Films of 1997by jacob_wollner | created - 20 Feb 2019 | updated - 1 month ago | Public
This is a list films from 1997 including popular, festival favorites, and award season nominations. Let me know if any should be added.
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2. The Alarmist (1997)
R | 92 min | Comedy
Young Tommy Hudler decides to become a security systems salesman, and is an instant success. Everything seems to be going great until he discovers there's more to this business and his boss... See full summary »
Votes: 838 | Gross: $0.06M
4. Meet Wally Sparks (1997)
R | 105 min | Comedy
Wally Sparks is a tabloid television show reporter, who's trying to boost ratings on his show. He goes to the Governor's mansion to uncover a sex scandal.
Votes: 3,049 | Gross: $4.00M
5. Casper: A Spirited Beginning (1997 Video)
PG | 90 min | Animation, Comedy, Family
Casper accidentally finds himself in the world of the living after failing to show up for ghost training and befriended a young boy who teaches him the ways of a ghost, while a ruler from the other world attempts to bring him back.
6. Mr. Jealousy (1997)
R | 103 min | Comedy, Romance
Lester is an occasional substitute teacher and he's very jealous. He is jealous about the last boyfriend of Lester's slightly wacky current partner Ramona - arrogant best-selling author ... See full summary »
Votes: 1,851 | Gross: $0.29M
8. The Last Time I Committed Suicide (1997)
R | 92 min | Biography, Romance
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.... See full summary »
Votes: 1,986 | Gross: $0.05M
11. Washington Square (1997)
PG | 115 min | Drama, Romance
Catherine Sloper (Jennifer Jason Leigh) has found the man of her dreams in Morris Townsend (Ben Chaplin), but her plans to marry him are strongly opposed by her father, Dr. Austin Sloper (... See full summary »
Votes: 3,069 | Gross: $1.71M
12. The Locusts (1997)
R | 124 min | Drama
A drifter enters a small town looking for employment. While working at the local cattle ranch, he meets and falls in love with the beautiful Kitty and becomes involved in a deadly yet erotic love triangle.
Votes: 1,619 | Gross: $0.01M
13. Wild America (1997)
PG | 106 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy
Three brothers who are obsessed with animals are given permission from their parents to travel around America with a camera documenting wildlife.
Votes: 6,584 | Gross: $7.32M
14. Jungle 2 Jungle (1997)
PG | 105 min | Comedy, Family
A man learns he has a thirteen-year-old son who was raised in the jungle and brings the boy to New York City, turning his life upside down in the process.
Votes: 21,999 | Gross: $59.93M
17. Wag the Dog (1997)
R | 97 min | Comedy, Drama
Shortly before an election, a spin-doctor and a Hollywood producer join efforts to fabricate a war in order to cover up a Presidential sex scandal.
Votes: 76,470 | Gross: $43.02M
18. She's So Lovely (1997)
R | 100 min | Drama, Romance
After being released from a psychiatric institution, a man tries to redeem himself in the eyes of his now-ex wife from the events that led up to his incarceration.
Votes: 7,825 | Gross: $7.22M
19. Touch (1997)
R | 96 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
At the discovery of his ability to work miracles, Juvenal becomes a media sensation, but now he's prone to those who want to exploit him.
Votes: 2,189 | Gross: $0.41M
20. Eight Days a Week (I) (1997)
R | 92 min | Comedy, Romance
Peter loves his next door neighbour Erica and, on the advice of his grandfather, decides to camp out on her front lawn for the entire summer, or until she agrees to go out with him. His ... See full summary »
Votes: 2,841 | Gross: $0.03M
22. Welcome to Sarajevo (1997)
R | 103 min | Drama, War
Journalist Floyd from the U.S., Michael Henderson from the U.K., and their teams meet at the beginning of the Bosnian war in Sarajevo. During their reports, they find an orphanage run by ... See full summary »
Votes: 6,719 | Gross: $0.34M
23. Breast Men (1997 TV Movie)
R | 95 min | Comedy, Drama
A movie about two doctors who created breast implants as this follows them over the years. However, when success and money come their way, they separate and follow different paths.