Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
12mins10sec Silent B&W #FilmHistory #DualityofHumankind
“I learned to recognise the thorough and primitive duality of man; I saw that, of the two natures that contended in the field of my consciousness, even if I could rightly be said to be either, it was only because I was radically both.”
― Robert Louis Stevenson,
Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1886)
(1912) "Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde"
this was brought to my attention by Mandy
The very first version of "Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde" R.L. Stevenson (1886) was a four act play Stage Production in 1887 The play debuted in Boston, MA in May 1887, and a revised version opened on Broadway in September of that year. An actor named Richard Mansfield played the dual characters, Dr Henry Jekyll and Mr Edward Hyde