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Roderick Usher (Character)
from House of Usher (1960)

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House of Usher -- When a beautiful young woman's suitor arrives to ask her hand in marriage, the doors of the mysterious house of Usher fling open...and terror begins.  It seems the young woman's brother is violently oppos- ed to her planned marriage and resorts to macabre ends to prevent the tainted Usher blood from spreading to future generations.

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Alternate Names:
Eric Usher / Lord Roderick Usher / Roderic Usher / Sir Roderick Usher

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  1. Curse of the House of Usher (????) Played by Brian Turner

  2. "Midsomer Murders"
        - Death and the Divas (2013) TV episode, Played by Alexander Owen
        - Dance with the Dead (2006) TV episode, Played by David Henry (as Eric Usher)
  3. Gothica (2013) (TV) Played by Seth Gabel
  4. Requiem for the Damned (2012) Played by Daniel Stevens
    ... aka "Edgar Allan Poe's Requiem for the Damned" - International (English title) (complete title)

  5. House of Usher (2008) Played by Frank Mentier
    ... aka "Edgar Allan Poe's House of Usher" - USA (complete title)
  6. The House of Usher (2006) Played by Austin Nichols
  7. Carefully (2003) Played by Douglas Scott Sorenson
  8. The Fall of the Louse of Usher: A Gothic Tale for the 21st Century (2002) Played by James Johnston
  9. Usher (2000) Played by Curtis Harrington

  10. "The Phantom Eye" (1999) TV series Played by Allen Scotti
    ... aka "Roger Corman's The Phantom Eye" - USA (complete title)
  11. "Tales of Mystery and Imagination"
    ... aka "Edgar Allan Poe's Tales of Mystery and Imagination" - USA (complete title)
        - The Fall of the House of Usher (????) TV episode, Played by Jeremy Crutchley
  12. Two Evil Eyes (1990) Played by Harvey Keitel
    ... aka "Due occhi diabolici" - Italy (original title)
    ... aka "The Black Cat" - International (English title) (segment title)
    ... aka "The Facts in the Case of M. Valdemar" - International (English title) (segment title)

  13. The House of Usher (1989) Played by Oliver Reed
  14. Revenge in the House of Usher (1983) Played by Howard Vernon (as Eric Usher)
    ... aka "Zombie 5" - USA (alternative title)
  15. "Histoires extraordinaires"
        - La chute de la maison Usher (1981) TV episode, Played by Mathieu Carrière (as Sir Roderick Usher)

  16. The Fall of the House of Usher (1979) (TV) Played by Martin Landau
  17. "I racconti fantastici di Edgar Allan Poe"
        - La caduta di Casa Usher (1979) TV episode, Played by Philippe Leroy
        - Il delirio di William Wilson (1979) TV episode, Played by Philippe Leroy
        - Ligeia forever (1979) TV episode, Played by Philippe Leroy
        - Notte in Casa Usher (1979) TV episode, Played by Philippe Leroy
  18. The Fall of the House of Usher (1976) Played by Clifford Dodd
  19. Short Story Showcase: The Fall of the House of Usher (1976) Played by Clifford Dodd

  20. "Mystery and Imagination"
        - The Fall of the House of Usher (1966) TV episode, Played by Denholm Elliott
  21. House of Usher (1960) Played by Vincent Price
    ... aka "The Fall of the House of Usher" - Ireland (English title) (imdb display title), UK (imdb display title), USA (alternative title)

  22. The Fall of the House of Usher (1949) Played by Kay Tendeter (as Lord Roderick Usher)
  23. The Fall of the House of Usher (1942) Played by Curtis Harrington

  24. The Fall of the House of Usher (1928) Played by Jean Debucourt (as Sir Roderick Usher)
    ... aka "La chute de la maison Usher" - France (original title)
  25. The Fall of the House of Usher (1928) Played by Herbert Stern
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  1. The Best of All Time Horror Classics (1985) (V) Played by Vincent Price

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From House of Usher (1960)
Roderick Usher: Madeline and I are like figures of fine glass. The slightest touch and we may shatter. Both of us suffer from a morbid acuteness of the senses. Mine is the worst for having existed the longer, but both of us are afflicted with it. Any sort of food more exotic then the most pallid mash is unendurable to my taste buds... See more »

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