The Stanford prison experiment
DVD
2015
1 available of 2 items

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.

Item Details
Subjects:
Prison psychology -- Drama.
Simulated environment (Teaching method) -- Drama.
Genre:
Feature films.
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Other Authors:
Alvarez, Kyle Patrick, film director.
Crudup, Billy, 1968- actor.
IFC Films, publisher.
Miller, Ezra, actor.
Thirlby, Olivia, 1986- actor.
Description:
1 videodisc (122 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
digital optical
video file DVD video
Target Audience Note:
MPAA: R; for language including abusive behavior and some sexual references.
CHVR: Not rated.
Notes:
Title from web page.
Olivia Thirlby, Ezra Miller, Billy Crudup.
DVD.
Publisher or Distributor Number:
IFC9443
11438665
Link to PAC
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