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Richard Brown

The Professor is a 2018 film starring Johnny Depp. Depp plays Richard Brown, an English professor who learns that he has terminal lung cancer and has only 6 months to a year to live. Faced with this news, Brown resolves to live what is left of his life to the absolute fullest.

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  • Ultimate Job Security: Richard has tenure, which helps with this when he gets in trouble with his boss regarding allegations. It also doesn't help his boss's case that he is sleeping with Richard's wife, and purchasing her artwork with the university's money.

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