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The Murderer (Character)
from The Tell-Tale Heart (1960)

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Alternate Names:
Edgar Marsh / Madman / Martin Johnson / The Servant


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  1. The Tell-Tale Heart (2008/I) Played by Carrington Vilmont (as The Servant)

  2. The Tell Tale Heart (1999) (TV) Played by Jeff Ricketts (as Martin Johnson)

  3. The Tell-Tale Heart (1971) Played by Alex Cord

  4. The Tell-Tale Heart (1960) Played by Laurence Payne (as Edgar Marsh)

  5. The Tell-Tale Heart (1958) Played by Joseph Marzano (as Madman)

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From The Tell-Tale Heart (1971)
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The Murderer: [narrating] I feel I must unburden my soul. My immediate purpose is to place before the world, plainly, succinctly and without comment all the events. And their consequences have terrified, have tortured, have destroyed my whole being. My original soul seemed to take flight from my body...
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