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Summary West Point, 1830. A world-weary detective (Christian Bale) is hired to discreetly investigate the gruesome murder of a cadet. Stymied by the cadets’ code of silence, he enlists one of their own to help unravel the case — a young man the world would come to know as Edgar Allan Poe (Harry Melling).

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Metascore Mixed or Average Based on 40 Critic Reviews
56
User Score Generally Favorable Based on 107 User Ratings
6.5
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Summary West Point, 1830. A world-weary detective (Christian Bale) is hired to discreetly investigate the gruesome murder of a cadet. Stymied by the cadets’ code of silence, he enlists one of their own to help unravel the case — a young man the world would come to know as Edgar Allan Poe (Harry Melling).

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Metascore
Mixed or Average Based on 40 Critic Reviews
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43% Positive
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55% Mixed
22 Reviews
3% Negative
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Metascore
Mixed or Average Based on 40 Critic Reviews
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43% Positive
17 Reviews
55% Mixed
22 Reviews
3% Negative
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Generally Favorable Based on 107 User Ratings
6.5
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40% Mixed
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Generally Favorable Based on 107 User Ratings
6.5
50% Positive
54 Ratings
40% Mixed
43 Ratings
9% Negative
10 Ratings

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Production Company Cross Creek Pictures, Grisbi Productions, Le, Streamline Global Group
Release Date Dec 23, 2022
Duration 2 h 8 m
Rating R
Tagline Every Heart Tells a Tale
Yoga Awards
• 1 Win & 1 Nomination
Visual Effects Society Awards
1 Nomination
Bram Stoker Awards
1 Nomination