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The Stanford prison experiment, written by Tim Talbott ; directed by Kyle Patrick Alvarez

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The Stanford prison experiment, written by Tim Talbott ; directed by Kyle Patrick Alvarez
Language
eng
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Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; for language including abusive behavior and some sexual references
Main title
The Stanford prison experiment
Medium
videorecording
Oclc number
922895216
Responsibility statement
written by Tim Talbott ; directed by Kyle Patrick Alvarez
Runtime
122
Summary
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
adult
Technique
live action
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