Social psychology

Milgram experiment
Stanford prison experiment
The Asch Conformity Experiment
The Good Samaritan Experiment
Bystander Apathy Experiment /-effect / Kitty Genovese
Third Wave
Bobo Doll Experiment
Sherif’s Robbers Cave Experiment
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Plainview (2007 Short Film)
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A restaurant manager attempts to redeem herself after being talked into a humiliating strip search of her socially inept employee. (24 mins.)
“ Strip search prank call scam ” - dourface
 
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Obedience (1962 Documentary)
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Documents the famous Milgram experiment, which measured the willingness of test subjects to obey authority in ways contrary to their own judgment and conscience. (45 mins.)
“ Milgram experiment ” - dourface
 
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The Tenth Level (1976 TV Movie)
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Inspired by the Stanley Milgram obedience research, this TV movie chronicles a psychology professor's study to determine why people... (102 mins.)
“ Milgram experiment ” - dourface
 
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I as in Icarus (1979)
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After the recently re-elected President of a fictitious state has been assassinated, one of the members... (120 mins.)
Director: Henri Verneuil
“ Milgram experiment ” - dourface
 
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Atrocity (2006 Short Film)
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Re-enactment of the controversial 1962 Milgram Experiment. (7 mins.)
Director: Adam Kargman
“ Milgram experiment ” - dourface
 
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The Human Behavior Experiments (2006 Documentary)
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(58 mins.)
Director: Alex Gibney
“ Milgram experiment and Stanford prison experiment ” - dourface
 
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The Milgram Experiment (2009 Short Film)
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The true story of Dr. Stanley Milgram, a 1950s Yale psychologist who, after researching the holocaust, performed a controversial experiment on the perils of obedience. (15 mins.)
Director: Paul Gibbs
“ Milgram experiment ” - dourface
 
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Zenith (2010)
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A retro-futuristic steam-punk thriller, about two men in two time periods, whose search for the same grand conspiracy leads them to question their own humanity. (93 mins.)
Director: Vladan Nikolic
“ Milgram experiment ” - dourface
 
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Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999 TV Series)
Episode: Authority (2008)
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A man accused of impersonating a police officer over a telephone and telling a fast food manager to sexually assault an employee is found not guilty, and as a result becomes a vocal crusader telling other people to defy authority figures. (60 mins.)
“ Milgram experiment and Strip search prank call scam ” - dourface
 
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Compliance (2012)
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When a prank caller claiming to be a police officer convinces a fast food restaurant manager to interrogate an innocent young employee, no one is left unharmed. (90 mins.)
Director: Craig Zobel
“ Milgram experiment and Strip search prank call scam ” - dourface
 
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The Experiment (2001)
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For two weeks, 20 male participants are hired to play prisoners and guards in a prison. The "prisoners" have to follow seemingly mild rules, and the "guards" are told to retain order without using physical violence. (120 mins.)
“ Stanford prison experiment ” - dourface
 
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The Experiment (2010)
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26 men are chosen to participate in the roles of guards and prisoners in a psychological study that ultimately spirals out of control. (96 mins.)
“ Stanford prison experiment ” - dourface
 
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The Wave (1981 Short Film)
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An experiment in an American High School where students learn how easy it is to be seduced by the same social forces which led to the horrors of Nazi Germany. Based on a true story. (44 mins.)
Director: Alex Grasshoff
“ The Third Wave ” - dourface
 
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The Wave (2008)
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A high school teacher's unusual experiment to demonstrate to his students what life is like under a dictatorship spins horribly out of control when he forms a social unit with a life of its own. (107 mins.)
Director: Dennis Gansel
“ The Third Wave ” - dourface
 
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Lesson Plan (2011 Documentary)
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'Lesson Plan' is a documentary featuring interviews of the original students and teacher of the 1967 Third Wave experiment... (76 mins.)
“ The Third Wave ” - dourface
 
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One Night (2012)
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A young woman is stabbed, sexually assaulted and murdered in public as her neighbors ignore her cries for help. (104 mins.)
Director: Lucas Belvaux
“ Bystander effect ” - dourface
 
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Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999 TV Series)
Episode: Identity (2005)
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When a murdered gang member is linked to a sexual assault, Benson and Stabler find neither the alleged victim nor the alleged killer to be who they think. (60 mins.)
 
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Law & Order: Criminal Intent (2001 TV Series)
Episode: Abel & Willing (2010)
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A tormented social scientist haunted by his family's Holocaust past performs twisted social experiments on couples to test the limits of goodness in human nature. (60 mins.)
 
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Thumbs Up! (2008 Documentary)
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Two filmmakers attempt to brighten up the day by giving random people the "thumbs up" gesture. (47 mins.)
Director: Kyle Gehring
 
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Operation Dead End (1986)
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In order to find out what will happen to people in a concrete shelter in a post-nuclear situation some... (95 mins.)
 
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Five Steps to Tyranny (2001 Documentary)
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(60 mins.)
 
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Blue Eyed (1996 Documentary)
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In only 15 minutes with some 30 people Jane Elliott manages to build up a realistic microcosmos of society today with all its phenomena and feelings... (90 mins.)
Director: Bertram Verhaag
 
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Exam (2009)
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The final candidates for a highly desirable corporate job are locked together in an exam room and given a test so simple and confusing that tension begins to unravel. (101 mins.)
 
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The Killing Room (2009)
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Four individuals sign up for a psychological research study only to discover that they are now subjects of a brutal, classified government program. (93 mins.)
 
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Gossip (2000)
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Three college students base their class project around gossip and how fast it spreads, which soon spirals out of control. (90 mins.)
 
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The Act of Killing (2012 Documentary)
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A documentary which challenges former Indonesian death-squad leaders to reenact their mass-killings in whichever cinematic genres they wish, including classic Hollywood crime scenarios and lavish musical numbers. (115 mins.)
 
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Shellter (2009)
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A young woman awakens in a fallout shelter and is coerced into horrific acts in order to stay alive. (87 mins.)
Director: Dan Donley
 
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The Stanford Prison Experiment (2015)
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Twenty-four male students out of seventy-five were selected to take on randomly assigned roles of prisoners and guards in a mock prison situated in the basement of the Stanford psychology building. (122 mins.)