Ang Lee, James Schamus & Ted Hope
Rick Moody James Schamus
Fox Searchlight Pictures
Oct 31, 1997
New Canaan, Connecticut, USA
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In the weekend after thanksgiving 1973 the Hoods family is skidding out of control. Benjamin Hood reels from drink to drink, trying not to think about his trouble at the office. His wife, Elena, is reading self help books and losing patience with her husband's lies. Their son, Paul, home for the holidays, escapes to the city to pursue an alluring rich girl from his prep school. And young, budding nymphomaniac, Wendy Hood roams the neighborhood, innocently exploring liquor cabinets and lingerie drawers of her friends' parents, looking for something new. Then an ice storm hits, the worst in a century. Then things get even worse than expected. Starring Sigourney Weaver, Joan Allen and Kevin Kline.