The film will tell the story of Edgar Allan Poe
Star Chrisrtian Bale appeared alongside Harry Melling in the first images of The Pale Blue Eye, a film about writer Edgar Allan Poe. Bale plays Detective Augustus Landor, while Melling plays the writer.
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In the plot, we find a young Poe (Harry Melling) as a cadet at the Military Academy at West Point, in the USA. When a series of murders takes place at the scene, a more experienced detective (Bale) is called in to investigate them, and soon adopts Poe as his “sidekick”.
The film is directed by Scott Cooper and premieres December 23 in theaters and January 6 on Netflix.