The Education of Max Bickford

  • 2001
  • TV Show
  • None

An abrasive yet impassioned history professor at a women's college suffers a midlife crisis. `This isn't going to be just about Max teaching, but about his learning,' said star Richard Dreyfuss. `He doesn't know anything anymore about his life.' Unfortunately, Max didn't have much time to find out; the thoughtful, superbly cast series lasted but one sea (more…)

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Season 1, Episode 18 Murder of the First

First Aired: March 31, 2002

Max and Nell are at odds when a controversial speaker (James Naughton) is invited to campus. While Nell organizes a protest, Max defends the man's right to free speech. Rose: Natalie Venetia Belcon. Greta: Celia Keenan-Bolger. Rex: Stephen Spinella. Susan: Cynthia Addai-Robinson. Jean: Meghan Wolf. Francesca: Rebecca Mills. Thornhill: David McCallum. Nell: Katee Sackhoff. Lorraine: Molly Regan.

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  • Premiered: September 23, 2001
  • Rating: None
  • Premise: An abrasive yet impassioned history professor at a women's college suffers a midlife crisis. `This isn't going to be just about Max teaching, but about his learning,' said star Richard Dreyfuss. `He doesn't know anything anymore about his life.' Unfortunat… (more)

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