John Cusack and Alice Eve sat down with Shock Till You Drop to discuss The Raven, a new thriller from director James McTeigue (V for Vendetta) that finds Cusack playing Edgar Allan Poe.
The author is caught up in a murder mystery in which a killer is taking a cue from Poe’s oeuvre. Eve, meanwhile, is Emily Hamilton, Poe’s girlfriend.
The film opens in theaters this Friday, April 27th from Relativity and also stars Luke Evans and Brendan Gleeson. After the jump, you’ll find our chat with Cusack and Eve as they discuss their parts, the film and the works of Poe.