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Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1941)

Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
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6.8 IMDB rating

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Spencer Tracy Spencer Tracy
Dr. Harry Jekyll / Mr. Hyde
Ingrid Bergman Ingrid Bergman
Ivy Peterson
Lana Turner Lana Turner
Beatrix Emery
Donald Crisp Donald Crisp
Sir Charles Emery
Ian Hunter Ian Hunter
Dr. John Lanyon
Barton MacLane Barton MacLane
Sam Higgins
C. Aubrey Smith C. Aubrey Smith
The Bishop


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John Lee Mahin John Lee Mahin
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Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

1 year, 7 months ago at Dec 20 20:04
You don’t go to MGM for horror, especially during the 1930s and 40s when Universal was cornering the market and RKO’s Val Lewton unit was making artistic works on shoestring budgets. MGM was the home of glamorous movie stars, of heightened romances, epics, and musicals. Yet here is 1941’s spin on Robert Louis Stevenson’s little Gothic novella about the duality of man, and what an odd creat... read more
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Gentle Dr. Jekyll (Spencer Tracy) experiments with human nature, believing that each person has both good and evil sides that can be brought forth chemically. Jekyll tests a serum on himself, releasing his vicious alter ego, Mr. Hyde, on 19th-century London. Prowling the town, Hyde ventures to a music hall and encounters Ivy (Ingrid Bergman), whom he takes forcibly as his mistress. When the serum's effects wear off, Jekyll vows never to take it again. But Hyde is not gone for good.
Release date: 4 December 1941
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Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

“You don’t go to MGM for horror, especially during the 1930s and 40s when Universal was cornering the market and RKO’s Val Lewton unit was making artistic works on shoestring budgets. MGM was the home of glamorous movie stars, of heightened romances, epics, and musicals. Yet here is 1941’s spin on Robert Louis Stevenson’s little Gothic novella about the duality of man, and what an odd creation it is.   MGM essentially took the script of the Pre-Code Paramount classic, gutted the stuff that wouldn’t get past the censors, and put big names squares into round holes. The entire thing takes the Gothic fervor and hothouse sensuality of the 1931 version, complete with similar shot setups, and plays it in the refined, glossy, sexless manner of many an MGM costume spectacle. The first t” read more

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