Detour is a 2016 British thriller film written and directed by Christopher Smith. The film stars Tye Sheridan, Stephen Moyer, Emory Cohen, Bel Powley, John Lynch and Gbenga Akinnagbe. The film is scheduled to be released in the United States on 20 January 2017 by Magnet Releasing.
The film premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival on April 16, 2016. On May 14, 2016, Magnet Releasing acquired distribution rights to the film. The film is scheduled to be released in the United States on 20 January 2017 by Magnet Releasing.wikipedia
Law student and all round good guy, Harper, suspects that his scheming step-father, Vincent, is responsible for the car crash that sent his mother into a coma. Drowning his sorrows one evening in a seedy L.A whiskey bar, Harper is interrupted by a tough looking redneck called Johnny Ray who offers to ‘take care’ of his step-dad for the cool sum of US$20,000. Angry, intent on revenge and fuelled by alcohol, Harper agrees to the deal and spends the rest of his evening downing shots with Johnny Ray. The next morning, Harper awakes to the mother of all hangovers with hazy memory of the previous night’s events. Answering a knock at the front door, he is surprised to find Johnny Ray and his beautiful but distant girlfriend, Cherry, ready and waiting to drive to Vegas to kill Vincent. Harper’s claims that he was drunk and didn’t know what he was doing mean nothing to Johnny Ray who is more threatening than ever in the cold light of day. Harper quickly realises that there is no easy way out; …IMDb
|Release||:||20 January 2017 (USA)|
|Stars||:||Tye Sheridan, Bel Powley, Emory Cohen, Stephen Moyer, John Lynch, Gbenga Akinnagbe, Sibongile Mlambo, Jenna Saras, Reine Swart, Nick Boraine, Francis Chouler, Dylan Edy, Francis Chouler, Nick Boraine,|
|Overview||:||A young law student who, while grieving for his dying mother, struggles to decide whether he should kill his unfaithful step-father.|