Detention – Photos, Trailer and Cast Details

Josh Hutcherson and Shanley Caswell in 'Detention'

Josh Hutcherson and Shanley Caswell in 'Detention' - Photo © Samuel Goldwyn Films

Starring: Josh Hutcherson and Dane Cook [full cast list under the ‘Cast’ tab] Directed By: Joseph Kahn
Release Date: April 13, 2012
Genres: Horror, comedy
Running Time: 90 minutes
MPAA Rating: R for bloody violence, crude and sexual content, nudity, language, some teen drinking and drug use
Official Synopsis: Josh Hutcherson, Dane Cook 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.

  • Josh Hutcherson – ‘Clapton Davis’
    Shanley Caswell – ‘Riley Jones’
    Spencer Locke – ‘Ione’
    Dane Cook – ‘Principal Verge’
    Aaron David Johnson – ‘Sander Sanderson’
    Parker Bagley – ‘Billy Nolan’
    Alison Woods – ‘Taylor Fisher’
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  • Josh Hutcherson and Shanley Caswell in 'Detention'

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