The Professor and the Madman

72% TMDB 2019 Biography, Drama, Adaptation 2h 4m NR

This true story recounts the compilation of the Oxford Dictionary in 1857, as begun by a professor and his team. But to their amazement, one of the largest contributors was an American Civil War veteran in an asylum who had added over ten thousand words.

Mel Gibson, Sean Penn, Natalie Dormer