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The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1886) is a novella written by Robert Louis Stevenson.  It was adapted for the stage within 7 months of its publication and has been adapted regularly ever since.  To date, there are more than 100 adaptations spanning drama, film, cartoons, comic books, and other forms.


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Adaptations Edit

List of adaptations here.


  • Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1887) Director: Thomas Russell Sullivan
  • Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1920) Director: John S. Robertson, Writers: Clara Beranger
  • Jekyll & Hyde: The Musical (1990: Alley Theatre) Lyricist: Wildhorn.
  • Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1991: London) Writers: David Edgar (Royal Shakespeare Company)
  • Jekyll & Hyde (1997) Music: Frank Wildhorn, Book and Lyrics: Leslie Bricusse
  • Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde (2009) Playwright: Jeffrey Hatcher
  • Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde (2009) Ursinus College
  • The Scandalous Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde (2010: The Holden Kemble Theatre Company, London)
  • Jekyll & Hyde: Silent Adaptation (2012: Synetic Theater)
  • Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde (2012) Director: Jonathan Holloway
  • Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde (2012: Flipping the Bird)
  • Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde with Mucical Olios (2014: University of Minnesota ) Director: Peter Moore, Vern Sutton.


  • Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1913, USA- Independent Moving Pictures Co. of America) Screenplay: Herbert Brenon; Director: Herbert Brenon
  • ein seltsamer Fall (1914, Germany- Vitascope GmbH), Screenplay: Richard Oswald; Director: Max Mack
  • Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1920, USA- Pioneer Film Company) Screenplay: J. Charles Haydon; Director: J. Charles Haydon
  • Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1931, USA-Paramount Pictures) Screenplay: Samuel Hoffenstein, Percy Heath; Director: Rouben Mamoulian
  • Dr. Jekyll and Mr Hyde (1941, USA- Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer) Screenplay: John Lee Mahin; Director: Victor Fleming
  • The Daughter of Dr. Jekyll (1957, USA- Film Venturers) Screenplay: Jack Pollexfen; Director: Edgar G. Ulmer
  • Le Testament du Docteur Cordelier (1959, France- Radio-Television Francaise) Screenplay: Jean Renoir Director: Jean Renoir
  • The Two Faces of Dr. Jekyll (1960, UK- Hammer Film Productions) Screenplay: Wolf Mankowitz; Director: Terence Fisher
  • Karutha Rathrikal (1967, India) Screenplay: Nagavally R. S. Kurup; Director: Mahesh
  • Dr. Jekyll and Sister Hyde (1971, UK- Hammer Film Productions) Screenplay: Brian Clemens; Director: Roy Ward Baker
  • Dr. Jekyll y el Hombre Lobo (1972, Spain- Arturo Gonzalez Producciones Cinematograficus) Screenplay: Paul Naschy; Director: Leon Klimovsky
  • Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1973, USA-National Broadcasting Company) Screenplay: Sherman Yellen; Director: David Winters
  • Dr. Black, Mr. Hyde (1976, USA-Dimension Pictures) Screenplay: Larry LeBron, Lawrence Woolner; Director: William Crain
  • Docteur Jekyll et les femmes (1981, France-Allegro Productions) Screenplay: Walerian Borowczyk; Director: Walerian Borowczyk
  • Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1981, UK) Director: Alastair Reid
  • Edge of Sanity (1989, USA- Allied Vision) Screenplay: J.P. Felix, Ron Raley; Director: Gerard Kikoine
  • Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (2000, Argentina-Telescene Film Group) Screenplay: Peter M. Lenkov; Direcor: Colin Budds
  • Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (2003, UK-Working Title Televison) Screenplay: Martyn Hesford; Director: Maurice Phillips
  • Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (2006, US) Screenplay: John Carl Buechler; Director: John Carl Buechler
  • Jekyll + Hyde (2006, Canada-J&H Films) Screenplay: David T. Reilly; Director:Nick Stillwell

Comics and Graphic NovelsEdit

  • Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1943, USA: Classic Comics) Illustrator: Arnold L. Hicks.
  • Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde (2003, USA) Creators: Lorenzo Mattotti, Jerry Kramsky, Adeline Darlington.
  • Batman: Jekyll & Hyde (2008, USA) Creator: Paul Jenkins; Illustrators: Jae Lee, Sean Philips
  • The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde: The Graphic Novel (2011, USA) Adapter: CEL Welsh; Illustrator: Lalit Kumar Sharma.
  • The Strange Case of Mr. Hyde (2012, USA), Writer: Cole Haddon; Illustrator: M. S. Corley
  • The Hardy Boys #6: Hyde & Shriek (2013, USA) Author: Scott Lobdell and Daniel Rendon; Illustrators: Sidney Lima and Paulo Henrique
  • The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde: A Graphic Novel (2008, USA) Adapter: Alan Grant; Illustrator: Cam Kennedy.

