Literary Flicks - Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

Starts:Tuesday, October 09, 2018  7:30 PMEnds:Tuesday, October 09, 2018  9:00 PM



Newport Public Library

35 NW. Nye St

Newport, OR 97365

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Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde is a 1941 film based on Robert Louis Stevenson's 1886 novella the Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde. Spencer Tracy stars as Dr. Henry Jekyll, who believes good and evil exist in everyone. He tests an elixer he develped on himself, which reveals his evil side, Mr. Hyde. As Hyde, he abuses Ivy Pearson (Ingrid Bergman), while as Jekyll, he plans to marry Beatrix Emery (Lana Turner). The movie was nominated for three Oscars - for Best Cinematography (Black-and-White), Best Film Editing, & Best Music, Scoring of a Dramatic Picture.

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