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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 15
Cast
Nicolas Cage
Vanessa Hudgens
John Cusack
Directors
Scott Walker
Screenwriters
Scott Walker
Running Time
105 minutes

The Frozen Ground
Half-baked Alaska?


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Plot
Robert Hansen (Cusack), a serial killer terrorising Alaska, must be stopped. State trooper Jack Halcombe (Cage) thinks a teenage prostitute (Cindy) might be the key to doing exactly that.


Verdict
With Cage as a harried cop, Cusack as a serial killer and 50 Cent as a pimp, we're assuming the casting department kicked off early on this one. Still, there's plenty in this taut thriller for you to stick around for, not least the reuniting of the Con Air duo.


Reviewed by Kim Newman

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