What Are The Similarities Between Dr Jekyll And Mr Hyde

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The novella of The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde can be likened unto the 1994 movie, The Mask. Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde follows the adventures of a lawyer Mr. Utterson in his quest to learn more about the mysterious Mr. Hyde. As the novel progresses, more questionable actions are taken by Mr. Hyde and deeper and darker discoveries are made about Dr. Jekyll 's scientific experiments. This concept of the duality of human nature is one that is also explored in The Mask. In this movie starring Jim Carrey, a regular banker Stanley Ipkiss is transformed into a maniacal superhero whenever he puts on a mask. This film can be compared to Stevenson’s book as they both display the theme of the duality of human nature. This duality refers to the
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