A fictionalized account of the last days of Edgar Allan Poe's life, in which the poet is in pursuit of a serial killer whose murders mirror those in the writer's stories.
- Genre: Crime, Thriller, Mystery
- Studio: Endgame Entertainment, Intrepid Pictures, Relativity Media, FilmNation Entertainment, Galavis Film, Pioneer Pictures
- Keyword: poison, blackmail, masked ball, baltimore, usa, historical figure, buried alive, serial killer, deadline, newspaper review, newspaper office, hard times, life imitates art, pendulum
- Cast: John Cusack, Luke Evans, Alice Eve, Brendan Gleeson, Kevin McNally, Oliver Jackson-Cohen