Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (Paramount, 1931). Very Fine+. Lobby Card (11" X 14").
    Written by Robert Louis Stevenson as an allegory on the evils of drinking and the darker side of man that came with it, the novel Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde became a sensation when published in 1886 and later inspired a number of film adaptations, including one with John Barrymore in 1920 and another with Spencer Tracy in 1941. However, this is the version that became the one all others have been measured against. Fredric March gives an Academy Award-winning performance in his incredible dual roles for this classic horror film. The transformation special effects (from Jekyll to Hyde) were major feats for the day and still astound modern audiences. Long thought a "lost" film, with MGM buying up the rights to remake the story in 1941, the movie finally resurfaced decades later much to the delight of horror aficionados. It's been fifteen years since Heritage has offered this lobby card, and is only one of three cards in the set to picture March as Hyde. There are few flaws to detract from the card's vibrant presentation, such as light edge wear, some soft handling creases, and a pinhole at the very top. Also apparent are a few faint surface scuffs and a minute tear in the right border. None of this wear affects the fantastic image of Fredric March as the transformed Mr. Hyde. Very Fine+.


    Please see full-color, enlargeable images above for more details.

    View movie details on IMDB
    View movie details on AllMovie


    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    March, 2019
    23rd-24th Saturday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 6
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 690

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    20% of the successful bid (minimum $19) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
    Track Item

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2020 November 21 - 22 Movie Posters Signature Auction - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    Grey is a true asset to Heritage Auctions and Heritage Auctions are a true asset to the Movie Poster Hobby.
    Jim G.,
    Ray, MI
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Auction #162027 spotlights


    Dead Reckoning (Columbia, 1947). Fine/Very Fine. Title Lobby Card & Lobby Card
    BID NOW


    Terror from the Year 5000 (American International, 1958). Folded, Fine/Very Fine. One Sheet
    BID NOW


    Queen of Outer Space (Allied Artists, 1958). Folded, Very Fine. One Sheet
    BID NOW


    Tarzan and the Leopard Woman (RKO, 1946). Folded, Fine/Very Fine. Insert
    BID NOW


    T-Men (Eagle Lion, 1947). Fine on Linen. Trimmed One Sheet
    BID NOW


    Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (Columbia, 1964). Folded, Very Fine-. Six Sheet
    BID NOW


    For a Few Dollars More (United Artists, 1967). Fine- on Linen. Six Sheet
    BID NOW


    Conflict (Warner Bros., 1945). Folded, Fine. Half Sheet
    BID NOW

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search