Paul Scheuring's edge-of-your-seat thriller The Experiment arrives on DVD and Blu-ray September 21st. The film stars Forest Whitaker and Adrien Brody as two friends who agree to participate in a psychological experiment where one will be a prison guard, and the other will be a prison. In this first exclusive scene from the film, Fisher Stevens offers a last minute reprieve to any man who wishes to leave the experiment before it kicks into high gear. To watch the clip, click on the video below:

Oscar® winners Adrien Brody (Best Actor, The Pianist, 2002) and Forest Whitaker (Best Actor, The Last King of Scotland, 2006; star in The Experiment, a mind-shattering psychological thriller from the creator of TV's Prison Break. Selected to participate in a two-week research project, a group of men agree to play inmates and guards in a simulation of life within a state prison. But as the 24 volunteers slip deeper into their roles, power corrupts, fears escalate and the experiment spins horribly out of control. Cam Gigandet (Twilight), Clifton Collins Jr. (Crank High Voltage) and Maggie Grace (TV's Lost) co-star in this intensely shocking film.

The Experiment was written for the screen, produced and directed by Paul Scheuring, based on the novel by Mario Giordano. Paul Scheuring, Tracee Stanley, John Michaels, Matty Beckerman and Al-Saadi Qadhafi serve as executive producers, with Marty Adelstein, Dawn Parouse, Scott Nemes, Bill Johnson, Maggie Monteith, and Jeanette Buerling producing.

The Experiment has a running time of 96 minutes and is rated R for strong violence, language, some sexual content and nudity.

B. Alan Orange