Novelizations and Other Textual AdaptationsEdit

  • Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Holmes (1980,USA), Author: Loren D. Estleman.
  • The Hyde Effect (1986, USA), Author: Steve Vance
  • Mary Reilly (1990,USA), Author: Valerie Martin.
  • Jacqueline Hyde (1997,USA), Author: Robert Swindells.
  • Further Developments in the Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde (1999,USA) Author: Kim Newman.
  • Goosebumps: Jekyll and Heidi (1999,USA), Author R.L Stine.
  • In Search of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (2000,USA), Author: Raymond McNally and Radu Florescu.
  • A Drug On The Market- Dark Terrors 6 (2002, USA) Author: Kim Newman.
  • On/Off- A Jekyll and Hyde Story ( 2008, USA), Author: Mike Attebery
  • Hyde (2008,USA), Author: Barry Friedman.
  • A Jekyll & Hyde Woman (2010, USA), Author: A.M Murray.
  • Hyde, an Urban Fantasy (2012, USA), Author: Lauren Stewart
  • The Devil Roses: Hyde (2012,USA), Author: TL Brown.
  • Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (2013,USA) Author: Samantha Lee.
  • Save Dr. Jekyll and Destroy Mr. Hyde (2014,USA), Author: Stephen White.
  • Hyde (2014,USA), Author: Daniel Levine.
  • The Journals of Jacob and Hyde (2014,USA), Author: Randall Morris.

Sequels and ParodiesEdit

  • "The Strange Case of Dr. T and Mr. H./Or Two Single Gentlemen rolled into one" (6 February 1886, Punch 90), Author: Anonymous.
  • "Strange Case of the Prime Minister and Mr. Muldoon (With Apologies to Mr. Stevenson)" (1886, England), Author: Arthur Law
  • "The Stranger Case of Dr. Hyde and Mr. Crushall: A Rum-Antic Story" (1886, England), Author: Robert Bathos Staving Son (pseud.)
  • "The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde. In a Minim-Glass" (1888, Fun Aug. 22), Author: Anonymous.
  • "The Untold Sequel of the Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde" (1890, USA), Author: Francis H. Little
  • "Double-Voiced Dan, the Always-on-Deck Detective, or, the Female Jekyll and Hyde: A Weird Mystery of the Great Metropolis" (1892, USA), Author: Gilbert Patten
  • Dr. Pyckle and Mr. Pryde (1925, USA- Joe Rock Comedies) Screenplay: Tay Garrett; Director: Scott Pembroke, Joe Rock
  • Looney Tunes, "The Impatient Patient: (1942, USA: Season 9, Episode 6) Series Creator: Hugh Harmon; Writer: Don Christensen; Directer: Norm McCabe
  • Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Mouse (1947, USA- MGM) Director: Joseph Barbera, William Hanna
  • Walt Disney Presents, "Motor Mania" (1950, USA: Season 2, Episode 12) Series Creator: Hugh Harmon; Writer: Dick Kinney, Milt Schaffer; Director: Jack Kinney
  • The Son of Dr. Jekyll (1951, USA Columbia Pictures) Screenplay: Jack Pollexfen, Mortimer Braus; Director: Seymour Friedman
  • Abbott and Costello Meet Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1953, USA- Universal Studios) Screenplay: Lee Loeb, John Grant; Director: Charles Lamont
  • Looney Tunes, "Dr. Jerkyl's Hide" (1954, USA: Episode 43) Series Creator: Hugh Harmon; Writer: Warren Foster; Director: Friz Freleng
  • Looney Tunes, "Hyde and Hare" (1955, USA: Season 8, Episode 17) Series Creator: Hugh Harmon; Writer: Warren Foster; Director: Friz Freleng
  • Looney Tunes, "Hyde and Go Tweet" (1960, USA: Season 13, Episode 19) Series Creator: Hugh Harmon; Writer: Warren Foster; Director: Friz Freleng
  • The Inspector, "Sicque! Sicque! Sicque!" (1966, USA: Season 1, Episode 9) Series Creator: Friz Freleng; Writer: John W. Dunn; Director: George Singer
  • Scooby-Doo, Where Are You! "Nowhere to Hyde" (1970, USA: Season 2, Episode 18) Series Creator: Joe Ruby, Ken Spears; Writer: Larz Bourne, Tom Dagenais, Bill Lutz; Director: Joseph Barbera, William Hanna
  • Dr. Who, "Jekyll and Hyde on the Forbidden Planet of Evil" (1975, England: Season 13, Serial 2, Story 81) Written by: Louis Marks; Director: David Maloney
  • Dr. Heckyl and Mr. Hype (1980, USA- Cannon Group) Screenplay: Charles B. Griffith; Director: Charles B. Griffith
  • Dottor Jekyll e gentile signora (1980, Italy- Dania Cinematografica) Screenplay: Leo Benvenuti, Pierro De Bernardi, Steno; Director: Steno
  • Jekyll and Hyde... Together Again (1982, USA - Paramount) Writers: Monica Johnson, Harvey Miller, Jerry Belson, Michael Leeson; Director: Jerry Belson.
  • The Benny Hill Show, "Wondergran Meets Dr. Jackal and Mr. Hide" (1981, UK: Season 12, Episode One) Writer: Benny Hill; Director: Dennis Kirkland.
  • Cargo, "Dr. Heckyll and Mr. Jive" (1983, US) Artist: Men At Work.
  • The Trap Door, "Nasty Stuff" (1984, UK: Season 1, Episode 21) Creators: Terry Brain, Charlie Mills.
  • Scooby-Doo! and the Reluctant Werewolf (1988, USA - Warner Bros) Screenplay: Jim Ryan; Director: Ray Patterson.
  • Dr. Jekyll and Ms. Hyde (1995, UK-Rank Organization) Screenplay: Tim John, Oliver Butcher, David Price; Director: David Price
  • Love a Little Stronger, "Bubba Hyde" (1995, USA: track #3) Artist: Diamond Rio.
  • Ozzmosis, "My Jekyll Doesn't Hyde" (1995, UK/USA: track #9) Artist: Ozzy Osbourne
  • Julia Jekyll and Harriet Hyde (1995, UK) Writer: Jim Eldridge; Director: Jeremy Swan
  • "Jacqueline Hyde" (1996, England), Author: Robert Swindells
  • "Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Dog - Adventure of Wishbone, No. 14" (1998, USA) Writer: Nancy Butcher; Illustrator: Jane McCreary
  • "Further Developments in the Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde" (1999, England), Author: Kim Newman
  • Goosebumps, "Jekyll and Heidi" (1999, USA: 14th in series) Writer: R.L. Stein
  • "The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, Reimagined for Modern Times" (2003, USA), Author: Jason Pettus
  • Veggie Tales: A Snoodle's Tale, "The Strange Case of Dr. Jiggle and Mr. Sly" (2004, USA: Episode 22) Writer: Phil Vischer; Producer: David Pitts; Director: Marc Vulcano.
  • "Mrs Hyde" (2005, Italy: song) by Belladonna.
  • Phineas and Ferb, "The Monster of Phineas-n-Ferbenstein" (2008, USA: Season 1, Episode 22) Creator: Dan Povenmire, Jeff Marsh; Writer: Martin Olson, Jon Berry; Director: Zac Moncrief.
  • "Drag Thing, or, The Strange Case of Jackle and Hyde" (2008, USA), Author: Victor J. Banis
  • Monster High, "Fear Pressure" (2011, USA: Season 2, Episode 43). Creator: Garret Sander; Writers: Gitty Daneshvari, Lisi Harrison, Heather Nuhfer; Illustrations by: Kellee Riley, Glen Hanson.

