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The Deadliest Lesson (2008)

A drug dealer with a vendetta disrupts a detention at a local school after the hosting teacher witnesses him murdering one of her students. It's up to this tough teacher and her resourcefulness to save the day.

Director:

Harry Winer

Writer:

Rachel Stuhler
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Credited cast:
Yancey Arias ... Daniel
Alison Brie ... Amber
Abby Cooper Abby Cooper
Shahine Ezell ... Gabriel Lopez
Tricia Gilfone Tricia Gilfone ... Secretary
Bruce Katzman ... Kinsey
Jeremy Luke ... Benny (as Jeremy Luc)
Mo McRae ... Jason Gretch (as Mo)
Penelope Ann Miller ... Gloria
Christian Monzon ... Leo
Peter Pasco ... Dwyane Evert
Carlos Sanz ... Detective Keillor
Lobo Sebastian ... Oscar Reyes
Alex Solowitz ... Christian
Bridget White ... Detective Alonzo
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Teacher Gloria Abraham witnesses the murder of a student by a local drug dealer, Oscar Reyes, while on the way to work. After agreeing to testify, she is then targeted by the dealer and his thugs. They decide to take care of her while she is overseeing Saturday detentions at the school. Will she and her students survive detention?

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Once you're in, there's no getting out.

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Truly the deadliest lesson
31 December 2019 | by chambers-joelSee all my reviews

Feels like I'm watching a high school film project. Everything in this movie is beyond bad


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Country:

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Language:

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Release Date:

9 November 2008 (USA) See more »

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$2,000,000 (estimated)
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