The Professor and the Madman | © Vertical Entertainment
© Vertical Entertainment
Indie Feature Film | 2016-2018 | Biography, Drama | Iceland, USA

Project data

Length of movie124 Min.
Picture formatCinemascope (1 : 2,39)

Trailers/Videos

Brief synopsis

The movie tells the true tale of madness, genius, and obsession that led two remarkable men to leave their imprint on history with the writing of the Oxford English Dictionary.

Cast

ActorRole nameVoice actor / SpeakerVoice actor
Mel GibsonJames Murray [L]
Sean PennDr. William Chester Minor [L]
Natalie DormerEliza Merrett [L]
Eddie MarsanMuncie [SR]
Jennifer EhleAda Murray [SR]
Jeremy IrvineCharles Hall [SR]
David O’HaraChurch [SR]
Ioan GruffuddHenry Bradley [SR]
Stephen DillaneDr. Richard Brayne [SR]
Steve CooganFrederick James Furnivall [SR]
Brendan PatricksLord Randolph Churchill [SR]
Ensemble [BP]Martin Skoda

Crew

ActivityNameComment
Director of photographyKasper Tuxen
Casting directorDaniel Hubbard
Costume designerEimer Ni Mhaoldomhnaigh
DirectorFarhad Safiniaas P. B. Shemran
Director (dubbing)Martin MayGerman version (2019)
EditorDino Jonsäter
EditorJohn Gilbert
ComposerBear McCreary
Production designerTom Conroy
ScreenwriterTodd Komarnicki
ScreenwriterFarhad Safiniaas P. B. Shemran
ScreenwriterJohn Boorman
Literary sourceSimon Winchesternovel

Distributing companies

CompanyComment
Vertical Entertainment [us]USA (Theatrical)

Facilities

DepartmentCompanyComment
Sound (Postproduction)DMT Synchron - Digital Media Technologie GmbH [de]