The Ice Storm: America Out in the Cold | 27 Jan 2010 // 4:00 PM
Ang Lee captures the '70s on film the way Rick Moody captures the era in the book The Ice Storm. It's the midst of the sexual revolution, the Watergate scandal is erupting, and the country's social consciousness is changing.
America Through Nature's Gaze: 'The Ice Storm' | 22 Aug 2013 // 9:10 PM
Featuring career best performances from almost everyone involved, The Ice Storm holds up as document that is at once identifiably “of a time”, but also impeccably timeless.
The Ice Storm | 3 Apr 2008 // 6:00 PM
The general fuzzed-out sense of malaise that Lee is able to tap into while exploring the Nixon-era sexual revolution (and repression and adventure), creates a point of view that both ruthlessly observes and empathizes with these alien suburbanites.