SO stoked for this. I rarely get that excited for movies, but On The Road is one of my favorite books of all time. I know I can never compare it to the literary genius that is Jack Kerouac, but they can at least try.
Detachment on DVD September 2012 starring Adrien Brody, Bryan Cranston, Nick Nolte, Marcia Gay Harden. The tragic modern state of the human condition is explored through the eyes of students and teachers at a failing high school.