A women is murdered in Oxford. Her body is discovered by two men, Arthur Seldom (John Hurt), a prestigious professor of logic, and Martin (Elijah Wood), a young graduate student who has just arrived at the university hoping to study with Seldom. It quickly becomes clear that this is the first in a series of murders, all of which are announced by the murderer with strange mathematical symbols. Professor and student join forces to try and crack the code, and thus begins an elaborate puzzle, in which nothing is as it seems and the truth is elusive.

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The Oxford Murders (2008)

Suspense/Thriller · 1h 50m

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Description

A women is murdered in Oxford. Her body is discovered by two men, Arthur Seldom (John Hurt), a prestigious professor of logic, and Martin (Elijah Wood), a young graduate student who has just arrived at the university hoping to study with Seldom. It quickly becomes clear that this is the first in a series of murders, all of which are announced by the murderer with strange mathematical symbols. Professor and student join forces to try and crack the code, and thus begins an elaborate puzzle, in which nothing is as it seems and the truth is elusive.

Where to Watch

Status

Released

Language

English

Countries

Spain, United Kingdom, France

Production Companies

Canal+ España, Canal+, Eurimages, HBC, ICO, La Fabrique de Films, Oxford Crimes, Telecinco Cinema, Tornasol Films, Universal Pictures, Warner Bros. Pictures de España

Budget

$10,000,000

Revenue

$17,646,627
Cast
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Elijah Wood

Martin
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John Hurt

Arthur Seldom
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Leonor Watling

Lorna
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Julie Cox

Beth
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Jim Carter

Inspector Petersen
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Alex Cox

Kalman
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Burn Gorman

Yuri Podorov
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Dominique Pinon

Franck
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Anna Massey

Mrs. Eagleton
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Danny Sapani

Scott
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Alan David

Mr. Higgins
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Tim Wallers

Defense Lawyer
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James Weber Brown

Doctor
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Ian East

Howard Green
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Charlotte Asprey

Howard Green's Wife
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Tom Frederic

Ludwig Wittgenstein
Crew
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Álex de la Iglesia

Director
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Guillermo Martínez

Writer
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Álex de la Iglesia

Writer
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Jorge Guerricaechevarría

Writer
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Gerardo Herrero

Producer
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Kevin Loader

Producer
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Franck Ribière

Producer
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Kiko de la Rica

Cinematograpy
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Alejandro Lázaro

Editor
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Roque Baños

Music
Disc Releases
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The Oxford Murders

(DVD, Keep Case (Std.))

10/5/2010

Disc Title Front Cover

The Oxford Murders

(Blu-ray)

10/12/2010

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