Genre:  Comedy, Horror
Running Time:  93 min.
Release Date: April 27, 2012 (limited)
DVD: July 31, 2012

Current rating: Rating: 4.00
based on 2 votes and 1 reviews
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Cast: Josh Hutcherson, Shanley Caswell, Spencer Locke, Dane Cook


DETENTION follows the local students of Grizzly Lake as they survive their final year of high school. Bringing even more angst to student life, a slasher killer has chosen their high school as his new home of slaughter. It becomes a race against time to stop the killer, which will in turn save the world—if only they can get out of detention.

Director: Joseph Kahn
Studio: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
Producer(s): Maryann Tanedo, Richard Weager
Screenplay: Joseph Kahn
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  • 4 stars "this movie was very...interesting but it was a good interesting. it was very fast paced and had some moments when i thought, "what just happened?" it was an interesting storyline! but i liked seeing different movie references in the movie!"