You can catch Mellisa Leo's buzzworthy performance on DVD and Blu-ray this January. Frozen River will be released on DVD and Blu-ray on January 27. The standard disc will be priced at $28.96 SRP but pricing details have not been released for the Blu-ray disc as of yet. The film stars Mellisa Leo, Misty Upham and Michael O'Keefe.
Strapped for money and having been deserted by her husband, working class Ray (Melissa Leo), reluctantly teams up with Lila (Misty Upham), a widowed Mohawk Indian, to smuggle illegal immigrants across the frozen St. Lawrence River from Canada to the U.S. in the trunk of a Dodge Spirit. Both women swear each trip will be their last, but one final run across the river leads to a showdown with the law on all sides.
- Commentary with Director Courtney Hunt and Producer Heather Rae