Detachment (2011)

  • Genre: Drama
  • Release Date: 2011-04-24
  • User Rating: 7.5/10 from 666 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 38min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Paper Street Films
  • Production Country: United States of America
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A chronicle of three weeks in the lives of several high school teachers, administrators and students through the eyes of substitute teacher, Henry Barthes. Henry roams from school to school, imparting modes of knowledge, but never staying long enough to form any semblance of sentient attachment.

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  • Adrien Brody

    as Henry Barthes
  • Marcia Gay Harden

    as Principal Carol Dearden
  • James Caan

    as Mr. Charles Seaboldt
  • Christina Hendricks

    as Ms. Sarah Madison
  • Lucy Liu

    as Dr. Parker
  • Blythe Danner

    as Ms. Perkins
  • Tim Blake Nelson

    as Mr. Wiatt
  • William Petersen

    as Mr. Sarge Kepler
  • Bryan Cranston

    as Richard Dearden
  • Sami Gayle

    as Erica
  • Celia Au

    as Ellen
  • Isiah Whitlock Jr.

    as Mr. Mathias
  • Patricia Rae

    as Ms. Estrada
  • Ronen Rubinstein

    as Gangsta
  • Louis Zorich

    as Grampa
  • Betty Kaye

    as Meredith
Production Suzanne Smith Casting
Directing Tony Kaye Director
Camera Tony Kaye Director of Photography
Editing Barry Alexander Brown Editor
Production Greg Shapiro Producer
Editing Geoffrey Richman Editor
Art Jade Healy Production Design
Production Carl Lund Producer
Writing Carl Lund Writer
Editing Michelle Botticelli Editor
Production Bingo Gubelmann Producer
Production Benji Kohn Producer
Production Chris Papavasiliou Producer
Production Austin Stark Producer
Sound Andrew Grush Music
Production Jessica Kelly Casting
Directing Stacy Rowe Script Supervisor
Editing Peter Goddard Editor
Production Beth Melsky Casting
Art Candice Cardasis Set Decoration
Art Mary Prlain Set Decoration
Costume & Make-Up Wendy Schecter Costume Design
Production Laura Richard Casting Associate
Costume & Make-Up Mary Cooke Key Hair Stylist
Costume & Make-Up Ashley Fox Makeup Artist
Sound Taylor Stewart Music