The Museum Collection

Tales of Terror Movie Poster

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Creator: American International
Date: 1962
Format: Movie Poster
Dimensions: 12" x 16"
Source: Gift of Dr. Harry Lee Poe
Collection: Poe Foundation, Inc.
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This is a poster advertising a Spanish dubbed release of the 1962 American International film "Tales of Terror" directed by Roger Corman and starring Vincent Price, Basil Rathbone, and Peter Lorre. The movie features three segments, "The Black Cat/The Cask of Amontillado," "Morella," and "The Facts in the Case of M. Valdemar."

The poster was part of a large collection of Poe movie memorabilia donated to the Poe Museum in 2006 by the Edgar Award-winning author and professor Harry Lee Poe.