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The Stanford prison experiment / [directed by Kyle Patrick Alvarez ; written by Tim Talbott].

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Bloomfield Eastern Greene Co PL - Bloomfield Main DVD-R 791.43 STA (Text) 36803000967849 DVD Available -

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

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from web page.
Based on the true story, "The Stanford prison experiment."
Participant or Performer Note:
Billy Crudup, Michael Angarano, Moises Arias, Nicholas Braun, Gaius Charles, Keir Gilchrist, Thomas Mann, 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:
Blu-ray, widescreen presentation; requires Blu-ray player.
Subject: Zimbardo, Philip G. > Film adaptations.
Stanford University. Department of Psychology > Experiments > Drama.
College students > Experiments > Drama.
College teachers > Experiments > Drama.
Simulated environment (Teaching method) > Drama.
Prison psychology > Drama.
Genre: Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Film adaptations.
Feature films.

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