Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde Poster

Release Date: 1931

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 37 min

Plot Summary
Testing his theory that in every man dwells a good and an evil force, the reserved Dr. Jekyll (Fredric March) develops a formula that separates the two, turning him into a violent ruffian named Mr. Hyde. Thinking he has found the answer to one of life's grandest mysteries, Dr. Jekyll soon realizes he is becoming addicted to his darker self as he unleashes his violent side on earthy dance hall girl Ivy (Miriam Hopkins) and fights Hyde to regain control of his body.

Cast: Fredric March, Miriam Hopkins, Rose Hobart, Holmes Herbert, Halliwell Hobbes, Edgar Norton, Arnold Lucy, Tempe Pigott

Director: Rouben Mamoulian

Genres: Horror

Production Co: Paramount Pictures

Keywords: London, England, Gritty, Dark

Awards

Nominated Writing (Adaptation)
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