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    Video thumbnail: American Masters Behind the scenes of "Edgar Allan Poe: Buried Alive"

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    Behind the scenes of "Edgar Allan Poe: Buried Alive"

    Actor Denis O'Hare and American Masters Executive Producer Michael Kantor discuss the film

    Behind the scenes of "Edgar Allan Poe: Buried Alive"

    Video thumbnail: American Masters The fake news behind Edgar Allan Poe's reputation

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    The fake news behind Edgar Allan Poe's reputation

    Rufus Griswold, Poe's rival, wrote the obituary that cast him as a lunatic and a madman.

    The fake news behind Edgar Allan Poe's reputation

    Video thumbnail: American Masters Experience Poe's dramatic readings of "The Raven"

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    Experience Poe's dramatic readings of "The Raven"

    After Poe released "The Raven," he became famous for his dramatic readings of the poem.

    Experience Poe's dramatic readings of "The Raven"

    Video thumbnail: American Masters The Deaths of the Women in Poe's Life

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    The Deaths of the Women in Poe's Life

    Throughout his life, Edgar Allan Poe lost most of the women he loved.

    The Deaths of the Women in Poe's Life

    Video thumbnail: American Masters Denis O'Hare on Becoming Poe

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    Denis O'Hare on Becoming Poe

    Denis O'Hare discusses preparing for the role of Edgar Allan Poe.

    Denis O'Hare on Becoming Poe

    Video thumbnail: American Masters Denis O'Hare brings to life "The Man of the Crowd"

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    Denis O'Hare brings to life "The Man of the Crowd"

    "There are some secrets which do not permit themselves to be told..."

    Denis O'Hare brings to life "The Man of the Crowd"

    Video thumbnail: American Masters Mash-up: Edgar Allan Poe's "The Raven"

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    Mash-up: Edgar Allan Poe's "The Raven"

    Listen to a compilation of Edgar Allan Poe's famous poem "The Raven"

    Mash-up: Edgar Allan Poe's "The Raven"

    Video thumbnail: American Masters See inside the mind of a ranting and raving Edgar Allan Poe

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    See inside the mind of a ranting and raving Edgar Allan Poe

    Denis O'Hare embodies the caricature of a nervous, ranting and raving Poe.

    See inside the mind of a ranting and raving Edgar Allan Poe

    Video thumbnail: American Masters Filmmaker Roger Corman on "The Fall of the House of Usher"

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    Filmmaker Roger Corman on "The Fall of the House of Usher"

    Roger Corman's success making "The Fall of the House of Usher" led to a "cyle of Poe"

    Filmmaker Roger Corman on "The Fall of the House of Usher"

    Video thumbnail: American Masters How Filmmaker Roger Corman brought Poe to the big screen

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    How Filmmaker Roger Corman brought Poe to the big screen

    Roger Corman discusses some of the challenges he faced in bringing Poe's stories to life.

    How Filmmaker Roger Corman brought Poe to the big screen

    Video thumbnail: American Masters Filmmaker Roger Corman's dream-like world of Edgar Allan Poe

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    Filmmaker Roger Corman's dream-like world of Edgar Allan Poe

    In adapting Poe's work for cinema, Roger Corman wanted to emphasize the unconscious mind.

    Filmmaker Roger Corman's dream-like world of Edgar Allan Poe

    Video thumbnail: American Masters Edgar Allan Poe: The Five Biggest Myths About Poe

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    Edgar Allan Poe: The Five Biggest Myths About Poe

    How well do you know Edgar Allan Poe? See if you can separate fact from fiction.

    Edgar Allan Poe: The Five Biggest Myths About Poe

    Video thumbnail: American Masters Edgar Allan Poe: Buried Alive - Trailer

    American Masters

    Edgar Allan Poe: Buried Alive - Trailer

    Discover the real story of the notorious author, starring Denis O’Hare as Edgar Allan Poe.

    Edgar Allan Poe: Buried Alive - Trailer

    Video thumbnail: American Masters Garrison Keillor reads Edgar Allan Poe's "Annabel Lee"

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    Garrison Keillor reads Edgar Allan Poe's "Annabel Lee"

    Author, radio host and American Master Garrison Keillor reads Edgar Allan Poe's "Annabel

    Garrison Keillor reads Edgar Allan Poe's "Annabel Lee"

    Video thumbnail: American Masters The story of Wally Coberg

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    The story of Wally Coberg

    Filmmaker Eric Stange tells the story of Wally Coberg.

    The story of Wally Coberg

    Video thumbnail: American Masters Hear the story of Edgar Allan Poe's only novel

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    Hear the story of Edgar Allan Poe's only novel

    Edgar Allan Poe's only novel was not well received and is still debated today.

    Hear the story of Edgar Allan Poe's only novel