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The Iceman Cometh


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  • For me, the 1973 Frankenheimer production of Iceman, despite an almost fatal bit of miscasting (Lee Marvin superb as an action hero, but impossible in the pivotal role of Hickey), survives powerfully, thanks above all to Robert Ryan (as Larry Slade) and Fredric March (as Harry Hope), each offering his very last recorded performance — and in Ryan’s case, quite possibly his very best.