Search results for "1997"
Drancy Avenir

Drancy Avenir

Drancy Avenir
IMDb: 6.9
84

Director Arnaud de Pallières presents an experimental three-part film designed to stimulate the intellect and inspire reflection on the past. The first part tells the story of the last living…

Genre: Drama, History
What the Deaf Man Heard

What the Deaf Man Heard

What the Deaf Man Heard
IMDb: 7.1
120

In 1945, a young boy arrives in a small Georgia town on a bus from which his mother was abducted and murdered. Alone he sits quietly and everyone becomes convinced…

Genre: Comedy, Drama
Their Frozen Dream

Their Frozen Dream

Their Frozen Dream
IMDb: 7.1
61

Poetic documentary about the polar expedition of S. A. Andrée which Troell had previously dramatized in “Ingenjör Andrées luftfärd” (1982).

Genre: Documentary
Mandela and de Klerk

Mandela and de Klerk

Mandela and de Klerk
IMDb: 7
114

Sidney Poitier and Michael Caine both received Emmy nominations for their performances in this made-for-TV movie. The plot follows Nelson Mandela’s 27-year struggle to end apartheid.

A Gun, a Car, a Blonde

A Gun, a Car, a Blonde

A Gun, a Car, a Blonde
IMDb: 5.3
107

In this homage to film noir, a wheelchair bound (Jim Metzler) paraplegic fantasizes about the new blonde (Andrea Thompson), who moves into the house across from him..

Genre: Drama, Thriller
Stricken

Stricken

Stricken
IMDb: 3.9
88

In their final semester of school, a group of six college friends get together to pull the ultimate prank on a fellow classmate. The joke goes awry, resulting in a…

Genre: Drama, Thriller
The Blackout

The Blackout

The Blackout
IMDb: 5.4
98

A debauched Hollywood movie actor tries to piece together one wild night in Miami years earlier which remains a drug-induced blur, and soon finds out that some questions about his…

The Christmas List

The Christmas List

The Christmas List
IMDb: 6.8
86

Perfume saleslady Melody Parris feels like her life is in neutral. Her stick-in-the mud boyfriend won’t commit and she gets passed over for a promotion at the store where she…

Brother

Brother

Brother
IMDb: 7.9
96

Danila goes to his successful brother, Victor, in Petersburg to start a new life. Unknown to Danila, Victor is an contract killer, but is in hiding after asking for too…

Genre: Crime, Drama, Music
Ellen Foster

Ellen Foster

Ellen Foster
IMDb: 6.9
94

After her mother’s death, a young girl is separated from her abusive father and is sent between her various friends and relatives, always longing to find a place to call…

Tidal Wave: No Escape

Tidal Wave: No Escape

Tidal Wave: No Escape
IMDb: 3.9
90

A retired and disgruntled scientist is brought out of retirement to explain why tidal waves are wiping out coastal communities. But is he part of the problem?

Old Man

Old Man

Old Man
IMDb: 7.3
98

One of the most frequently dramatized of all William Faulkner stories, Old Man is based on a section of Faulkner’s 1939 novel The Wild Palms. Set during the cataclysmic 1927…

Genre: Drama
Bella Mafia

Bella Mafia

Bella Mafia
IMDb: 7
117

Don Roberto Luciano turns informer for the biggest Mafia trial in history, but his family pays a terrible price.

Genre: Crime, Drama
The Rage

The Rage

The Rage
IMDb: 4.4
93

FBI Special Agent Travis is trying to catch a deranged serial killer and is doing his best despite having a new and unexperienced partner in the form of Kelly McCord….

Genre: Action, Thriller
Dead Men Can’t Dance

Dead Men Can’t Dance

Dead Men Can’t Dance
IMDb: 4.4
105

To stamp out the threat of nuclear war, a special ops team must travel to North Korea to carry out a covert mission to destroy a nuclear power plant. Everything…

Genre: Action, Thriller
Dinner at Fred’s

Dinner at Fred’s

Dinner at Fred’s
IMDb: 6.2
93

A young businessman with a skill for magic tricks breaks down en route to his fiancee’s parents’ house on Christmas and ends up spending the holiday with a very different…

Genre: Comedy
Lolita

Lolita

Lolita
IMDb: 6.9
137

Urbane professor Humbert Humbert marries a New England widow to be near her nymphet daughter.

Genre: Drama
L.A. Confidential

L.A. Confidential

L.A. Confidential
IMDb: 8.2
138

Three detectives in the corrupt and brutal L.A. police force of the 1950s use differing methods to uncover a conspiracy behind the shotgun slayings of the patrons at an all-night…

I Know What You Did Last Summer

I Know What You Did Last Summer

I Know What You Did Last Summer
IMDb: 5.7
100

As they celebrate their high school graduation, four friends are involved in a hit-and-run accident when their car hits and apparently kills a pedestrian on an isolated roadway. They dispose…

Jungle 2 Jungle

Jungle 2 Jungle

Jungle 2 Jungle
IMDb: 5.2
97

Uptight New York City executive, Michael Cromwell, pursues his soon-to-be ex-wife to South America and returns home with the son he never knew he had — a boy raised in…

