The Raven is a gritty thriller which is a fictionalized account of the final days in the life of Edgar Allan Poe. (John Cusack) With a killer on the loose mimicking the murders depicted in the famous author and poet's works, a young Baltimore detective (Luke Evans) must enlist the help of Poe to bring the madman to justice. The stakes get higher when someone close to Poe is threatened, and the two will have to work together to solve the case before time runs out.
The film is directed by James McTeigue (V for Vendetta), the film also stars Alice Eve (Sex and the City 2), Brendan Gleeson (In Bruges) and Oliver Jackson-Cohen (Faster).
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Look for The Raven to hit theaters on April 27th, 2012.