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Directed by:
Sidney J. Furie

Starring Dolph Lundgren, Alex Karzis, Kata Dobó, Corey Sevier, Dov Tiefenbach and Mpho Koaho, "Detention" (also known as "Detention - Die Lektion heißt Überleben!", "Détention", "Detention - Duro a morire") is an Action/Drama film directed by Sidney J. Furie, released in the USA on January 13 of 2004.

At this school today's lesson is survival.

Who is the director of "Detention":

Detention was directed by Sidney J. Furie, a Canadian director, writer, and producer.

Before Detention, Sidney J. Furie had directed Global Heresy, released in 2002, The Circle (2001), My 5 Wives (2000), Cord (2000), In Her Defense (1998), and The Rage (1997). Since, he directed Direct Action, released in 2004, American Soldiers (2005).

What was the release date of "Detention":

Detention was first released in the United States on Tuesday, January 13, 2004. Other films released on Tuesday, January 13, 2004 are Stark Raving Mad (dir. Drew Daywalt and David Schneider) and The Job (dir. Kenny Golde). This was fourteen (14) years ago.

It has been released on Monday, January 03, 2005 in the United Kingdom; Thursday, February 03, 2005 in France; Tuesday, July 22, 2003 in Germany; Tuesday, September 23, 2003 in Italy; Wednesday, October 25, 2006 in Spain; Thursday, October 19, 2006 in Australia and on Saturday, March 27, 2004 in Japan.

What is the cast of "Detention":

At the casting of Detention we find Dolph Lundgren, previously seen in Hidden Agenda (2001) and The Last Patrol (2000); Alex Karzis (Global Heresy (2002), The Circle (2001)); Kata Dobó (An American Rhapsody (2001), 15 Minutes (2001)) [ more... ]

  • Joseph Griffin and Dolph Lundgren, Alex Karzis, Larry Day, Joseph Scoren, Mif, Dan Willmott also appeared together in Direct Action, released in 2004.
  • Corey Sevier, Dov Tiefenbach and Roy Lewis can all be seen in Tommy Boy, released in 1995.
  • Dov Tiefenbach, Shawn Roberts and Daniel Enright also appeared in Get Over It, released in 2001.
  • Shawn Roberts and Jennifer Baxter also appeared together in Land of the Dead, released in 2005.

What is the Storyline of "Detention":

Sam Decker (Dolph Lundgren) is a former soldier who took a job teaching in his neighborhood after retiring from military service, only to find that his efforts seem to make no difference to the students in his tough inner city school. The day before he resigns, he is assigned to observe detention over some of the school's troublemakers. When a group of murderous drug smugglers invade the school after hours to help prepare their escape with a large volume of hijacked cocaine, both criminals and students are [...]

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