Tag: 1997

The Advocate’s Devil (TV Movie 1997) 5.7

The Advocate’s Devil (TV Movie 1997)

Storyline:A charismatic basketball star (Holt McCallany) is accused of rape. A lawyer (Ken Olin) in need of a big win is brought in to get the star off. The lawyer wins the case, but along the way he discovers that th...

Alien Visitor (1997) 5.8

Alien Visitor (1997)

Storyline:In this sci-fi adventure a gorgeous alien woman is sent to Earth by mistake from the planet Epsilon. Landing in the Australian outback she meets a surveyor and they cross the continent together. However, she...

The Long Way Home (1997) 7.5

The Long Way Home (1997)

Storyline:After WWII, Jewish Holocaust survivors are moved into Displaced Persons' camps. After delays, more physical hardship, and years of uncertainty, they are permitted to begin new lives in Israel and the U.S. ...

Falling Fire (1997) 4.3

Falling Fire (1997)

Storyline:In the not so distant future mankind has squandered their resources. A team of specialists is sent to the nearby asteroid field to retrieve an asteroid that will serve to replenish some of our natural resour...

Clockwatchers (1997) 6.5

Clockwatchers (1997)

Storyline:Iris can best be described as a wallflower. She begins her first day as a temp for the nondescript Global Credit Association by waiting in a chair for two hours. This sets the scene for her (mis)adventures w...

The Slab Boys (1997) 6

The Slab Boys (1997)

Storyline:Paisley, Scotland, in 1957. Three working-class lads look forward to the staff dance at the local carpet factory. Exuberant social piece of observation cinema that concentrates on the boys' obsessions with l...

The Last Time I Committed Suicide (1997) 5.6

The Last Time I Committed Suicide (1997)

Storyline:Neal Cassady is living the beat life during the 1940s, working at The Tire Yard and and philandering around town. However, he has visions of a happy life with kids and a white picket fence. When his girlfrie...

High Voltage (1997) 4.4

High Voltage (1997)

Storyline:A bank, where Bruce Lee's daughter plays manager, is a Vietnamese mob front. When a group aborts their try,mobsters try to kill them. Much gun play,but robbers and bank manager, who has turned on the mob,sho...

Niagara, Niagara (1997) 7.1

Niagara, Niagara (1997)

Storyline:"Niagra, Niagra" begins quietly in a drugstore in Poughkeepsie, where Marcie, the film's disarming heroine, likes to shoplift. She literally crashes into Seth, a quiet outsider, also on a shoplifting spree. ...

Living in Peril (1997) 5.4

Living in Peril (1997)

Storyline:The young architect Walter leaves his wife Linda to go to L.A. to draw a mansion for Harrison. On the highway a truck driver almost drives him off the road. Walter calls the truck-company to complain. The dr...

Wild Flowers (1997) 5.7

Wild Flowers (1997)

Storyline:Denmark in the 70's. The teenager Christoffer's parents Nisse and Maria have decided to move into a commune because they want to try the alternative lifestyle. But Christoffer doesn't like it and has trouble...

American Perfekt (1997) 6.1

American Perfekt (1997)

Storyline:Criminal psychiatrist Jake Nyman is taking a much needed vacation from responsibility with an experimental road trip during which every decision will be made on a flip of a coin. Meanwhile Sandra Thomas, dis...

The House of Yes (1997) 6.6

The House of Yes (1997)

Storyline:'Jackie-O' is anxiously awaiting the visit of her brother home for Thanksgiving, but isn't expecting him to bring a friend. She's even more shocked to learn that this friend is his fiancée. It soon becomes c...

Joey (1997) 4.6

Joey (1997)

Storyline:Billy is a boy who is trying to save a baby kangaroo called Joey after its family is captured and taken to Sydney. Billy travels to Sydney to reunite Joey with his family only to discover that Joey is not th...

Office Killer (1997) 5.1

Office Killer (1997)

Storyline:When Dorine Douglas' job as proofreader for Constant Consumer Magazine is turned into an at-home position during a downsizing, she doesn't know how to cope, but after accidentally killing one of her co-worke...

Mother and Son (1997) 7.4

Mother and Son (1997)

Storyline:A slow and poignant story of love and patience told via a dying mother nursed by her devoted son. The simple narrative is a thread woven among the deeply spiritual images of the countryside and cottage. ...

Love Jones (1997) 7.5

Love Jones (1997)

Storyline:Darius Lovehall is a young black poet in Chicago who starts dating Nina Mosley, a beautiful and talented photographer. While trying to figure out if they've got a "love thing" or are just "kicking it," they ...

Romy and Michele’s High School Reunion (1997) 6.2

Romy and Michele’s High School Reunion (1997)

Storyline:Romy and Michele have been through it all, including being tortured by the Popular crowd when in high school. When they receive word of a 10 year reunion, they come to realize their lives aren't as impressiv...

Traveller (1997) 6.1

Traveller (1997)

Storyline:A young man, Pat, visits the clan of gypsy-like grifters in rural North Carolina who belong to the nomadic ethnic group known as Irish Travellers and from whom he is descended. Pat is at first rejected but c...

Rhyme & Reason (1997) 7.5

Rhyme & Reason (1997)

Storyline:A study in the world of hip-hop, done mostly with interviews, in order to see why it is as popular as it is today and what the future holds.User Reviews: I am not a huge fan of hip-hop music, but I am somewh...

The Assignment (1997) 6.9

The Assignment (1997)

Storyline:1986. In his civilian clothes while on shore leave in Jerusalem, Lieutenant Commander Annibal Ramirez of the US Navy is captured and interrogated by who he eventually learns is Mossad in a case of mistaken i...

Hacks (1997) 5.1

Hacks (1997)

Storyline:Brian is a television writer-producer who has to script a 22-episode anthology, but lacks inspiration. He witnesses a strange romantic encounter between two figures on the balcony of hotel near his flat and ...

Anna Karenina (1997) 6.3

Anna Karenina (1997)

Storyline:Anna is a young and elegant wife of Mr. Karenin, who is wealthy and old. She meets the handsome Count Vronsky. Anna and Vronsky fall in love with each other, and he comes to be with her in St. Petersburg. Th...

Raigyo (1997) 5.6

Raigyo (1997)

Storyline:A black clad woman murders a man that she had just met by chance through a phone sex club.User Reviews: