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The Son of Dr. Jekyll

1951 1h 17m Horror List
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Edward Utterson (Louis Hayward), the adopted son of an eminent attorney, is expelled from the Royal Academy of Science for conducting inappropriate experiments. His concerned mentor, psychologist Curtis Lanyon (Alexander Knox), reveals to Edward that his real father is the infamous Dr. Henry Jekyll (also Hayward), whose experiments led to madness and the death of both his parents. Although stunned, Edward decides he must vindicate his father by discovering where his experiments went wrong. Read More Read Less
The Son of Dr. Jekyll

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Synopsis Edward Utterson (Louis Hayward), the adopted son of an eminent attorney, is expelled from the Royal Academy of Science for conducting inappropriate experiments. His concerned mentor, psychologist Curtis Lanyon (Alexander Knox), reveals to Edward that his real father is the infamous Dr. Henry Jekyll (also Hayward), whose experiments led to madness and the death of both his parents. Although stunned, Edward decides he must vindicate his father by discovering where his experiments went wrong.
Director
Seymour Friedman
Genre
Horror
Original Language
English
Runtime
1h 17m