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The Ice Storm Reviews

August 9, 2013
Kline had to walk the thinnest tightrope of all, as his selfish and immature adulterer and bad father could have come across as virtually irredeemable. Instead, he anchors the most poignant moment of the film
Full Review | Original Score: 4/4
July 31, 2013
Ang Lee's aching study of the "me" generation provides a stunning array of period detail to give distinct form to the social disconnect and discomfort of the Nixon era, though its Blu-ray premiere doesn't prove to be a banner release from Criterion.
October 18, 2008
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
April 1, 2008
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
March 24, 2008
Change, or the struggle to make change fit into the established system, is Lee's most familiar chord. He struck it loudest in The Ice Storm.
March 20, 2008
Lee's chilly recreation of a stormy Thanksgiving weekend captures a culture in snapshot...
March 20, 2008
Full Review | Original Score: B+
March 19, 2008
Read More | Original Score: 3/4
March 15, 2008
Marking its 10th anniversary, the 2-disc Criterion Collection contains commentary from director Ang Lee who depicts his satire as a "disaster" film, and new interviews with actors like Elijah Wood, who feels the movie lingers with you and is uncomfortable
Full Review | Original Score: B+
October 21, 2006
Lee's wrenching, expertly acted drama focuses on two families whose complex relationships come to a head over the long Thanksgiving weekend.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/4
May 11, 2001
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
January 1, 2000
| Original Score: 6/7