Paul Scheuring’s “The Experiment” is a remake of the 2001 German movie of the same name by Oliver Hirschbiegel, about what happens when you make some volunteers guards and some inmates in a “behavioral experiment” and let them run wild. Basically, shit happens in bloody and violent ways. I coulda told you that. Despite its cast (Adrien Brody, Maggie Grace, and Forest Whitaker, among others), the film is going direct-to-DVD later this year from Columbia Pictures. Check out the trailer below.
26 men are chosen to participate in the roles of guards and prisoners in a psychological study that ultimately spirals out of control.
Starring Adrien Brody, Cam Gigandet, Maggie Grace, Forest Whitaker, Clifton Collins Jr., Fisher Stevens, Travis Fimmel, Ethan Cohn, David Banner, Jason Lew, and directed by Paul Scheuring.