The Avenging Conscience: Thou Shalt Not Kill (1914)

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  • The Murderer's Conscience Working
  • The Avenging Conscience Alternative


Based on two stories- "The Tell-tale Heart" and the "Pit and the Pendulum" by Edgar Allan Poe and one poem "Annabel Lee" also by Poe.

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