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The professor and the madman

Author: Farhad SafiniaTodd KomarnickiNicolas ChartierGastón PavlovichMel GibsonAll authors
Publisher: [Santa Monica, CA] : Vertical Entertainment, [2019] ©2019
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Professor James Murray begins work compiling words for the first edition of the Oxford English Dictionary in the mid 19th century, and receives over 10,000 entries from a patient at Broadmoor Criminal Lunatic Asylum, Dr. William Minor.
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Genre/Form: DVD-Video discs
Biographical films
Drama
Feature films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Fiction films
Historical films
Detective and mystery films
Film adaptations
Named Person: James A H Murray; William Chester Minor
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Farhad Safinia; Todd Komarnicki; Nicolas Chartier; Gastón Pavlovich; Mel Gibson; Sean Penn; Natalie Dormer; Eddie Marsan; Jennifer Ehle; Jeremy Irvine; David O'Hara; Anthony Andrews; Ioan Gruffudd; Stephen Dillane; Steve Coogan; Simon Winchester; Voltage Pictures,; Fábrica de Cine (Firm),; Definition Films,; 22H22,; Zik Zak Kvikmyndir,; Caviar Antwerp,; Fastnet Films,; Vertical Entertainment (Firm),
OCLC Number: 1107801450
Language Note: Closed-captioned; closed-captioned.
Notes: Widescreen.
Based on the book by Simon Winchester.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2019.
Credits: Director of photography, Kasper Tuxen ; editor, Dino Jonsater ; music, Bear McCreary.
Cast: Mel Gibson, Sean Penn, Natalie Dormer, Eddie Marsan, Jennifer Ehle, Jeremy Irvine, David O'Hara, Anthony Andrews, Ioan Gruffudd, Stephen Dillane, Steve Coogan.
Target Audience: Rating: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (124 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; NTSC, region 1; widescreen; Dolby digital 5.1, Dolby digital 2.0.
Responsibility: Voltage Pictures presents ; a Voltage Pictures and Fábrica de Cine production ; a Definition Films, 22H22, Zik Zak Filmworks and Caviar Antwerp co-production ; in association with Fastnet Films ; produced by Nicolas Chartier, Gastón Pavlovich ; screenplay by Todd Komarnicki and P.B. Shemran ; directed by P.B. Shemran

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Professor James Murray begins work compiling words for the first edition of the Oxford English Dictionary in the mid 19th century, and receives over 10,000 entries from a patient at Broadmoor Criminal Lunatic Asylum, Dr. William Minor.

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