The Ice Storm

The Ice Storm (1997)

It was 1973, and the climate was changing.

  • Genre: Drama
  • Release Date: 1997-09-27
  • User Rating: 7/10 from 318 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 52min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Canal+ Droits Audiovisuels
  • Production Country: France, United States of America
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In the weekend after thanksgiving 1973 the Hood family is skidding out of control. Then an ice storm hits, the worst in a century.

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  • Kevin Kline

    as Ben Hood
  • Joan Allen

    as Elena Hood
  • Sigourney Weaver

    as Janey Carver
  • Henry Czerny

    as George Clair
  • Tobey Maguire

    as Paul Hood
  • Christina Ricci

    as Wendy Hood
  • Elijah Wood

    as Mikey Carver
  • Adam Hann-Byrd

    as Sandy Carver
  • David Krumholtz

    as Francis Davenport
  • Jamey Sheridan

    as Jim Carver
  • Kate Burton

    as Dorothy Franklin
  • William Cain

    as Ted Shackley
  • Michael Cumpsty

    as Philip Edwards
  • Maia Danziger

    as Mrs. Gadd
  • Katie Holmes

    as Libbets Casey
  • Colleen Camp

    as Dr. Pasmier
  • Allison Janney

    as Dot Halford
Production Avy Kaufman Casting
Directing Ang Lee Director
Production Ang Lee Producer
Writing James Schamus Screenplay
Production James Schamus Producer
Editing Tim Squyres Editor
Camera Frederick Elmes Director of Photography
Art Mark Friedberg Production Design
Art Stephanie Carroll Set Decoration
Sound Mychael Danna Original Music Composer
Production Ted Hope Producer
Costume & Make-Up Carol Oditz Costume Design
Writing Rick Moody Novel
Sound Kam Chan Foley Editor
Sound Marissa Littlefield ADR Editor
Sound Fred Rosenberg Dialogue Editor
Directing Mary Cybulski Script Supervisor
Sound Reilly Steele Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Production Alysse Bezahler Unit Production Manager
Sound Frank Kern Foley Editor
Sound Philip Stockton Supervising Sound Editor
Sound Drew Kunin Sound Mixer
Camera Barry Wetcher Still Photographer
Art Bob Shaw Art Direction
Crew Millys Lee Unit Publicist
Camera Adger W. Cowans Still Photographer
Production Nancy Kriegel Production Supervisor
Art Mark Peltzer Property Master