Abbott and Costello Meet Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

Synopsis: Slim and Tubby are American cops in London to study police tactics. They wind up in jail and are bailed out by Dr. Jekyll. Jekyll has been murdering fellow doctors who laugh at his experiments. He has more murders in mind. At one point the serum that turns Jekyll into the murderous Hyde gets injected into Tubby.
Director(s): Charles Lamont
Production: MCA/Universal Pictures
Rotten Tomatoes:
76 min

question. And you got a silly answer.



It was you

who put up the bond.

I couldn't allow my favorite ward

and her friends to languish in prison.

Not being a member of the suffragettes,

I think I ought to pay my share.

That's not necessary.

Why you had the money all the time.

You could've gotten out yourself.

And miss all the fun

of being with you?

I don't think I've met your

friend, Vicky. I'm sorry.

This is Bruce Adams,

Dr. Jekyll.

Dr. Jekyll.

How do you do?

Bruce works

on the Daily Reporter.

I think I've talked him into

writing a very good story...

about our

suffragette movement.

That should be most interesting

reading. Good day, sir.

I've no more appointments

today, Vicky.

I thought we could

take a drive and have dinner.

I'm sorry. I can't, Henry.

We're having an early show

at the Music Hall tonight.

Oh, dear. Well, at least there'll

be time for a short drive.

My coachman can drop me at the house

and then take you on to the Music Hall.

That would be nice.

Dr. Jekyll, you wouldn't be

going toward the West End?

As a matter of fact, I was... Then

you won't mind dropping me off.

Thank you.

I hope I'm not crowding you.

Not at all.

It's very comfortable.

Home, Watkins.

Yes, sir.


This is what I get for putting

two Americans on the force...

so they can learn

our police methods.

Bring them in.

Yes, sir.

You're finished, Tubby, through.

You've perpetrated your last farce.

You're a disgrace to the

department. You're right, Inspector.

We can't have men like him

on our police force, can we?


You can say, since it's the woman who

makes the home, raises the family...

and is the nursemaid, housemaid,

and general handyman...

she should be entitled

to equal rights.

Do you conduct the

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