The Pale Blue Eye is an upcoming American gothic horror mystery film written and directed by Scott Cooper
Veteran detective Augustus Landor investigates a series of grisly murders with the help of a young cadet who will eventually go on to become the world-famous author Edgar Allan Poe.
Initial release: 23 December 2022
The Pale Blue Eye is a fictional tale, but Cooper considers it a hypothetical journey for the iconic writer, from young amateur to titanic literary figure.
Director: Scott Cooper Producers: Christian Bale, Scott Cooper, John Lesher, Tyler Thompson Cinematography: Masanobu Takayanagi Music director: Howard Shore Executive producers: Tracey Landon, Emily Hunter Salveson, Buddy Patrick, Ryan Smith
The Pale Blue Eye is not based on a true story, even though it involves a historical character. Instead, the movie is based on a fictional book that uses real-life themes.
Christian Bale as Det. Augustus Landor Harry Melling as Edgar Allan Poe Gillian Anderson as Julia Marquis Lucy Boynton as Lea Marquis Charlotte Gainsbourg
Toby Jones as Dr. Daniel Marquis Harry Lawtey as Artemus Marquis Simon McBurney Timothy Spall Robert Duvall as Jean-Pepe Hadley Robinson
West Point, 1830. A world-weary detective is hired to discreetly investigate the gruesome murder of a cadet.