7.3 IMDB Rating
The Professor and the Madman
(The Professor and the Madman)
Director Farhad Safinia
Writer Todd Komarnicki, Farhad Safinia, Simon Winchester
Stars Mel Gibson, Sean Penn, Eddie Marsan
Awards 1 nomination
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.