Winter is Coming

Frigid flicks to prepare for the impending chill. Download the Caavo TV & Movie Guides mobile app to add these selections to your own what-to-watchlist.

1. Winter's Bone (2010): Ozarks teen Ree Dolly risks her life to find her criminal father after he puts up the family home to cover his bail and then vanishes without a trace.

2. Fargo (1996): A pregnant policewoman tries to determine how several murders and a kidnapping are linked to an unassuming car salesman.

3. Grumpy Old Men (1993): Longtime rivals compete for the attentions of a widow, their alluring new neighbor, but they may have to reconcile when their adult children become attracted to one another.

4. The Shining (1980): A frustrated writer takes a job as the winter caretaker at a mountain-locked hotel with his family so that he can write in peace.

5. Lars and the Real Girl (2007): A lonely, delusional young man surprises his family when he shows up with a new love, who turns out to be a life-size doll.

6. Cool Runnings (1993): Fact-based tale about the course travelled by a Jamaican bobsled team.

7. March of the Penguins (2005): Morgan Freeman narrates this exceptional and surprisingly moving documentary about the intricate and often hazardous mating rituals of penguins.

8. Hanna (2011): Teenage assassin Hanna sets out on a dangerous mission and crosses paths with a cunning intelligence operative who hold the key to her cryptic past and seeks to apprehend her at any cost.

9. Iceman (1984): A prehistoric hunter, discovered frozen in the Arctic, is revived by doctors. Some scientists want to dissect him but other hope to learn to communicate with him, and in so doing discover what life was truly like for our Neanderthal ancestors.

10. White Nights (1985): A ballet dancer who defected finds himself back in Russia where he meets an American and together they plot an escape.

 

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