January 29, 2010

"The Raven" - Read By Vincent Price
And Christopher Walken

The first publication of "The Raven", including credit given to it's American author Edgar Allan Poe, was in the January 29, 1845 edition of The Evening Mirror (New York, NY - USA). "The Raven" is a narrative poem, which involves a lover lamenting the loss of his love, Lenore.

Below, you'll find two videos with readings of the famous and mysterious poem. Though these talented American actors have somewhat differing styles in their performances, both Vincent Price and Christopher Walken kept the creepy atmos percolating throughout.

Vincent Price - "The Raven"

Christopher Walken - "The Raven"

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