Frozen is a new movie directed by the guy who made that retro slasher borefest Hatchet. I put Hatchet in with movies that try to be a movie from 30+ years ago. And 99.9% of the time, those movies end up being weak imitations instead of a modern versions of a golden age of horror/exploitation. Anyway, Frozen is about three people on a ski trip. They trick their way onto a ski lift for "one last run" but there is a mix up at the controls and just when they are far enough away to not be heard or seen, the ski lift stops for a week. Obviously, the cold quickly becomes a major issue. The rest of the movie is about their attempts to get off the lift.
The movie has a lot going for it. The acting is good and the set up has a lot of character development, which really helps later on when they are stuck. Early on, there is a lot of implied violence, which also works to boost the terror level.
I think the movie fails, as a whole, because it gets redundant after a while. There was too many scenes of people waking up cold and the "this is your fault" "no, it's your fault" arguments seem tired.
The movie has a cool premise and is even good for a while, but once the routine sets in, my attention was strained.
Netflix, don't buy.