Split personality in past and today
Robert Louis Stevenson’s Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde is science fiction novel about split personality in human’s inner side. In this novel, Dr. Jekyll is scientist and doctor who interested in separating human’s mind. He finally successes separating human’s evil side and good side but, he can’t control his evil side. He anguishes how to remedy mistakes; eventually he kills himself because of fear to his evil side, Hyde. It was very shocking story in that days, it influences many movies and books today. One of those is Louis Leterrier’s The Incredible Hulk. But, Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde and The Incredible Hulk are different many things especially characters.
Overall concept of two characters is similar; there are some difference with Dr. Jekyll and Bruce Banner, the main character of Incredible Hulk. In Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, Jekyll transforms to Hyde first time by drinking a medicine that he made. In Incredible Hulk, Bruce was exposed to gamma rays by accident so he becomes hulk. Jekyll is tempted to transform Hyde in succession, he became Hyde more frequently. Bruce try to control himself and suppress himself, finally he can became hulk when he want. The last thing is end of the character. Jekyll suffers with guilty because what Hyde, the other side of him, did. Finally he kills himself because he can’t put up with guilty. Bruce worried that his power not also can save people, but also can harm to people. He fears that, so he decides to live secluded life.
There are difference between Hyde and hulk, too. Hyde is pure evil so he harms peoples and even kills peoples; he is villain. Hulk is aggressive too, but hulk is somewhat controlled by Bruce. So he uses his power to save people and defeat bad guys; he is hero. Hyde tempts Jekyll to transform him constantly for come out to surface of Jekyll and finally rule his body. But hulk doesn’t do any temptation at all. Hyde is focused on evil instinct when he transforms, but hulk is...