The Tell-Tale Heart is an upcoming horror film directed by John La Tier, based on Edgar Allan Poe's short story with the same name.
A man is haunted by the heart of a man he murdered. The film will move Poe's story into a contemporary New Orleans setting. Rose Mcgowan will star as a character who "may or may not be real".
Filming began in October 2011 in New Orleans. The first image from the set was released on October 28, 2011. The first trailer for the film was released on May 10, 2013. The film will be sold by Darclight. Footage from the film will be shown at Cannes. The film was produced by the companies Popart Film Factory & Leverage Entertainment.