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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. (Added Author). Emery, Brent, film producer. (Added Author). Friedman, Elizabeth Zox, film producer. (Added Author). Alvarez, Kyle Patrick, film director. (Added Author). Talbott, Tim, screenwriter. (Added Author). Thirlby, Olivia, 1986- actor. (Added Author). Miller, Ezra, actor. (Added Author). Crudup, Billy, 1968- actor. (Added Author). Angarano, Michael, actor. (Added Author). Sandbar Pictures, production company. (Added Author). Abandon Pictures (Firm), production company. (Added Author). Coup d'État Films, production company. (Added Author). Vineyard Point Productions, production company. (Added Author). IFC Films, production company. (Added Author). MPI Media Group, publisher. (Added Author).
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  • 8 of 11 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Benton County Public Library - Fowler DVD 1226 DR (Text) 34044000868420 VIDEO Available -
Hagerstown Jefferson Township Public Library - Hagerstown DVD STAN (Text) 39213000763221 Adult DVDs Available -
Jay County Public Library - Portland DVDa STANF #8261 (Text) 76383000444685 Adult New Shelf, Movie Checked out 10/20/2016
Jefferson County Public Library - Madison DVD-R STAN (Text) 39391006712507 DVD R-rated Available -
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Mooresville Public Library - Mooresville DVD FIC STA (Text) 37323005213411 MEDIA Checked out 10/25/2016
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library DVD Stanford (Text) 31208911928374 audiovisual Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library DVD Stanford (Text) 31208911928382 audiovisual Checked out 10/26/2016
Princeton Public Library - Princeton DVD Movie Stanford (Text) 30890000601862 DVD/Blu-ray Upper Level Available -
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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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