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The Ice House (1997)

TV Movie  -   -  Drama | Mystery | Thriller  -  26 February 1998 (USA)
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The peaceful, secluded, country hideaway of three diverse, lonely, supposedly lesbian, women is suddenly shattered when their gardener discovers a partially decomposed corpse in the old Ice... See full summary »

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Anne Cattrell
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Phoebe Maybury
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Diana Goode
Dave Hill ...
Fred Phillips
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D.C.I. George Walsh
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D.S. Andy McLoughlin
Gerard Horan ...
D.S. Robinson
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D.C. Blackshaw
Ann Bell ...
Molly Phillips
Luke Garrett ...
P.C. Williams
Niven Boyd ...
Dr. Webster
Paul Jerricho ...
David Maybury
Jack Galloway ...
Paddy Clarke
Belinda Sinclair ...
Eileen Clarke
Anthony May ...
Peter Barnes
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The peaceful, secluded, country hideaway of three diverse, lonely, supposedly lesbian, women is suddenly shattered when their gardener discovers a partially decomposed corpse in the old Ice House on their grounds. The ensuing police investigation has the unfortunate repercussion of re-igniting the anger and hatred of the local community levelled against the women which started ten years previously when the husband of one of them mysteriously disappeared without trace. The same senior police officer from ten years ago is assigned the case and is determined to bring the women to justice this time around. The case is further complicated when his deputy, whose marriage is on the rocks, starts to take more than a professional interest in one of the women. What is the identity of the corpse in the Ice House? What really did happen ten years previously? Will all be revealed... Written by Mark Smith <msmith@osi.co.uk>

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Anne Cattrell: Don't worry. Shaking hands with a lesbian is perfectly safe.
Detective Sergeant Andy McLoughlin: I've nothing against dykes, Miss Cattrell. Just wouldn't stick my finger in one.
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Daniel Craig rocks
8 December 2006 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

First I, even at my age, saw and took REAL notice of Daniel Craig was in "The Ice House". I thought to myself hubba, hubba (showing my age with that expression) and then watched out for him. When I saw "Layer Cake" I had no doubt that Daniel Craig will make as good a James Bond as Sean Connery and I just saw the new Bond film yesterday. He was a great James Bond equalling Sean Connery in my view much better than Pierce Brosnan (who is very good looking but lacks the killer spark) and silly Roger Moore who I don't think could land a punch on anything much less do any of those stuns and just painful to watch. I am actually well over the Bond movies as the computerized stunts irritate me but enjoyed this new film just watching Daniel Craig's lips!


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