Jekyll and Hyde


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Jekyll and Hyde

a. a person with two distinct personalities, one good, the other evil
b. (as modifier): a Jekyll-and-Hyde personality
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The term Jekyll and Hyde has become a familiar description of conflicting personalities within a single individual (D'Ammassa 2006: 95), the novella representing the record of a split personality, outlined according to a post-Freudian period, and done by multiple narration and epistolary modes.
Tied with "Stageshow," also with 13 nominations, is Repertory Philippines' (Rep) production of the Broadway musical "Jekyll and Hyde"-a tale of love, redemption, and the seductive power of evil.
This double exposure photograph has become an iconic image in studies of Jekyll and Hyde and its adaptation for stage and screen (see Plate 1); it is used, for example, as the cover for Julia Reid's recent Robert Louis Stevenson, Science and the Fin de Siecle and Martin Danahay and Alex Chisholm's Jekyll and Hyde Dramatized, which also reproduces the script of Mansfield's performance.
The whole school has been involved in the production of Jekyll and Hyde: The Musical which opened on Tuesday and continues tonight and tomorrow, including a Saturday matinee show.
(6) Significantly, although the early film versions resist any suggestions of homosexuality by making both Jekyll and Hyde heterosexual, they also emphasise the function of sexual repression in the story.
Melbourne, Oct 9 (ANI): Oscar winning actor Forest Whitaker and rapper 50 Cent may star together in a modern day version of the classic Jekyll and Hyde.
NEIL Crampton was described by the woman he killed as a 'Jekyll and Hyde' character because of his sudden outbursts.
New research at the University of York has revealed so-called "Jekyll and Hyde" bacteria, suggesting a novel way to control insect pests without using insecticides.
Last November, the makers of Budweiser and other beers began test marketing its Jekyll and Hyde product in four selected U.S.
This not so tongue-in-cheek advice suggests that a lot of Jekyll and Hyde behavior goes on at card tables around the country, and there are people in need of 12-step programs or therapy.
One of the guests in the dinner party, Annabel Treece, has made enquiries about Margaret's past and thinks about Margaret during the party, "A female Jekyll and Hyde....