Edgar Allan Poe

Born: 01/18/1809 in Boston, Massachusetts, USA

Filmography

Writer (44)

Berenice 2014 (Movie)

(From Story)

Nightmares from the Mind of Poe 2014 (Movie)

(Collected Works) (Source Material)

Stonehearst Asylum 2014 (Movie)

(from short story: "The System of Doctor Tarr and Professor Fether") (Source Material)

The Fall of the Louse of Usher 2014 (Movie)

from short story("The Fall of the House of Usher") (From Story)

Tell Tale 2009 (Movie)

(from short story: "The Tell-Tale Heart") (Source Material)

Edgar Allen Poe's House of Usher 2008 (Movie)

(from short story: "The Fall of the House of Usher") (Source Material)

Masters of Horror 2007 (Tv Show)

Source Material

Lunacy 2006 (Movie)

(from stories: "Premature Burial" and "The System of Dr. Tarr and Prof. Father") (Source Material)

The House of Usher 2005 (Movie)

(from short story: "The Fall of the House of Usher") (Source Material)

Usher 2005 (Movie)

(from short story: "The Fall of the House of Usher") (Source Material)

The Mesmerist 2002 (Movie)

(Short Story: The Facts in the Case of M. Valdemar) (Source Material)

Alien Voices: A Halloween Trilogy 1998 - 1999 (TV Show)

From Story

The Mind's Eye 1997 (Movie)

(From Story)

The Black Cat 1994 (Movie)

from short story (From Story)

Haunting Fear 1991 (Movie)

("Premature Burial") (From Story)

The Pit and the Pendulum 1991 (Movie)

from short story("The Pit and the Pendulum") (From Story)

The Haunting of Morella 1990 (Movie)

("Maurella") (From Story)

The Masque of the Red Death 1990 (Movie)

(From Story)

The Simpsons 1990 (Tv Show)

From Story

The Masque of the Red Death 1989 (Movie)

("The Masque of the Red Death") (From Story)

The House of Usher 1988 (Movie)

from short story("The Fall of the House of Usher") (From Story)

La Chute de la maison Usher 1987 (Movie)

("The Fall of the House of Usher") (Source Material (from novel))

The Murders in the Rue Morgue 1986 - 1987 (TV Show)

From Story

Kyvaldo, Jama a Nadeje 1982 (Movie)

from short story("The Pit and the Pendulum") (From Story)

The Black Cat 1979 (Movie)

("The Black Cat") (From Story)

Murders in the Rue Morgue 1971 (Movie)

("Murders in the Rue Morgue") (From Story)

Apokal 1970 (Movie)

(From Story)

La Mansion de la Locura 1970 (Movie)

("The System of Dr Tarr and Professor Fether") (From Story)

The Oblong Box 1969 (Movie)

(From Story)

The Pit and the Pendulum 1966 (Movie)

("The Pit and the Pendulum") (From Story)

The Tomb of Ligeia 1964 (Movie)

(From Story)

The Masque of the Red Death 1963 (Movie)

("The Masque of the Red Death") (From Story)

The Pit and the Pendulum 1961 (Movie)

(From Story)

The Premature Burial 1961 (Movie)

("The Premature Burial") (From Story)

House of Usher 1960 (Movie)

("The Fall of the House of Usher") (From Story)

Phantom of the Rue Morgue 1954 (Movie)

("Murders in the Rue Morgue") (From Story)

The Black Cat 1940 (Movie)

(From Story)

Fool's Fire (TV Show)

From Story

Jaws of Justice (Movie)

(Short Story Author)

The Crime of Dr. Crespi (Movie)

(Short Story Author)

The Fall of the House of Usher (TV Show)

From Story

The Murders in the Rue Morgue (Movie)

(Short Story Author)

The Mystery of Marie Roget (Movie)

(Short Story Author)

The Tell-Tale Heart (TV Show)

From Story
Music (1)

The Merchant of Venice 2004 (Movie)

("Bridal Ballad") (Lyrics)
Actor (1)

Stevie Nicks: In Your Dreams 2013 (Movie)

Himself (Cameo)
Other (9)

Edgar Allan Poe: Terror of the Soul 1994 - 1995 (TV Show)

Other

Tale of a Vampire 1993 (Movie)

from poem("Annabel Lee") (Other)

Two Evil Eyes 1991 (Movie)

from stories(("The Facts in the Case of Mr. Valdemar" "The Black Cat")) (Other)

Buried Alive 1989 (Movie)

from("The Tales of Edgar Allan Poe") (Other)

Toby Dammit 1969 (Movie)

from stories("Metzengerstein") ("Never Bet the Devil Your Head (or "Toby Dammit")") ("William Wilson") (Other)

War Gods of the Deep 1965 (Movie)

from poem (Other)

Tales of Terror 1962 (Movie)

from stories("Morella", "The Black Cat", "The Cask of Amontillado", "The Facts in the Case of M Valdemar") (Other)

The Haunted Palace 1962 (Movie)

from title of poem (Other)

The Raven 1962 (Movie)

from poem("The Raven") (Other)

Relationships

John Allan

Father

Frances Allan

Mother

Virginia Clemm

Wife
Married Aug. 15, 1835 until her death on Jan. 20, 1847; Poe and Clemm were cousins; she was 13 or 14 at the time of their marriage

Maria Clemm

Aunt

Elizabeth Hopkins Poe

Mother
Died in 1811

David Poe

Father
Died in 1811

William Poe

Brother

Rosalie Poe

Sister

EDUCATION

United States Military Academy at West Point

West Point , New York 1830

University of Virginia

1826

Milestones

1849

Wrote the poems "Annabel Lee" and "The Bells" shortly before death; both works published posthumously

1846

Horror tale "The Cask of Amontillado" published in Godey's Lady's Book

1846

Moved to a country cottage in Bronx, NY with ailing wife Virginia; later renamed "Poe Cottage"

1845

Publication of poem "The Raven" turned him into a literary sensation; included in The Raven and Other Poems

1845

Ran own magazine the Broadway Journal

1843

Published the Gothic short stories "The Tell-Tale Heart" and "The Pit and the Pendulum"

1840

Wrote Tales of the Grotesque and Arabesque, a collection of stories including "The Fall of the House of Usher"

1838

Published only complete novel of career The Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym of Nantucket

1836

Married cousin and literary muse Virginia who was reportedly 13 or 14 at the time

1835

Worked for Richmond magazine Southern Literary Messenger as in-house critic

1831

Moved in with aunt Maria Clemm and cousin Virginia in Baltimore, MD

1830

Attended U.S. Military Academy at West Point; expelled a year later for neglect of duty

1829

Wrote second collection of poetry titled Al Aaraaf, Tamberlane, and Minor Poems

1827

Published first book Tamerlane and Other Poems with the byline "by a Bostonian"

1815

Lived and studied in England

1811

Orphaned after both parents died; raised in Richmond, VA by adoptive parents John and Frances Allan

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