An Evening of Edgar Allan Poe

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An Evening of Edgar Allan Poe
Directed by Kenneth Johnson
Produced by Samuel Z. Arkoff
Kenneth Johnson
Written by Kenneth Johnson
Edgar Allan Poe
David Welch
Narrated by Vincent Price
Music by Les Baxter
Edited by Jerry Greene
Release date
  • January 1, 1970 (1970-01-01)
Running time
53 minutes
Country United States
Language English

An Evening of Edgar Allan Poe (1970) is a 52-minute film which features Vincent Price reciting four of Edgar Allan Poe's stories, directed by Kenneth Johnson, with music by Les Baxter.[1]

The stories included are: "The Tell-Tale Heart", "The Sphinx", "The Cask of Amontillado" and "The Pit and the Pendulum".

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  1. ^ Weaver, Tom (26 Oct 2004). It Came from Horrorwood: Interviews with Moviemakers in the SF and Horror Tradition. McFarland. p. 30. Retrieved September 24, 2014. 

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