Blue Ice (film)

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Blue Ice
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Directed by Russell Mulcahy
Written by Ron Hutchinson
Starring Michael Caine
Sean Young
Ian Holm
Distributed by M&M Productions
Release date(s) October 9, 1992
Running time 100 mins.
Country United Kingdom
Language English

Blue Ice is a 1992 film directed by Russell Mulcahy that stars Michael Caine and Sean Young.


It is a crime thriller involving a former spy (Caine), who is a jazz-club owner, who becomes immersed again in the world of espionage and counter-intelligence.[1]



According to the credits, the character of "Harry Anders" is based on the Ted Allbeury character "Tad Anders." The character was featured in Allbeury's novels Snowball, Palomino Blonde and The Judas Factor. In the books he is described as being of Polish-British descent; in the movie he is portrayed as English. The name also refers to "Harry Palmer", a British spy whom Caine portrayed in the Harry Palmer series of films.


  1. ^ "The New York Times". The New York Times. Retrieved 2012-03-31. 

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