Professor and the Madman


Release Date

Professor James Murray (Mel Gibson) 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 (Sean Penn).

The film was written byr Farhad Safinia (Apocalypto), making his feature directing debut. The film also stars Natalie Dormer (Game of Thrones), Ioan Gruffudd (San Andreas), Jeremy Irvine (Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again), Steve Coogan (Stan & Ollie), Jennifer Ehle (The Miseducation of Cameron Post), and Eddie Marsan (Ray Donovan).

Running time

2h 04 min


Under 12 Not Allowed

Production Company

Voltage Pictures


Estonian Theatrical Distribution OÜ

Running time: 2h 04 min

Rating: Under 12 Not Allowed

Production Company: Voltage Pictures

Studio: Estonian Theatrical Distribution OÜ



Genres: Drama