Against the Ice Movie

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Against the Ice is a true story of friendship, love and the awe-inspiring power of companionship.

Who's Involved:

Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Peter Flinth, Charles Dance, Joe Cole, Baltasar Kormakur, Gisli Orn Gardarsson, Heida Reed, Joe Derrick

Release Date:

Wednesday, March 2, 2022 Netflix

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Runtime: N/A
Language: English

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Plot: What's the story about?

In 1909, Denmark’s Arctic Expedition led by Captain Ejnar Mikkelsen (Nikolaj Coster-Waldau) was attempting to disprove the United States’ claim to Northeast Greenland. This claim was based on the assumption that Greenland was broken up into two different pieces of land. Leaving his crew behind with the ship, Mikkelsen embarks on a journey across the ice with his inexperienced crew member, Iver Iversen (Joe Cole). The two men succeed in finding the proof that Greenland is one island, but returning to the ship takes longer and is much harder than expected. Battling extreme hunger, fatigue and a polar bear attack, they finally arrive to find their ship crushed in the ice and the camp abandoned. Hoping to be rescued, they now must fight to stay alive. As the days grow longer, their mental hold on reality starts to fade, breeding mistrust and paranoia, a dangerous cocktail in their fight for survival.

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Who's making Against the Ice: Crew List

A look at the Against the Ice behind-the-scenes crew and production team.

Producers

Nikolaj Coster-Waldau
Baltasar Kormakur

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Production: What we know about Against the Ice?

Key Facts

  1. The film is inspired by true events.
  2. Adapted from Ejnar Mikkelsen’s Danish novel "Two Against the Ice".

Filming Timeline

  1. 2022 - January: The film was set to Completed  status.

Against the Ice Release Date: When was the film released?

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Against the Ice was a Netflix release in 2022 on Wednesday, March 2, 2022. There were 1 other movie released on the same date, including West Side Story.

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