The Stanford Prison Experiment

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On DVD: January 19, 2016

R | 2h 2m | Drama, Thriller

Based on the true story of Stanford University professor Dr. Philip Zimbardo (Billy Crudup), who, in 1971, cast 24 student volunteers as prisoners and guards in a simulated jail to examine the source of abusive behavior in the prison system.

Director: Kyle Patrick Alvarez
Studio: IFC Films
Producer(s): Brent Emery, Greg Little, Karen Lauder, Lauren Bratman, Lizzie Friedman
Cast: Billy Crudup, Ezra Miller, Michael Angarano, Tye Sheridan, Johnny Simmons, Olivia Thirlby, Nelsan Ellis

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