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(2012) R 100min.
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Director Tony Kaye's ('American History X') long-awaited film 'Detachment' stars Academy Award winner Adrien Brody as Henry Barthes, a substitute teacher who conveniently avoids any emotional connections by never staying anywhere long enough to form ... Read More
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Henry Barthes
Mr. Charles Seaboldt
Dr. Doris Parker
Ms. Sarah Madison
Mr. Dearden
Ms. Perkins
September 24, 2012
What an emotional performance by Brody. This film is profoundly moving, evoking strong empathy in the viewer for both teachers and students in the failing educational system that are American schools.
March 23, 2012
A must see. One of Brody's best ever.

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