Who saw the movie of "The Fall of the house of Usher"???greenspun.com : LUSENET : The Work of Edgar Allan Poe : One Thread
I need to know if the movie is actually scary? And if the movie is different from the original story? And if I should rent it?
-- Anonymous, December 08, 2000
I have saw the movie. We had to watch the movie in our english class. It wasn't too scary. There were a coulpe of parts that were sorta scary. I haven't saw or read the original story so I don't know how they are different. I thought it was an OK movie. If that helps you decide on renting it or not.
-- Anonymous, December 10, 2000
the movie is really freacky and yes it is different from the storie i recomend you try and read the story i know the one major difference is that the narrator is in the story is rodricks boyhood friend and in the movie he is madelin's feoncay sorry i am not a good speller and she beats rodrick to death in the story but in the movie she just chocks him if you have read "The Murders In The Rue Morgue" please please please help me out and give me a very discreat summary of it please i would really appreciate it
-- Anonymous, December 11, 2000
YEAH the movie is scary its a very creapy house that the ushers live in evil stuff will happen at night and the girls family are freaky looking i would not wanna live in that old scary haunted house at all the Movie is a lot scaryer than the book my sister read it and i have to read another book about its a great movie LOVE YOUR FRIEND KATHLEEN
-- Anonymous, April 08, 2001
the movie is not worth renting. It changes important sequences of the original story plus it is made so bad, with so little quality and sense, that you are not horrified by the story but by the terrible making of this "film". Don't watch it, the story is much better (if you read the story twice, you'll understand it better ;)
-- Anonymous, February 11, 2003