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In this classic Edgar Allan Poe story, a man commits a murder, but afterward the victim's beating heart torments the murderer's mind.

  1. Jules Dassin


  2. Doane R. Hoag


  3. Edgar Allan Poe


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  1. Joseph Schildkraut

    Joseph Schildkraut

    Young Man

  2. Roman Bohnen

    Roman Bohnen

    Old Man

  3. Oscar O'Shea

    Oscar O'Shea

    First Deputy Sheriff (uncredited)

  4. Will Wright

    Will Wright

    Second Deputy Sheriff (uncredited)

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The Tell-Tale Heart
The Tell-Tale Heart


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Status Released

Release Information

  • October 25, 1941


Original Language English

Runtime 0h 20m

Budget -

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