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Thin Ice

Rating:R (for language, and brief violent and sexual content)
Genre:Comedy, Drama
Release Date:February 17, 2012
Running time:94 minutes
Cast:Greg Kinnear, Alan Arkin, Billy Crudup, David Harbour, Lea Thompson
Director:Jill Sprecher
Producer:Mary Frances Budig, Elizabeth Redleaf, Christine Kunewa Walker
Writer:Jill Sprecher, Karen Sprecher
Distributor:ATO Pictures

Description: Mickey Prohaska is a small-time insurance agent looking for a way to jump-start his business, reunite with his estranged wife and escape the frigid Wisconsin weather. This self-proclaimed master of spin believes that salesmanship is about selling a story - all he needs is a sucker willing to buy it. He hits pay dirt with a lonely retired farmer who is sitting on something much bigger than an insurance commission. But Mickey's attempt to con the old man spins out of control when a nosy, unstable locksmith with a volatile temper dramatically ups the stakes, trapping him in a madcap spiral of danger, deceit and double-crossing.

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