The Black Cat
The Black Cat
by Edgar Allan Poe

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The 1934 Film

Bela Lugosi and Boris Karloff star in this loose retelling.

The 1966 Film

This one sticks to Poe's story, and promises screams of horror.

The 1995 Film

An obscure film, but apparently worth a look if you can find it.


Our Author

The famous Edgar Allan Poe.

1901 Illustration

An illustration of the story's final moment.


Poe Page at the NY Times

You can use it to find some great sources for your paper.

Interactive Poe Timeline

Want to know what the world was like in the time of Poe? Here's a good place to start.

The Edgar Allan Poe Society

A fantastic website with tons of scholarly information on Poe.

A Brief Biography

This is from, a great Poe website.

"About Poe"

From the University of Virginia Library

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