Ice Castles
Ice Castles (1978)

Alexis Winston (played by skater Lyn-Holly Johnson) is a talented ice-skater who is spotted by an Olympic coach. Up until that moment, she was being trained and encouraged by ice-rink owner Beulah Smith (Colleen Dewhurst). Now she is the… More

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: January 1, 1978
DVD Release Date: May 1, 2001
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Critic Score: 44% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Austin Kennedy
Sin Magazine

The film's highlights are the figure skating scenes, which are well choreographed and shot. But unfortunately, the film has to have a typical Hollywood story that is about as generic as Crispy Rice.

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Heather Boerner
Common Sense Media

Schmaltzy classic skating movie for romantics.

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Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

Ice Castles lifts our spirits by giving a glimpse into the human side of an exciting sport.

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Aj V
Another teen movie which was a pre-cursor to the 80s teen craze, this one is a drama, and an overly dramatic one at that. First of all, I don't care much… More
Juli Ryan
When I was 10 or 11 years old, I was obsessed with this movie. So much so that I had to have an ice skating birthday party. Which was when I found out I… More
Cassie Hill
A story that will inspire anyone to stop at nothing to reach their dreams! :) I love this movie!!! :) I can watch it over and over again! :) Robby Benson is… More
Leigh Ryan
Because I always believe in the underdog overcoming any and all obstacles, I liked it. : )