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The Professor and the Madman

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7.3/10
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Drama History 
20192h 4mOn: Starz Kanopy Tags: Based on Books Doctor Adaptation Country: France 

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.The Professor and the Madman featuring Mel Gibson and Sean Penn is streaming on Starz, streaming with subscription on Kanopy, available for rent or purchase on iTunes, and 4 others. It's a biography and drama movie with a less than average Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 44% and a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.3 (26,605 votes).

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Farhad Safinia

Farhad Safinia

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Available to stream on a subscription service (Starz & Kanopy).

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Available to stream on a popular TV everywhere service (Starz).

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Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 2 others).

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Not available to watch free online.

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#3,792 Ranked Movie

#216 Ranked in Movies on Starz

#360 Ranked in History Movies

#402 Ranked in Based on Books Movies

The Professor and the Madman has a less than average Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 44% and a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.3 (26,605 votes). The movie is popular with Reelgood users lately.

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