Check out the second TV spot for THE RAVEN. The movie is directed by James McTeigue and stars John Cusack, Luke Evans, Alice Eve, Brendan Gleeson, Oliver Jackson and flies into theaters on April 27th.
In this gritty thriller, Edgar Allan (John Cusack, Being John Malkovich) joins forces with a young Baltimore detective (Luke Evans, Immortals) to hunt down a who’s using ’s own works as the basis in a string of brutal murders. Directed by James McTeigue (V for Vendetta), the film also stars Alice Eve (Sex and the City 2), Brendan Gleeson ( ) and Oliver Jackson-Cohen (Faster).
When a mother and are found brutally murdered in 19th century Baltimore,Detective Emmett Fields makes a startling discovery: the crime resembles a fictional murder described in gory detail in the local newspaper— of a collection of stories penned by struggling and social pariah Edgar Allan . But even as Poe is questioned by police, another grisly murder occurs, also inspired by a popular Poe story.
Realizing a serial killer is on the loose using ’s writings as the backdrop for his bloody rampage, Fields enlists the author’s help in stopping the attacks. But when it appears someone close to Poe may become the murderer’s next victim, the stakes become even higher and the inventor of the detective story calls on his own powers of deduction to try to solve the before it’s too late.
Source: Dread Central