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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.

Director: Farhad Safinia
Writer: John Boorman, Todd Komarnicki, Farhad Safinia, Simon Winchester (book)
Production: Vertical Entertainment
Year: 2019
MetaScore: 25/100
ImdbRating: 7.3
BoxOffice: N/A
Released: 10 May 2019
Awards: 1 nomination.

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Cast

James Murray - Mel Gibson
Dr. William Chester Minor - Sean Penn
Mr. Muncie - Eddie Marsan
Eliza Merrett - Natalie Dormer
Ada Murray - Jennifer Ehle
Frederick James Furnivall - Steve Coogan
Dr. Richard Brayn - Stephen Dillane
Henry Bradley - Ioan Gruffudd
Charles Hall - Jeremy Irvine
Philip Lyttelton Gell - Laurence Fox
Benjamin Jowett - Anthony Andrews
Max Mueller - Lars Brygmann
Henry Liddell - Bryan Murray
Church - David O'Hara
Tom Coleman - Sean Duggan
Clare Merrett - Olivia McKevitt
Iris Merrett - Emily Daly
Jack Merrett - Luke Harman
Peggy Merrett - Teegan Devlin
Peter Merrett - Nathan Harte
Olive Merrett - Alice Kelly
Olive Merrett - Aoife Kelly
Oswyn Murray - Phonsie Wardell
Harold Murray - Robert McCormack
Elsie Murray - Abigail Coburn
Hilda Murray - Nora Cooper
Sergeant Steggles - Anthony Brophy
Defence Attorney Clarke - Aidan McArdle
George Merrett - Shane Noone
Head Board Member - Brian Fortune
Bailiff #1 (as Oengus Mac Namara) - Oengus MacNamara
Bailiff #2 - Brian Harty
Declan Reilly (as Ruaidhri Conroy) - Rúaidhrí Conroy
Winston Churchill - Brendan Patricks
Sir Charles Troup - Simon Coury
Lord Chief Justice - Bosco Hogan
Jury Foreman - David Heap
Prosecutor Denman - Philip O'Sullivan
Colonel - Malcolm Freeman
Parfit - David Crowley
Lambeth Man - Steve Gunn
Sir Richard - Bryan Quinn
Attendant No.1 - Joe McKinney
Refree - Gordon Hudson
Wellington Player - Patrick McCaw
Gate Guard - Ray Malone
Newspaper Seller - Bill O'Brien
Angry Spectator - Shane Gately
Angry Spectator - Guy Carleton
Housekeeper - Tara Breathnach
Music Teacher - Karl Ronan
Scriptorium Assistant - John Morton
Photographer - Chris Mc Morrow
Angry Spectator 2 - Richard O'Connor
Gate Guard - Ronan O'Connor
Minor's Father - Kieran O'Reilly
Attendant - Mark Quigley