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Release Date: February 17th, 2012

DVD Release Date: June 12th, 2012

R|1 hr 34 min

Plot Summary
Events spiral out of control when a greedy insurance salesman (Greg Kinnear) tries to con an old farmer (Alan Arkin) out of a rare violin.

Cast: Greg Kinnear, Alan Arkin, Billy Crudup, David Harbour, Bob Balaban, Lea Thompson, Michelle Arthur, James Detmar

Director: Jill Sprecher

Genres: Crime drama, Dark comedy

Production Co: ATO Pictures, Werc Werk Works

Distributors: ATO Pictures, Samuel Goldwyn Company

Ratings & Reviews

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  • It is Mr. Kinnear's slippery charm that keeps Thin Ice from sinking into the frosty Wisconsin slush toward which it seems to be heading from the start. show more

  • Writing with her sister, Karen, Jill Sprecher rigs up an elaborate cause-and-effect comedy of errors, with Kinnear's predatory protagonist as both perp and victim. I won't say more than that, but Thin Ice is deeper than it first appears. show more

  • This is a devilishly ingenious screenplay by the sisters Jill and Karen Sprecher. show more

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