West Point, 1830. In the early hours of a grey winter morning, a cadet is found dead. But after the body arrives at the morgue, tragedy becomes savagery when it’s discovered that the young man’s heart has been skilfully removed,
A world-weary detective is hired to investigate the murder. Stymied by the cadets' code of silence, he enlists one of their own to help unravel the case - a young man the world would come to know as Edgar Allan Poe.
Starring Christian Bale, Gillian Anderson and Harry Melling this is bound to chill your bones and quicken the pulse.