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The professor and the madman / produced by Nicolas Chartier, Gastón Pavlovich ; written by John Boorman, Todd Komarnicki, Farhad Safinia ; directed by P.B. Sherman.

Safinia, Farhad, (screenwriter,, director.). Gibson, Mel, (actor.). Penn, Sean, 1960- (actor.). Gruffudd, Ioan, Motion picture adaptation of (work). (actor.). Winchester, Simon. Professor and the madman. (Added Author). Mel Gibson, Sean Penn, Ioan Gruffudd, Natalie Dormer, Jennifer Ehle. (Cast).
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Available copies

  • 16 of 45 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

4 current holds with 45 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch VID PRO DVD (Text) 34207002279991 DVDs-Adult Checked out 11/15/2019
Benton Co PL - Fowler DVD 1995 DRA (Text) 34044000995744 DVD Reshelving -
Bloomfield Eastern Greene Co PL - Bloomfield Main DVD PRO (Text) 36803001108898 DVD Checked out 11/16/2019
Boswell Grant Twp PL - Boswell DVD PRO (Text) 38144000398521 DVD Collection Reshelving -
Brownstown PL - Brownstown ADVD PROFESS (Text) 79361000114386 Adult Fiction DVDs Available -
Camden-Jackson Twp PL - Camden DVD 1467 PRO (Text) 74082000021736 DVD Available -
Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola DVD (Text) 33118000191386 New DVD Checked out 11/18/2019
Centerville Center Twp PL - Centerville DVD 1802 PRO (Text) 76895000282923 1st Floor Audio Visual Available -
Clinton PL - Clinton DVD #3613 (Text) 36806010329017 AUDIOVISUAL Available -
Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver DVD PROFESSOR AND THE MADMAN (Text) 34304000950708 Adult - DVD Checked out 11/15/2019
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Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (124 min.) : sound, color ; 12 cm.
  • Publisher: Santa Monica, California : Lionsgate, [2019]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 2019.
Based on the book by Simon Winchester.
Dolby digital 5.1, wide screen 1.85:1.
Participant or Performer Note:
Mel Gibson, Sean Penn, Ioan Gruffudd, Natalie Dormer, Jennifer Ehle.
Summary, etc.:
The professor and the madman tells the unbelievable true story of a murderer confined to an insane asylum and his unlikely bond with a brilliant Oxford professor. Drawn together by the fine line between madness and genius, these remarkable men form an unbreakable friendship in pursuit of changing the course of history.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: Not rated.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
For private home use only.
Language Note:
Closed-captioned, English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing..
Subject: Murray, James A. H. (James Augustus Henry), 1837-1915. > Drama.
Minor, William Chester. > Drama.
Oxford English dictionary > Drama.
College teachers > Drama.
Mentally ill > Drama.
Winchester, Simon. > Film adaptations.
Genre: Biographical films.
Historical films.
Film adaptations.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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