Genre: Comedy, Family
Fire Down Below

Fire Down Below

Fire Down Below
IMDb: 5.1
105

When an EPA representative is murdered in a small Appalachian community, EPA undercover agent Jack Taggart is sent in—posing as a handyman working with a Christian relief agency—to determine what…

Kiss the Girls

Kiss the Girls

Kiss the Girls
IMDb: 6.6
115

Forensic psychologist Alex Cross travels to North Carolina and teams with escaped kidnap victim Kate McTiernan to hunt down “Casanova,” a serial killer who abducts strong-willed women and forces them…

Fathers’ Day

Fathers’ Day

Fathers’ Day
IMDb: 5.3
99

Smart aleck lawyer, Jack Lawrence is one day visited by an ex-girlfriend who tells him her child is his. Enter Dale Putley. A depressed goofball who is also a writer,…

Genre: Comedy, Family
A Life Less Ordinary

A Life Less Ordinary

A Life Less Ordinary
IMDb: 6.4
103

A couple of angels, O’Reilly and Jackson, are sent to Earth to make sure that their next supervised love-connection succeeds. They follow Celine, a spoiled rich girl who has just…

Insomnia

Insomnia

Insomnia
IMDb: 7.3
96

Detectives Jonas and Erik are called to the midnight sun country of northern Norway to investigate a recent homicide, but their plan to arrest the killer goes awry, and Jonas…

Gridlock’d

Gridlock’d

Gridlock’d
IMDb: 6.9
91

After a friend overdoses, Spoon and Stretch decide to kick their drug habits and attempt to enroll in a government detox program. Their efforts are hampered by seemingly endless red…

Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Inventing the Abbotts

Inventing the Abbotts

Inventing the Abbotts
IMDb: 6.4
110

In the 1950s, brothers Jacey and Doug Holt, who come from the poorer side of their sleepy Midwestern town, vie for the affections of the wealthy, lovely Abbott sisters. Lady-killer…

Genre: Drama, Romance
For Richer or Poorer

For Richer or Poorer

For Richer or Poorer
IMDb: 5.8
115

Brad Sexton and his wife, Caroline, are wealthy New Yorkers with both marital and financial problems. The latter issue becomes a pressing matter when they discover that their accountant has…

Genre: Comedy
The Ice Storm

The Ice Storm

The Ice Storm
IMDb: 7.4
112

In the weekend after thanksgiving 1973 the Hood family is skidding out of control. Then an ice storm hits, the worst in a century.

Genre: Drama
Snow White: A Tale of Terror

Snow White: A Tale of Terror

Snow White: A Tale of Terror
IMDb: 6.2
100

When young Lili’s mother dies in childbirth, her father remarries Lady Claudia, a woman ruled by an evil mirror with the power to make her queen of all living things….

Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Fireworks

Fireworks

Fireworks
IMDb: 7.8
103

Detective Nishi is relieved from a stakeout to visit his sick wife in hospital. He is informed that she is terminally ill, and is advised to take her home. During…

Genre: Crime, Drama
The Devil’s Own

The Devil’s Own

The Devil’s Own
IMDb: 6.2
107

Frankie McGuire, one of the IRA’s deadliest assassins, draws an American family into the crossfire of terrorism. But when he is sent to the U.S. to buy weapons, Frankie is…

Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Broadway Damage

Broadway Damage

Broadway Damage
IMDb: 6.7
111

A quirky, romantic comedy about the complexity and frustration of finding a true love in the gay community. Marc is a struggling actor who finds an apartment in NYC by…

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Grosse Pointe Blank

Grosse Pointe Blank

Grosse Pointe Blank
IMDb: 7.3
107

Martin Blank is a hitman for hire. When he starts to develop a conscience, he botches a couple of routine jobs. On the advice of his secretary and his psychiatrist,…

Funny Games

Funny Games

Funny Games
IMDb: 7.6
109

Two psychotic young men take a mother, father, and son hostage in their vacation cabin and force them to play sadistic “games” with one another for their own amusement.

Life Is Beautiful

Life Is Beautiful

Life Is Beautiful
IMDb: 8.6
116

A touching story of an Italian book seller of Jewish ancestry who lives in his own little fairy tale. His creative and happy life would come to an abrupt halt…

Genre: Comedy, Drama
Amistad

Amistad

Amistad
IMDb: 7.3
155

In 1839, the slave ship Amistad set sail from Cuba to America. During the long trip, Cinque leads the slaves in an unprecedented uprising. They are then held prisoner in…

Gang Related

Gang Related

Gang Related
IMDb: 6.5
102

Two corrupt cops have a successful, seemingly perfect money making scheme- they sell drugs that they seize from dealers, kill the dealers, and blame the crimes on street gangs. Their…

Anaconda

Anaconda

Anaconda
IMDb: 4.8
89

A “National Geographic” film crew is taken hostage by an insane hunter, who takes them along on his quest to capture the world’s largest – and deadliest – snake.

Anastasia

Anastasia

Anastasia
IMDb: 7.2
94

This animated adventure retells the story of the lost daughter of Russia’s last czar. The evil Rasputin places a curse on the Romanov family, and Anastasia and her grandmother, Empress…

Genre: Animation, Family