Overview

Based on the story by Robert Louis Stevenson, Dr. Henry Jekyll believes that there are two distinct sides to men - a good and an evil side. He believes that by separating the two, man can become liberated. He succeeds in his experiments with chemicals to accomplish this and transforms into Hyde to commit horrendous crimes. When he discontinues use of the drug, it is already too late.

  1. Rouben Mamoulian

    Director

  2. Robert Louis Stevenson

    Novel

  3. Percy Heath

    Screenplay

  4. Samuel Hoffenstein

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Fredric March

    Fredric March

    Dr. Henry Jekyll / Mr. Edward Hyde

  2. Miriam  Hopkins

    Miriam Hopkins

    Ivy Pearson

  3. Rose Hobart

    Rose Hobart

    Muriel Carew

  4. Holmes Herbert

    Holmes Herbert

    Dr. John Lanyon

  5. Halliwell Hobbes

    Halliwell Hobbes

    Brig. Gen. Sir Danvers Carew

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Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

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Status Released

Release Information

  • December 31, 1931
    PG-13
    Premiere

    Meaning

    Some material may be inappropriate for children under 13. Films given this rating may contain sexual content, brief or partial nudity, some strong language and innuendo, humor, mature themes, political themes, terror and/or intense action violence. However, bloodshed is rarely present. This is the minimum rating at which drug content is present.

  • January 3, 1932
    PG-13
    Theatrical

    Meaning

    Some material may be inappropriate for children under 13. Films given this rating may contain sexual content, brief or partial nudity, some strong language and innuendo, humor, mature themes, political themes, terror and/or intense action violence. However, bloodshed is rarely present. This is the minimum rating at which drug content is present.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 38m

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