The Avenging Conscience: or 'Thou Shalt Not Kill'
The Avenging Conscience: or 'Thou Shalt Not Kill' (1914)

This innovative psychological drama tells the tale of a young man with a fondness for reading Edgar Allen Poe, who is forced to choose between having his uncle's wealth and marrying the girl he loves. He makes a choice and she jilts… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: August 24, 1914
DVD Release Date: November 18, 2008
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