The Ugly Duckling (1959)

09/09/1959 (GB) ComedyCrime 1h 24m
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Henry Jekyll was always the outsider, a bungling and awkward buffoon, relegated to waiting for his invitation to participate in life that never arrived: until he discovers a medical formula developed by a dead uncle, which claimed to turn 'a man of timid disposition into a bold, fearless dragon'. Taking a draught of the elixir Henry is transformed into suave, sophisticated and highly desirable Teddy Hyde. Armed with his new persona, Teddy is ready to face the world; but is Henry ready for the consequences?

  1. Lance Comfort

    Director

  2. Sid Colin

    Screenplay

  3. Jack Davies

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Bernard Bresslaw

    Bernard Bresslaw

    Henry Jekyll / Teddy Hyde

  2. Jon Pertwee

    Jon Pertwee

    Victor Jekyll

  3. Reginald Beckwith

    Reginald Beckwith

    Reginald

  4. Maudie Edwards

    Maudie Edwards

    Henrietta Jekyll

  5. Richard Wattis

    Richard Wattis

    Barclay

  6. Elwyn Brook-Jones

    Dandy

  7. Michael Ripper

    Michael Ripper

    Fish

  8. David Lodge

    David Lodge

    Peewee

  9. Keith Smith

    Figures

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The Ugly Duckling

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Original Language English

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