The Iceman

Loving husband. Devoted father. Ruthless killer.

On Blu-ray & DVD

Michael Shannon
Richard Kuklinski

James Franco
Mr. Softee

David Schwimmer
Josh Rosenthal

Ray Liotta
Roy Demeo

Ryan O'Nan
Young Hustler

MPAA Rating
R for strong violence, pervasive language and some sexual content.
1 hour, 43 minutes

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Inspired by actual events, The Iceman follows notorious contract killer Richard Kuklinski (Michael Shannon) from his early days in the mob until his arrest for the murder of more than 100 men. Appearing to be living the American dream as a devoted husband and father; in reality Kuklinski was a ruthless killer-for-hire. When finally arrested in 1986, neither his wife nor daughters have any clue about his real profession. official plot version from

Additional Notes

  • Based on Anthony Bruno's book "The Iceman: The True Story of a Cold-Blooded Killer," as well as interview footage.