The Tell-Tale HeartThe Tell-Tale Heart (1953) Theatrical Cartoon
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- Theatrical ShortShort
- Traditional Animation
- UPA Productions
- Distributed by: Columbia Pictures
- Voice Actors: Stanley Baker, James Mason.
- Directed By Ted Parmelee, Art Babbitt.
- Produced By John Hubley, Stephen Bosustow.
- Animated By Pat Matthews.
- Written By Fred Gable, Bill Scott, Edgar Allan Poe.
- Awards: Academy Award Nominee, Best Short Subject (Cartoon), 1954.
- Music: Boris Kremenliev.
- Originally Released on December 27, 1953.
- Originally Released Theatrically.
- Running Time: 7:24 minutes.
- Production Number: 5309
A dark adaptation of Edgar Allan Poe's short story about a man who is haunted by the beating heart of the man whom he has murdered.
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Many sources state this film was originally promoted as being produced in 3-D. There is no indication the film was ever produced stereoscopically, much less released in 3-D. This was the first cartoon to be X-rated (adults only) in Great Britain... (more)
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