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The Raven

Author: Infobase,; MVD (Firm)
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : MVD, New York, N.Y. : Distributed by Infobase, [2010] 2013. ©2010
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics
Summary:
In this rare silent 1915 biographical film produced by the Essanay Film Manufacturing Company, Henry B. Walthall stars as Edgar Allan Poe. An ardent reader of Poe's works since childhood, Walthall here portrays the tortured writer with unfathomable depth and conviction. The Raven chronicles the immigration of Poe's ancestors, the embittered life Poe led, and his early and untimely death. Written and directed by  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Internet videos
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Infobase,; MVD (Firm)
OCLC Number: 1114848844
Notes: Originally released by MVD, 2010.
Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on October 15, 2013.
Target Audience: 6 - 8, 9 - 12, Academic/AP
Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (45 min., 40 sec)) : .
Contents: "The Raven" Prologue: The Ancestors of Poe (3:24); "The Raven": Poe's Adopted Parents (3:27); "The Raven": Romance in Poe's Life (4:36); "The Raven": More Debts (3:04); "The Raven": Another Suitor (4:11); "The Raven": Poe's Banishment (3:09); "The Raven": Mysterious Sounds (3:28); "The Raven": Quoth the Raven, "Nevermore" (6:53); "The Raven": Poe, Broken in Spirit (3:02); "The Raven": Hardship and Death (5:44); "The Raven": Poe's Downfall (4:35); The Raven Silent Film (10:25);
Responsibility: MVD.

Abstract:

In this rare silent 1915 biographical film produced by the Essanay Film Manufacturing Company, Henry B. Walthall stars as Edgar Allan Poe. An ardent reader of Poe's works since childhood, Walthall here portrays the tortured writer with unfathomable depth and conviction. The Raven chronicles the immigration of Poe's ancestors, the embittered life Poe led, and his early and untimely death. Written and directed by Charles J. Brabin, the film is based on the play The Raven: The Love Story of Edgar Allan Poe by George C. Hazelton and The Play by Edgar Allen Poe. Henry B. Walthall, Ernest Maupain, and Eleanor Thompson star. (46 minutes)

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