copy to clipboard

The Stanford Prison Experiment

Original title
The Stanford Prison Experiment
Running time
122 min.
United States United States
Tim Talbott (Novel: Philip Zimbardo)
Andrew Hewitt
Jas Shelton
, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Coup d'Etat Films / Sandbar Pictures / Abandon Pictures
Drama | Psychological Thriller. 1970s. Based On A True Story. Independent Film (US)
Synopsis / Plot
This psychological thriller based on the actual events that took place in 1971 when Stanford professor Dr. Philip Zimbardo created what became one of the most shocking and famous social experiments of all time: he transformed a group of middle-class undergrads into drunk-with-power sadists and submissive victims in just a few days.
2015: Sundance Film Festival: Official Selection
Critics' reviews
Movie Soulmates' ratings
Register so you can access movie recommendations tailored to your movie taste.
Friends' ratings
Register so you can check out ratings by your friends, family members, and like-minded members of the FA community.
Is the synopsis/plot summary missing? Do you want to report a spoiler, error or omission? Please send us a message.
If you are not a registered user please send us an email to

All copyrighted material (movie posters, DVD covers, stills, trailers) and trademarks belong to their respective producers and/or distributors.

For US ratings information please visit:
FAQs | Privacy policy / use conditions | Privacy configuration
© 2002-2019 Filmaffinity - Movieaffinity | Filmaffinity is a movie recommendation site based on the concept of Movie Soulmates.
We are an independent movie lovers club worldwide with 646.000 users + 133.000.000 ratings. Not related to any Media or Corporation.
All Rights Reserved | Movie Soulmates™ is a Registered Trademark