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The Stanford Prison Experiment

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In Theaters: July 17, 2015

R | Drama, Thriller | 2h 2m

The Stanford Prison Experiment

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.

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