Musta jää (Black Ice)
Musta jää (Black Ice) (2007)

Upon discovering that her husband is having an affair, a Helsinki gynecologist attempts to gather more knowledge about her rival and, in the process, becomes hopelessly entangled in the other woman's life - partially on purpose but… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: October 19, 2007
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Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Jason Di Rosso
MovieTime, ABC Radio National

It's not a bad film, but it doesn't have the dimensions to hit some of the deeper emotional notes.

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Boyd van Hoeij
european-films.net

A showcase for Finnish acting talent and a significant step forward for Kotwica, though the closing reels of Musta Jää dilute its power as a psychological thriller in favour of plot twists more at home in a soap opera.

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Rhiannon Sawyer
FILMINK (Australia)

The performances are uniformly excellent, particularly from the women....

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Andrew L. Urban
Urban Cinefile

Excellent performances and assured direction serve to keep the story engaging and dramatic in Petri Kotwica's third feature, which won five Finnish Jussi (film industry) awards including Best Film, Best Director, Best Script %u2013 and Best Actress for Ou

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familiar stranger
An average psychological drama about love and betrayal. Unfortunately, they didn't focus enough on exploring emotions to its brink and developing chemistry… More
Dean McKenna
This Finnish film contains affairs, friendship, jealousy and revenge between a Helsinki gynecologist (wife) and young martial arts intructor (lover) who fell in… More
Carlos Magalhães
A tense psychological thriller that grows gripping and suffocating as we follow a betrayed woman carrying a twisted plan of revenge till the last consequences.… More
Luke Baldock
Psychological and very sexy thriller in a game of cat and mouse. What Black Ice tends to focus on is honor and honesty more than actual love. The partners are… More