poster of The Professor and the Madman
Rating: 7.4/10 by 54 users

The Professor and the Madman (2019)

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.

Directing:
  • Farhad Safinia
Writing:
  • John Boorman
  • Todd Komarnicki
  • Farhad Safinia
  • Simon Winchester
Stars:
Release Date: Thu, Mar 07, 2019

Rating: 7.4/10 by 54 users

Alternative Title:
Профессор и безумец - RU

Country:
Ireland
United States of America
France
Language:
English
Runtime: 02 hour 04 minutes
Budget: $25,000,000
Revenue: $0

Plot Keyword: based on novel or book, professor, lunatic asylum, biography, mental patient, dictionary, 19th century