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The Stanford prison experiment / IFC Films ; Sandbar Pictures & Abandon Features ; in association with Coup d'État Films and Vineyard Point Productions ; producer, Lauren Bratman ; produced by Brent Emery, Lizzie Friedman, Karen Lauder, Greg Little ; written by Tim Talbott ; directed by Kyle Patrick Alvarez.

Bratman, Lauren, 1979- (film producer.). Emery, Brent, (film producer.). Friedman, Elizabeth Zox, (film producer.). Alvarez, Kyle Patrick, (film director.). Talbott, Tim, (screenwriter.). Thirlby, Olivia, 1986- (actor.). Miller, Ezra, (actor.). Crudup, Billy, 1968- (actor.). Angarano, Michael, (actor.). Sandbar Pictures, (production company.). Abandon Pictures (Firm), (production company.). Coup d'État Films, (production company.). Vineyard Point Productions, (production company.). IFC Films, (production company.). MPI Media Group, (publisher.). Music, Andrew Hewitt ; editor, Fernando Collins ; director of photography, Jas Shelton. (Cast).

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Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (122 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: New York : IFC Films, [2015]

Content descriptions

General Note: Title from disc lable.
Based on the book "The Lucifer effect" by Philip Zimbardo, PHD.
DVD release of the 2015 motion picture.
Special features: Commentary with director Kyle Patrick Alvarez ; featurettes ; trailer.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Music, Andrew Hewitt ; editor, Fernando Collins ; director of photography, Jas Shelton.
Participant or Performer Note: Billy Crudup, Michael Angarano, Olivia Thirlby, Ezra Miller.
Summary, etc.: Stanford University professor Dr. Philip Zimbardo, who, in 1971, cast twenty-four male student volunteers as prisoners and guards in a simulated jail to examine the source of abusive behavior in the prison system. The results astonished the world, as participants went from middle-class undergrads to drunk-with-power sadists and submissive victims in just a few days. Based on a true story.
Target Audience Note: Rating: R; for language including abusive behavior and some sexual references.
System Details Note: DVD ; region 1 ; anamorphic widescreen (2.40:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
Language Note: English audio; Spanish subtitles.
English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Subject: Zimbardo, Philip G. > Drama.
Stanford University. Department of Psychology > Experiments > Drama.
College students > Experiments > Drama.
College teachers > Experiments > Drama.
Simulated environment (Teaching method) > Drama.
Prison psychology > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Film adaptations.
Historical films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities.

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