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Frozen River (2008)

R 09/05/2008 (US) Drama 1h 37m

Desperation Knows No Borders


Ray Eddy, an upstate New York trailer mom, is lured into the world of illegal immigrant smuggling. Broke after her husband takes off with the down payment for their new doublewide, Ray reluctantly teams up with Lila, a smuggler, and the two begin making runs across the frozen St. Lawrence River carrying illegal Chinese and Pakistani immigrants in the trunk of Ray's Dodge Spirit.

  1. Courtney Hunt

    Director, Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Melissa Leo

    Melissa Leo

    Ray Eddy

  2. Misty Upham

    Misty Upham

    Lila Littlewolf

  3. Charlie McDermott

    Charlie McDermott


  4. John Canoe

    Bernie Littlewolf

  5. Jay Klaitz

    Jay Klaitz

    Guy Versailles

  6. Dylan Carusona


  7. James Reilly


  8. Michael O'Keefe

    Michael O'Keefe

    Trooper Finnerty

  9. Mark Boone Junior

    Mark Boone Junior

    Jacques Bruno

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