A downtrodden 17-year-old girl is sent to detention where she must survive a slasher film killer and save the world in time for prom.
We have an exclusive clip from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment's new horror-comedy Detention, arriving on Blu-ray and DVD July 31. Dane Cook stars as Principal Verge, who gives one of his rebellious students (Shanley Caswell) Saturday detention, the same day as the prom. Take a look at this scene from director Joseph Kahn's horror-comedy.
Josh Hutcherson, Dane Cook and Spencer Locke star in Detention, a hipster teen horror-comedy, in which the students of Grizzly Lake must survive their final year of high school. Standing in their way is Cinderhella, a slasher movie killer who has seemingly come to life and is preying on the school's student body. As the clock ticks and the bodies pile up, the likely suspects are embroiled in a race against time to stop Cinderhella and ultimately save the world ... if only they can get out of detention.Read More
Josh Hutcherson (The Hunger Games) and Dane Cook (Good Luck Chuck) star in the instant cult classic Detention, coming to Blu-ray, DVD and Digital July 31st from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment. In this comedy-horror hybrid, a group of high school seniors must prevent themselves from becoming the victims of a slasher movie villain terrorizing their small town of Grizzly Lake. Along the way they encounter body switching, time travel, and even a human-insect hybrid. The film also stars Spencer Locke (TV's Cougar Town) and Shanley Caswell (upcoming The Warren Files) and features music by The Kills, The Pussycat Dolls, 50 Cent, Hole, C&C Music Factory and Public Enemy.
The Blu-ray, DVD are packed with bonus materials, including a feature-length featurette. "Cheat Mode: The Unbelievably Mind Melting Making of Detention" provides detailed insights from cast and crew on the making of the film as well as trivia throughout. In addition, the Blu-ray includes three exclusive bonus features: in "Fight Rehearsal" the crew rehearses one of the key fight scenes from the film; the "Riffing with Dane" featurette provides a montage of Dane Cook goofs; and last are the screen tests for Shanley Caswell, Aaron David Johnson and Yves Bright.Read More
Stalker: (Noun) Someone who is not hot enough to be seen with you. Duh.
If you're a member of the Torque cult, you'll definitely want to check out Detention, the latest from director Joseph Kahn, which mixes comedy, horror, and sci-fi elements to become one of the trippest movie experiences you're sure to have all year. The story follows a hapless group of students whose detention sentence comes as a godsend after Cinderhella, a slasher-movie killer, comes to life and starts brutally murdering prom attendees. We have an exclusive clip from Detention. Watch as Josh Hutcherson takes fellow classmates Spencer Locke and Shanley Caswell out bowling, where they discuss Scream, murder, and the 90s.Read More
Samuel Goldwyn Films has released the second trailer for Detention, director Joseph Kahn's teen horror-comedy set for release April 13. Josh Hutcherson, Dane Cook, Shanley Caswell and Spencer Locke star in this thriller about a cinematic serial killer who has come to life and stalks a group of high school students. Check it out!
Josh Hutcherson, Dane Cook, Shanley Caswell and Spencer Locke star in Detention, a hipster, teen horror-comedy where the local students of Grizzly Lake must survive their final year of high school. Standing in their way is Cinderhella, a slasher-movie killer who has seemingly come to life and is preying on the school's student body. As the clock ticks and the bodies pile up, the likely suspects are embroiled in a race against time to stop Cinderhella and ultimately save the world... if only they can get out of detention.Read More
Sony Pictures Worldwide Acquisitions has acquired the worldwide rights to Detention Films' Detention, which just took home the Youth Jury prize for best FutureWave Feature Film at the Seattle International Film Festival. The announcement was made by SPWA's Vice President of Production and Acquisitions Scott Shooman and Michael Helfand, Senior Vice President of Business Affairs, along with Detention Films' Robert Abramoff and Richard Weager.
"This is the best apocalyptic fantasy, horror, science fiction, action-thriller, body swapping, time-traveling teen romantic comedy that we have ever screened. The pace, energy, and awesomeness Joseph Kahn has achieved in Detention is completely mind-blowing in the best way possible," said Shooman.Read More
A poster for director Joseph Kahn's (Torque) strange high school slasher sci-fi comedy hybrid Detention has arrived. The movie stars Dane Cook as a principle who sends a number of students to Detention during Prom just as a slasher begins taking lives and a group of aliens invade. Check out the image below.
Detention was released April 13th, 2012.Read More
Torque director Joseph Kahn is back with the horror comedy Detention, which stars Dane Cook as the principle of a school whose prom is threatened by a serial killer. It also involves time travel and aliens. For your first look at this crazy thriller, which also stars Josh Hutcherson, Spencer Locke, and Shanley Caswell, click on the clip below.
Detention was released April 13th, 2012.Read More