Del Tenney WriterKermit Christman, Margot Hartman DirectorsDel Tenney, Kermit Christman CastKatherine Heigl (Ann Hedgerow), Jeremy London (Ethan Poe/Frederick Usher), Whitney Dylan, William Katt, Nick Stabile Similar moviesThe Last Witch Hunter, Captain America: The First Avenger, Pitch Perfect 2, Jupiter Ascending, Frozen, The Avengers
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Descendant 2003 movie trailer
Descendant is a 2003 film starring Katherine Heigl and Jeremy London based on the story "The Fall of the House of Usher" by Edgar Allan Poe.
Ethan Poe, a writer living in the shadow of his infamous ancestor, is under deadline to finish his next book. He moves to a smalltown to concentrate on his novel and meets Anne who falls for the troubled writer. When the shadow of Poe's ghost falls over the two lovers women turn up murdered in Poe-etic fashion. Ethan is the Police's prime suspect. Is Anne next to be murdered? Can she save herself from the dark curse on the Poe family?
Jeremy London as Ethan Poe / Frederick Usher
Katherine Heigl as Ann Hedgerow / Emily Hedgerow
Nick Stabile as Deputy John Burns
Arie Verveen as Edgar Allan Poe
William Katt as Dr. Tom Murray
Whitney Dylan as Lisa
Matt Farnsworth as Keifer Hedgerow
Margot Hartman as Margaret Usher (credited as Margot Hartman Tenney)