EXPERIMENTER

EXPERIMENTER is a drama, based on a true story, about a social psychologist and his controversial experiments in human behaviour during the 1960s.
BBFC reference: 
AFF331862
Registration number: 
CFJ37699
Parent release: 
AZF331862
Certification: 
Classification date: 
Thursday, 29 October 2015
Main language: 
Approved footage: 
8838+0
Distributers: 
Studio Canal
Release date: 
Thursday, 12 November 2015
Approved running time: 
98m 12s
Genre: 
Type: 
Directors: 
Michael Almereyda
Cast: 
Taryn Manning,Winona Ryder,Peter Sarsgaard,Anton Yelchin,Kellan Lutz,John Leguizamo,Lori Singer,Anthony Edwards,Dennis Haysbert,Jim Gaffigan
Consumer advice: 
infrequent strong language
BBFC insight: 

<p>EXPERIMENTER is a drama, based on a true story, about a social psychologist and his controversial experiments in human behaviour during the 1960s.</p><dl><dt>Language</dt><dd><p>There is one use of strong language ('f**k'), with other bad language including uses of 'Jesus', 'dammit' and 'son of a bitch'.</p></dd></dl><p>There are references to genocide and the Holocaust, as well as a man's account of torture and killing in which he describes the victims as having "their stomachs slit and their entrails spill out". There is no further detail.</p><p>The film also contains scenes of smoking, in the context of the period in which it is set.</p>

Cut version exists: 
This release was cut: 
Cuts replaced: 
Season number: 
0
Episode number: 
0
BBFC insight date: 
Monday, 2 November 2015
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