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The Professor (2018)

R | | Comedy, Drama | 17 May 2019 (USA)
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A college professor lives his life with reckless abandon after being diagnosed with a terminal illness.

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Wayne Roberts

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Wayne Roberts
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Johnny Depp ... Richard
Rosemarie DeWitt ... Veronica
Odessa Young ... Olivia
Danny Huston ... Peter
Zoey Deutch ... Claire
Devon Terrell ... Danny
Ron Livingston ... Henry
Linda Emond ... Barbara
Matreya Scarrwener ... Rose
Siobhan Fallon Hogan ... Donna
Paloma Kwiatkowski ... Unnamed Student
Kaitlyn Bernard ... Taylor
Michael Kopsa ... Doctor
Dion Riley ... Male Student #1
Ken Kramer ... Professor Emeritus
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Storyline

After learning about his terminal diagnosis, a college professor decides to live his life to the fullest by drinking, smoking and expressing real thoughts for the people around him. While going through the stages, he come to terms with the great truth of his life as he mends broken relationships, embraces the people in his life and learns to ignite his inner good spirit. Written by Santhosh

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Save your best lesson for last.

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Comedy | Drama

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Rated R for language, sexual content and some drug use | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

17 May 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Richard Says Goodbye See more »

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$2,233,084
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The F-word and its derivatives is used 46 times. See more »

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When the professor is making the toast at the dinner, he starts with a full glass of wine, then it changes to an empty champagne glass, and finally to a full champagne glass. See more »

Quotes

Male Student #1: You mind if I ask you something personal?
Richard: No, go ahead.
Male Student #1: Have you ever been with a man?
Richard: No... No. No. No... No, I can't say that I have.
Male Student #1: Would you like to fuck me?
Richard: Like... in your ass?
Male Student #1: Yeah.
Richard: Is it... is it clean?
Male Student #1: Yeah... I mean it should be.
Male Student #1: But no. I mean, I can always give you a blowjob, too.
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Another jhonny depp film, another lively portrait.

Johnny depp is the life of this film. He just potrait his character as the oxygen here. In some scene, his dialogues were very much moving and his funny sides were in there too. The story is very good from the start and shows the end the way we could like. This film urges to have the essence of life and to enjoy it to the every last detail. I liked the way johnny showed the view of his entire life, which we most have. It is not an intellectuals kind of film, its a funny view of a normal life which most people have.


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