November 23, 2005
DVD Release Date
February 28, 2006
Rated R for violence, language and sexuality/nudity
"The Ice Harvest" is a wickedly funny thriller about thick thieves and thin ice.
It's Christmas Eve in rainy, icebound Wichita, Kansas, and this year Charlie Arglist (John Cusack) just might have something to celebrate. Charlie, an attorney for the sleazy businesses of Wichita, and his unsavory associate, the steely Vic Cavenaugh (Billy Bob Thornton), have just successfully embezzled $2,147,000 from Kansas City boss Bill Guerrard (Randy Quaid).
Even so, the real prize for Charlie would be...
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Billy Bob Thornton is back in another dark Christmas comedy, and John Cusack is finally in a movie that doesn't involve dogs or a fluffy romantic story. "The Ice Harvest" is a fun little movie that capitalizes on the odd little things that pop up around Christmas, like drunk friends, the mob, stolen money, untrustworthy partners, dangerous women and a few murders. Full movie review »