Sunday, February 1, 2009

Frozen River Movie Review|Torrents, Torrent


The movie, Frozen River, characterizes the the present day struggle of Americans due to the economic crisis and the consequences that befall them in making both ends meet.

Plot of the movie:
Ray Eddy (Melissa Leo) works as a part time worker in Yankee One Dollar Store near frozen river. She earns a scanty income. Ray Eddy's (Melissa Leo) husband abandoned her and their two sons, T. J. (Charlie McDermott) and  Ricky (James Reilly) after plundering their meagre savings.


Ray Eddy (Melissa Leo) encountered a hard time to run the family. She partners with Lila Littlewolf (Misty Upham), a lady involved in smuggling illegal immigrants from Canada to Unites States. Ray Eddy (Melissa Leo) braves to drive the illegal immigrants over frozen river to a remote motel on the other border. A handful of cash is exchanged for this illegal act. Watch the movie to know what happends in the end. This movie encompasses thrilling adventurous sequences and breathtaking sceneries.

Cast: Melissa Leo, Misty Upham, Michael O'Keefe, Mark Boone Junior, Charlie McDermott

Director: Courtney Hunt

Composer: Peter Golub, Shahad Ismaily

Producer: Heather Rae, Chip Hourihan