Appropriations Edit

List of examples that use the story, but significantly change characters, setting, etc.

  • The Head of Janus (1920, Germany--Lipow Co.) Writer: Hans Janowitz, Director: F.W. Murnau
  • Pardon My English (1933, USA: Broadway) Lyrics: Ira Gershwin; Director: John McGowan
  • The Nutty Professor (1963, USA--Paramount) Writer: Jerry Lewis, Bill Richmond; Director: Jerry Lewis
  • Count Duckula, "Dr. Goosewing and Mr. Duck" (1989, UK--Thames Television) Writer: Jimmy Hibbert
  • Fight Club (1999, USA--Regency Enterprises, Linson Films) Screenplay: Jim Uhls; Director: David Fincher
  • The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen (1999, USA) Writer: Alan Moore; Illustrator: Kevin O'Neill
  • Inuyasha (2000, Japan--Sunrise) Writer: Katsuyuki Sumisawa; Directors: Masashi Ikeda, Yasunao Aoki
  • Bleach (2001, Japan) Writer/Illustrator: Tite Kubo
  • Sam Winchester's narrative in Supernatural (2005, USA--Warner Bros) Creator: Eric Kripke
  • Hide and Seek (2005, USA--20th Century Fox) Writer: Ari Schlossberg; Director: John Polson
  • Dexter (2006-13, USA--Showtime) Screenplay: James Manos, Jr.
  • Youth in Revolt (2009, USA--Dimension Films) Screenplay: Gustin Nash; Director: Miguel Arteta
  • Black Swan (2010, USA--Fox Searchlight Pictures) Writers: Mark Heyman, Andres Heinz, John McLaughlin; Director: Darren Aronofsky
  • The Strange Case of Dr. Hyde (2012, UK--BBC Radio Scotland) Creator: Chris Dolan
  • Do No Harm (2013, USA--NBC) Writers: Lauren Schmidt Hissrich, Lisa Zwerling, Diana Son, Zev Borow, Tracy Bellomo, Aaron Ginsburg, Wade McIntyre; Director: David Schluner

Cameos and Other Appearances in Popular CultureEdit

  • "Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde" (1968, UK) Song by the Who
  • The Pagemaster (1994, USA--Turning Pictures) Screenplay: David Casci; Director: Joe Johnston

Resources Edit

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