This post apocalyptic thriller takes place after a new ice age has covered the Earth in freezing temperatures. Essex and Vivia are searching the frozen wastes for Essex's brother, eventually the seal hunter and his pregnant companion find his apartment and decide to rest with him for a while. Essex is shocked when he leaves the apartment of his brother and it is blown apart by a bomb, after discovering who murdered his family Essex is left with the mystery of why the names of his family members were on a note calling for their deaths.
- Paul Newman, Vittorio Gassman, Bibi Andersson, Fernando Rey, Brigitte Fossey
- Robert Altman