The Experiment (Experiment, Das) (2001)

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Released 14-Jan-2004
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It began as a game in the name of science. Twenty men - eight 'guards' and twelve 'prisoners' - in an intense two week investigation into aggressive behaviour in a simulated prison environment. It soon became a quest to survive.
Oliver Hirschbiegel's debut feature is a resonant, hard hitting and highly provocative look at the abuse of power and the corruption of authority, based on Mario Giordano's novel "The Experiment - Black Box". Masterfully shot with the use of hidden cameras, the film builds to a bloody and thrilling climax.
Nominated as the German contender for the Best Foreign Language Film at the Academy Awards, The Experiment features a no holds barred performance by Moritz Bleibtreu (Run Lola Run) as Tarek, a heroic undercover journalist who stands up against the brutalities inflicted by the would-be guards.
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Starring
Moritz Bleibtreu
Maren Eggert
Christian Berkel
Justus Von Dohnanyi
Oliver Stokowski
Timo Dierkes
Nicki Von Tempelhoff
Antoine Monot Jr.
Directed by
Oliver Hirschbiegel
Music
Alexander Van Bubenheim
Genre Year Running Time Format Region Coding Dual
Layer
Drama 2001 114:00 576i (PAL) 1 2 3 4 5 6
Video
Widescreen 1.85:1, 16x9 Enhanced
Audio
German Dolby Digital 2.0 (224Kb/s)
Subtitles
English
Extras
Main Menu Audio & Animation, Interviews-Cast & Crew, Featurette-Behind The Scenes, Theatrical Trailer-English, German - 2, Trailer-Dinner Rush, Nine Queens, 24 Hour Party People, Trailer-The One And Only, The Safety Of Objects,
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