The film takes place before, during and immediately after the engagement party of Dr.Henry Jekyll and Miss Fanny Osborne, attended by numerous highly respectable guests (a general, a doctor, a priest, a lawyer), the last of which informs the company that a child has been murdered in the street outside. While the others watch a young dancer perform, Dr.Jekyll instructs the lawyer to alter his will, leaving everything to a certain Mr.Hyde. Shortly afterwards, the dancer is found murdered, and the guests realise that one of their number must be a maniac with a prodigious sexual appetite... Written by
Michael Brooke <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Recourse to evil runs rampant against the laws of human restraint.
17 June 1981 (France)
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Also Known As:
Borowczyk's Bloodbath of Doctor Jekyll
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Aspect Ratio: 1.66 : 1
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Did You Know?
"Fanny Osbourne" was the name of Robert Louis Stevenson
's real life fiancée, who was so shocked by his original draft of "The Strange Case of Doctor Jekyll and Mr Hyde" that Stevenson threw the manuscript into the fire and wrote a completely different story. See more
Misfortune follows misfortune. Madame, I have murdered your chauffeur. My humblest apologies.
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