William Shatner Recite’s Poe’s “The Raven”

In this memorable appearance on Magical, Musical Halloween back in 1983 gave a recitation of Poe’s classic poem. The perfomance is almost as unforgettable as the poem itself.



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2 thoughts on “William Shatner Recite’s Poe’s “The Raven”

  1. Very nice! I somehow missed this when it aired on television. The 4:22 mark makes me very happy, bringing the pain to the word ‘Wretch, the way only Shatner can.

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