And takes on a movie slasher
The film is a horror-comedy starring Dane Cook that concerns a group of teens in their final year of high school who must contend with a movie slasher who has come to life.
Joseph Kahn will direct from a script he penned with Mark Palermo. Kahn is a music video vet who has worked with Eminem, Blink 182, U2 and Garbage.
Oh, and he also directed Torque in 2004. Yee-haw.
Detention has a $10 million budget and begins shooting in L.A. next month.