The Stanford Prison Experiment

Watch The Stanford Prison Experiment

"They were given 2 weeks. It lasted 6 days."
  • R
  • 2015
  • 2 hr 1 min
  • 6.8  (43,539)
  • 67

In this thriller, a psychologist conducts an experiment on college students to examine their behavior when they're put in the role of either a prisoner or a prison guard. The whole thing gets out of hand when the guards become unexpectedly violent. The film is a fictionalized version of an actual event that took place in 1971.

The Stanford Prison Experiment
Description
In this thriller, a psychologist conducts an experiment on college students to examine their behavior when they're put in the role of either a prisoner or a prison guard. The whole thing gets out of hand when the guards become unexpectedly violent. The film is a fictionalized version of an actual event that took place in 1971.

The Stanford Prison Experiment is a 2015 thriller with a runtime of 2 hours and 1 minute. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.8 and a MetaScore of 67.

Where to Watch The Stanford Prison Experiment

The Stanford Prison Experiment is available to watch free on Pluto TV, Tubi TV and Kanopy. It's also available to stream, download and buy on demand at Apple TV+, Amazon Prime, The Roku Channel, Apple TV, Amazon, Google Play and YouTube VOD. Some platforms allow you to rent The Stanford Prison Experiment for a limited time or purchase the movie and download it to your device.

  • Release Date
    2015
  • MPAA Rating
    R
  • Runtime
    2 hr 1 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    6.8  (43,539)
  • Metascore
    67