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The professor and the madman / Voltage Pictures presents ; a Voltage Pictures and Fabrica de Cine production ; a Definition Films, 22H22, Zik Zak Filmworks and Caviar Antwerp co-production ; in association with Fastnet Films ; produced by Nicolas Chartier, Gast©đn Pavlovich ; screenplay by Todd Komarnicki and P.B. Shemran ; directed by P.B. Shemran

Safinia, Farhad, (film director,, screenwriter.). Komarnicki, Todd, (screenwriter.). Chartier, Nicolas, (film producer.). Pavlovich, Gast©đn, (film producer.). Gibson, Mel, (actor.). Penn, Sean, 1960- (actor.). Dormer, Natalie, 1982- (actor.). Marsan, Eddie, (actor.). Ehle, Jennifer, 1969- (actor.). Irvine, Jeremy, 1990- (actor.). O'Hara, David, 1965- (actor.). Andrews, Anthony, 1948- (actor.). Gruffudd, Ioan, (actor.). Dillane, Stephen, 1956- (actor.). Coogan, Steve, (actor.). Winchester, Simon. Motion picture adaptation of (work): Professor and the madman. (Added Author). Voltage Pictures, (presenter,, production company.). Fabrica de Cine (Firm), (production company.). Definition Films, (production company.). 22H22, (production company.). Zik Zak Kvikmyndir, (production company.). Caviar Antwerp, (production company.). Fastnet Films, (production company.). Vertical Entertainment (Firm), (publisher.). Mel Gibson, Sean Penn, Natalie Dormer, Eddie Marsan, Jennifer Ehle, Jeremy Irvine, David O'Hara, Anthony Andrews, Ioan Gruffudd, Stephen Dillane, Steve Coogan. (Cast).

Available copies

  • 5 of 6 copies available at LARL/NWRL Consortium.
  • 3 of 4 copies available at Lake Agassiz Regional Library. (Show preferred library)

Current holds

0 current holds with 6 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Crookston Public Library DVD PRO (Text) 33500013141767 Main Available -
Fertile Public Library DVD PRO (Text) 33500013133822 Main Reshelving -
Mahnomen Public Library DVD PRO (Text) 33500013151154 Main Available -
Moorhead Public Library DVD PRO (Text) 33500013133814 Main Checked out 02/22/2020
Grygla LINK Site DVD PRO (Text) 35500005626195 Main Available -
Roseau Public Library DVD PRO (Text) 35500005626203 Main Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9786317897380
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (124 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [Santa Monica, CA] : Vertical Entertainment, [2019]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Based on the book by Simon Winchester.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2019.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Kasper Tuxen ; editor, Dino Jonsater ; music, Bear McCreary
Participant or Performer Note:
Mel Gibson, Sean Penn, Natalie Dormer, Eddie Marsan, Jennifer Ehle, Jeremy Irvine, David O'Hara, Anthony Andrews, Ioan Gruffudd, Stephen Dillane, Steve Coogan.
Summary, etc.:
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.
Target Audience Note:
Rating: Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1; widescreen; Dolby digital 5.1, Dolby digital 2.0.
Language Note:
Closed-captioned; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Subject: Murray, James A. H. (James Augustus Henry), 1837-1915 > Drama.
Minor, William Chester > Drama.
Oxford English dictionary > Drama.
College teachers > Drama.
Lexicographers > Great Britain > Drama.
Psychiatric hospital patients > Great Britain > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Fiction films.
Biographical films.
Historical films.
Detective and mystery films.
Film adaptations.
Topic Heading: Closed-captioned DVDs.

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