Das Experiment is a shocking psycho thriller about the potential for brutality that humans hide. Even more shocking is the fact that it’s based on an actual occurrence — a 1971 psychological experiment at Stanford University that was aborted prematurely when the experimenters lost control.
- Year: 2001
- Country: Germany, United States of America
- Genre: Drama, Thriller
- Studio: Seven Pictures, Typhoon, Fanes Film, Senator Film, Senator International
- Keyword: prison, journalist, rape, prisoner, experiment, authority, asylum, prison cell, blackbox, scientific study, aggression, test person, imprisonment, manipulation, torture, humiliation
- Director: Oliver Hirschbiegel
- Cast: Moritz Bleibtreu, Christian Berkel, Oliver Stokowski, Wotan Wilke Möhring, Stephan Szasz, Andrea Sawatzki