The professor and the madman
DVD
2019
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When a professor begins compiling the first edition of the Oxford English Dictionary, he receives thousands of entries from a patient in a mental asylum.

Item Details
Subjects:
College teachers -- Fiction.
Mentally ill -- Fiction.
Minor, William Chester -- Fiction.
Murray, James A. H. (James Augustus Henry), 1837-1915 -- Fiction.
New English dictionary on historical principles -- Fiction.
Oxford English dictionary -- Fiction.
Genre:
Biographical films.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Film adaptations.
Historical films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Other Authors:
Chartier, Nicolas, film producer.
Dormer, Natalie, 1982- actor.
Ehle, Jennifer, 1969- actor.
Fábrica de Cine (Firm), production company.
Gibson, Mel, actor.
Gruffudd, Ioan, actor.
Jonsäter, Dino, 1969- editor of moving image work.
Komarnicki, Todd, screenwriter.
McCreary, Bear, composer (expression)
Pavlovich, Gastón, film producer.
Penn, Sean, 1960- actor.
Safinia, Farhad, film director, screenwriter.
Tuxen, Kasper, 1978- director of photography.
Vertical Entertainment (Firm), publisher.
Voltage Pictures, production company.
motion picture adaptation of (work): Winchester, Simon. Professor and the madman.
Description:
1 videodisc (124 minutes) : sound, colour ; 4 3/4 inches
digital optical surround Dolby Digital 5.1, Dolby Digital 2.0
video file DVD video region 1
Target Audience Note:
Canadian Home Video Rating: Not rated.
PG.
Notes:
Originally released as a motion picture in 2019.
Based on the book by Simon Winchester.
Director of photography, Kasper Tuxen ; edited by Dino Jonsater ; music by Bear McCreary.
Mel Gibson, Sean Penn, Ioan Gruffudd, Natalie Dormer, Jennifer Ehle.
DVD ; widescreen presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1, Dolby Digital 2.0.
For private home use only.
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Publisher or Distributor Number:
56286
Link to PAC
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