. Our text is taken from his letters and essays
and we have based our evening on reviews and reports of his actual
appearances. Our goal is to present a sense of the fascinating man
behind the poetry and brilliant
tales, a man who could be his own worst enemy, and whose life was even
more bizarre and tragic than his strangest story.
IT'S STUART FREAKIN' GORDON AND JEFFREY FRIGGIN' COMBS DOING EDGAR ALLAN POE. In other words...