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Detachment (2012)

Rating:No Rating
Genre:Drama
Release Date:March 16, 2012
Running time:100 minutes
Cast:Christina Hendricks, Adrien Brody, James Caan, Bryan Cranston, Lucy Liu
Director:Tony Kaye
Producer:Austin Stark, Benji Kohn, Bingo Gubelmann, Greg Shapiro, Carl Lund, Chris Papavasiliou
Writer:Carl Lund
Distributor:Tribeca Films

Description: Henry Barthes, a substitute teacher who conveniently avoids any emotional connections by never staying anywhere long enough to form a bond with either his students or colleagues. A lost soul grappling with a troubled past, Henry finds himself at a public school where an apathetic student body has created a frustrated, burned-out administration. Inadvertently becoming a role model to his students, while also bonding with a runaway teen who is just as lost as he is, Henry finds that he's not alone in a life and death struggle to find beauty in a seemingly vicious and loveless world.

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