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The Fall of the House of Usher
Directed by Curtis Harrington • 1942 • United States
Starring Curtis Harrington, Robert Macleay
Made while he was still in high school, Curtis Harrington’s first film—in which he also stars in a gender-bending double role—is his personal take on the Edgar Allan Poe story, which he would revisit nearly six decades later in his final work, USHER.