Relativity Media has released the first official movie poster for James McTeigue’s new Edgar Allen Poe murder-mystery thriller “The Raven,” witch stars John Cusack as Poe, Luke Evans, Alice Eve, Brendan Gleeson and Oliver Jackson-Cohen.

Although, fictionalized, “The Raven” tells the story of the last five mysterious days of Edgar Allen Poe’s life, following Poe as he joins the hunt for a serial killer whose murders are inspired by his own stories.

“The Raven” drops March 9th, 2012.