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Extraordinary Tales (2015)

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An anthology of five animated tales based on classic Edgar Allan Poe stories presented in a feature film format. Through his encounters with the Raven, Poe is given one last chance to divert his destiny in a series of macabre adventures. Using sophisticated 3D rendering and lighting techniques, each segment will visually express the graphic universe of illustration’s masters, thus visually matching the expressionist genius of Edgar Allan Poe’s writing.


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: October 23rd, 2015 (Limited) by GKIDS
Video Release: October 23rd, 2015 by Cinedigm
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 73 minutes
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Keywords: Segments, Voiceover/Narration, Split Screen, Death as a Character
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Production Method:Hand Animation
Creative Type:Fantasy
Production Companies: Melusine Productions, Melon Digital, R&R Communications Inc, The Big Farm, Film Fund Luxembourg
Production Countries: Spain,
United States

Supporting Cast

Stephen Hughes    Crow/Poe
Cornelia Funke    Death
Roger Corman    Prince Prospero


Sir Christopher Lee*    Narrator
Bela Lugosi    Death/Narrator
Julian Sands    Narrator
Guillermo del Toro    Narrator

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Production and Technical Credits

Raul Garcia    Screenwriter
Edgar Allen Poe    Based on Stories by
Stephan Roelants    Producer
Raul Garcia    Co-Producer
Rocio Ayuso    Co-Producer
Serge Ume    Co-Producer
Isabelle Truc    Co-Producer
Fabien Renelli    Line Producer
Aurelien Antezac    Editor
Sergio De La Puente    Composer
Cedric Gervais    Assistant Director
Gilles Rudziaks    Animation Director
Stephane Lecocq    Art Director

Limited and VOD Releases: Vote for the Best Limited Release

October 23rd, 2015


There's quite a few strong limited releases on this week's list, including Suffragette, which is earning by far the loudest buzz. Its reviews are good, but not great. On the other hand, Difret's reviews are great, but it has far less mainstream appeal. Bone Tomahawk has the potential to become a cult favorite, but it is playing on Video on Demand, so it likely won't make an impact at the box office. More...

Home Market Releases for October 20th, 2015

October 20th, 2015

Diary of a Lost Girl

It is a shallow week on the home market. The number one release is Jurassic World, which is one of the biggest hits of all time. The second biggest release according to is the Back to the Future Box Set. There's mostly filler by the time you get to the second page of new releases. As for the best release on this week's list, I'm going old school. ... Really, really old school. Diary of a Lost Girl is 86 years old, but the Blu-ray is Pick of the Week. More...

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