Edgar Allan Poe: Central Virginia’s Gothic Son Next Events
AMHERST GLEBE ARTS RESPONSE, INC. (AGAR)
in Collaboration with
Amherst County Recreation/Parks
Public Library, Public Schools Museum and Historical Society
“The Afterlife of Poe”
3 Films from American International Pictures’
1960’s Poe Cycle Starring Vincent Price
"The House of Usher"
Tuesday, November 10 at 6:45 PM, shown at Amherst County Public Library, Madison Hts. Branch, 200 River James, Madison Heights, VA. Based on the Edgar Allan Poe short story, the film is a cult horror classic from 1960. It stars Vincent Price, directed by Roger Corman with Richard Matheson as screen writer. The film series curator is Marcia Robertson, PhD of Sweet Briar College, who will introduce each film and facilitate audience discussions.
"Tales of Terror"
Tuesday, Nov 17 at 6:45 pm at the Amherst County Public Library/Amherst Branch. Tales of Terror consists of three short films based on short stories by Edgar Allan Poe, and stars Vincent Price, Peter Lorre, Basil Rathbone, Debra Paget and Maggie Pierce. Marcia Robertson, PhD of Sweet Briar College, will introduce the films and lead audience discussion.
Tuesday, December 1 at 6:45 PM at the Amherst County Public Library, Madison Heights Branch. This farcical Roger Corman directed film features Vincent Price, Peter Lorre, Boris Karloff and Jack Nicholson. Series curator Marcia Robertson, PhD of Sweet Briar College, will again introduce the film and lead an audience discussion.
All Films are Free Admission
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