It doesn?t jolt with excitement, but Experimenter is still hypnotically intriguing, put together in a refreshingly creative, if uneven, fashion, and is boosted by the always sublime Peter Sarsgaard.
The film follows the former first lady in the days following her husband's assassination.
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Peter Sarsgaard has played more than his fair share of real people during his 20-year film career. In fact, he's playing three in films currently in theatrical release — "Black Mass," "Pawn Sacrifice" and "Experimenter," which came out earlier this month in theaters and is also available on video...
The excellent Experimenter is, technically, a biopic: it tells the story of Stanley Milgram, the social scientist behind one of the 20th century’s most groundbreaking and controversial studies on obedience. But Experimenter, written and directed by Michael Almereyda, is more a biopic turned inside out: instead of recreating a life... More »
Best known for such films as "Black Mass," actor Peter Sarsgaard stars in the new film "Experimenter," in which he plays controversial psychologist Stanley Milgram, whose 1960s experiments involved people believing that they were delivering painful electric shocks to strangers. He says the film is about "the way in which we abandon our own beliefs about right and wrong."
With his slightly reptilian gaze and carefully measured vocal cadence, Peter Sarsgaard makes an ideal Stanley Milgram in Experimenter, irrespective of any resemblance (or lack thereof) to the real-life Milgram. Milgram may well haveShow More Summary
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With gangsters, wigs, makeup, thick Boston accents, and a period setting, Black Mass was an opportunity for some actors to really act. Johnny Depp, Joel Edgerton, and Peter Sarsgaard, to name a few, gave very large performances. Sometimes they were grounded and human, sometimes they weren’t. Show More Summary
In the midst of the anticipation for the release of the new season of Showtime's hit TV series, "Twin Peaks," the network unveiled a teaser trailer. Meanwhile, another actor joins the growing cast's list of the rebooted show.
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Peter Sarsgaard wraps his arms around his gorgeous wife Maggie Gyllenhaal while attending the premiere of Experimenter held during the 2015 New York Film Festival at PH-D Terrace at Dream Midtown on Tuesday (October 6) in New York City. The 44-year-old actor was joined by his co-stars Winona Ryder and her boyfriend Scott Mackinlay Hahn, [...]
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Peter Sarsgaard is one of the new cast members joining Showtime's Twin Peaks, TV Line reports. At least Sarsgaard won't be alone in this regard: He joins Amanda Seyfried, Prison Break's Robert Knepper, and Brothers & Sisters' Balthazar Getty in new roles on the show. As expected, Showtime has been... More »
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The playfully dead-serious drama Experimenter depicts the life of Stanley Milgram (Peter Sarsgaard), the Yale social scientist who, in 1961, directed his subjects (“teachers”) to deliver shocks of escalating severity to a “learner” in order to gauge their level of obedience to “malevolent authority.” The writer-director, Michael Almereyda, clearly sees... More »
Maggie Gyllenhaal poses for a photo with her husband Peter Sarsgaard while attending a screening of his movie Black Mass on Tuesday (September 29) at the Time Warner Center in New York City. The 44-year-old actor was joined at the event by his co-star Julianne Nicholson and director Scott Cooper. It was recently reported that [...]