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The Ice Storm
Directed by:
Ang Lee

Released in the USA on September 26 of 1997, "The Ice Storm" (also known as "Tempesta di ghiaccio", "Eissturm, Der") is a Drama film directed by Ang Lee, and written by James Schamus , starring Kevin Kline, Joan Allen, Sigourney Weaver, Henry Czerny, Tobey Maguire and Christina Ricci.

The American Dream was over. But the hangover was just beginning.

Who directed "The Ice Storm":

The Ice Storm was directed by Ang Lee, a Taiwanese director, producer, and writer.

Before making The Ice Storm, Ang Lee had directed Sense and Sensibility, released in 1995, Hsi yen (1993), Tui shou (1992). Since, he directed Ride with the Devil, released in 1999, Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (2000), Hulk (2003), Brokeback Mountain (2005), Se, jie (2007), and Taking Woodstock (2009).

What was the release date of "The Ice Storm":

The Ice Storm was initially released on Friday, September 26, 1997, in the United States. Also released on Friday, September 26, 1997 have been Trojan War (dir. George Huang), The Assignment (dir. Christian Duguay), 100 Proof (dir. Jeremy Horton), and The Edge (dir. Lee Tamahori). This was twenty-one (21) years ago.

It has been released on Saturday, August 23, 1997 in the United Kingdom; Monday, May 12, 1997 in France; Thursday, December 18, 1997 in Germany; Thursday, October 30, 1997 in Italy; Friday, November 28, 1997 in Spain; Friday, December 26, 1997 in Australia and on Saturday, September 26, 1998 in Japan.

What is the casting of "The Ice Storm":

At the casting of The Ice Storm we find Kevin Kline, previously seen in Fierce Creatures (1997) and The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1996); Joan Allen (The Crucible (1996), Nixon (1995)); Sigourney Weaver (Copycat (1995), Jeffrey (1995)) [ more... ]

  • David Krumholtz and Christina Ricci also appeared in Addams Family Values, released in 1993.
  • David Krumholtz and Elijah Wood have both also be seen in Bobby, released in 2006.
  • Kevin Kline and Henry Czerny also worked together in The Pink Panther, released in 2006.

What is the Storyline of "The Ice Storm":

The film begins at a dinner party at the Carvers' house as the adults discuss pop culture references that defined the 1970s: the Watergate scandal, swinging parties for married couples, and the pornographic film Deep Throat. The Hood family includes Ben, Elena, and their children, 16-year-old Paul and 14-year-old Wendy. Their neighbors, the Carvers, include Jim, Janey, and their children: Mikey and Sandy.

Ben, dissatisfied in his marriage and with the futility of his career, is having [...]

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