MK Ultra is a 2022 American psychological thriller film about the CIA’s notorious use of mind control drug experiments in the early 1960s.
Written and directed by Joseph Sorrentino (The Sacrament of Life; Coyote). Produced by Lee Broda, Brian Mercer, Andreas Schilling, Joseph Sorrentino, Jerry Tankersley, and Seth Willenson.
The movie stars Anson Mount, Jaime Ray Newman, Jason Patric, Alon Aboutboul, Jen Richards, Charles Green, Jared Bankens, Wanetah Walmsley, David Jensen, Matt Nolan, Susan McPhail, Harrison Stone, Robert Aberdeen, Cotton Yancey, Jill Renner and Josh Whites.
Set during the true and unconscionable Central Intelligence Agency MK Ultra drug experimentations in the early 1960s, the film follows the journey of Ford Strauss (Anson Mount), a brilliant psychiatrist, whose moral and scientific boundaries are pushed to the limit as he is recruited to run a subsect of the program in a rural Mississippi Mental Hospital…
In the US, MK Ultra will be released by Cinedigm theatrically in select locations and On-Demand (VOD) on October 7, 2022.