Monday, July 23, 2007

Vincent Price Performs "The Raven"

Price avoids the hammy and fruity in his performance, and gives an laudable, honest performance. But for me, the most despairing reading of Poe's bleak lyric lines was the one done on a record by Basil Rathbone, in the 1960s. Still available commercially.

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