Den Skæbnesvangre opfindelse (1910)

35mm film, black and white, 1.33:1

A Danish horror film directed by August Blom.


Directed by: August Blom
Produced by: Ole Olsen
Written by: August Blom
Cameraman: Axel Sørensen

Alwin Neuss (Dr Jekyll/Mr Hyde)
Emilie Sannom
Holger Pedersen
Ella la Cour
Victor Fabian
Rigmor Jerichau
Julie Henriksen

Alternative Titles

Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde – English language title
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, a Strange Case – English language title
Invención fatal, o Jekyll y Hyde, La – Spanish title
L'Invention fatale, ou Le Docteur Jekyll et Mr. Hyde – French title
L'invenzione fatale, o Il Dottore Jekyll e il Signor Hyde – Italian title
Ein Seltsamer Fall – German title



  • The Bioscope 8 September 1910 p.32 – review
  • Journal of Stevenson Studies vol.13 – article (The obscure cinematic lore of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde: an updated silent era filmography by Steve Joyce)
  • Moving Picture News 24 September 1910 p.10 – review
  • Moving Picture World 24 September 1910 p.685 – review


  • Aurum Film Encyclopedia: Science Fiction by Phil Hardy (ed) pp.42-43
  • by Walt Lee p.106 – credits
  • Vintage Science Fiction Films, 1896-1949 by Michael Benson p.143