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Detachment Reviews



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  • 75

    out of 100

    Entertainment WeeklyOwen Gleiberman

    When it stays in the classroom, Detachment is a scrappy testament - to the futility of even trying to reach students who are cut off from the possibilities of knowledge, and to the way that our teachers are slowly being driven nuts.

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  • 70

    out of 100

    The Hollywood ReporterFrank Scheck

    Adrien Brody, delivering his finest performance since "The Pianist," plays the central role of the disaffected Henry Barthes.

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