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The avenging conscience [videorecording] / written and directed by D.W. Griffith ; Edgar Allen Poe (sic) ; directed by D.W. Griffith ; screenplay by D.W. Griffith and Frank E. Woods.

Griffith, D. W. (David Wark), 1875-1948 (Added Author). Woods, Frank E. (Added Author). Walthall, Henry B. (Henry Brazeale), 1878-1936 (Added Author). Sweet, Blanche. (Added Author). March, Mae, 1895-1968 (Added Author). O'Moore, Barry, 1880-1945 (Added Author). Arvidson, Linda, 1884-1949 (Added Author). Poe, Edgar Allan, 1809-1849 Tell-tale heart. (Added Author). Poe, Edgar Allan, 1809-1849 Annabel Lee. (Added Author). Kino International Corporation. (Added Author).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Ohio Twp PL - Bell Road Library DVD GRIFFITH (DRAMA) (Text) 39206020165526 Audiovisual - DVD Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 91 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Full-frame.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Kino, 2008.

Content descriptions

General Note: Avenging conscience originally produced as a motion picture in 1914.
Edgar Allen Poe (sic) originally produced as a short film in 1909.
Avenging conscience based on Tell-tale heart and Annabel Lee by Edgar Allan Poe.
Special features: Mastered in HD from a 35mm archive print from the Raymond Rohuer Collection; Piano score compiled and performed by music historian Martin Marks (2.0 Stereo); Griffith's 1909 short Edgar Allan Poe (sic), mastered in HD from a 35mm archive print from the Museum of Modern Art; Notes on the preparation of the music score.
Participant or Performer Note: Avenging conscience: Henry B. Walthall, Blanche Sweet, Mae Marsh.
Edgar Allen Poe (sic): Herbert Yost, Linda Arvidson.
Summary, etc.: Avenging conscience: A young writer who was raised by a stern uncle falls in love with a young woman. When the uncle attempts to track down the woman, the nephew kills him and then see ghosts.
Edgar Allan Poe: a biographical short on one of history's most haunting writers.
System Details Note: DVD.
Language Note: Silent with English intertitles.
Subject: Poe, Edgar Allan, 1809-1849.
Digital recordings.
Family > Drama.
Uncles > Death > Drama.
Ghosts > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Silent films.
Horror films.
Horror > Feature.
Biographical (Nonfiction)

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