Mar 14

After the murder of a beauty queen, an investigation reveals the suspects to be a former lover, a rival contestant, and a stage mother.

Release Date: 1997-09-21
Runtime: 1h 36min
Genres: Crime,Mystery,Comedy
Stars: Yasmine Bleeth,Jill Clayburgh,Cassidy Rae
Production: Columbia TriStar Television

Crowned and Dangerous
Release Date: 1997-09-21
Runtime: 1h 36min
Genres: Crime, Mystery, Comedy
Stars: Yasmine Bleeth, Jill Clayburgh, Cassidy Rae
Production: Columbia TriStar Television
IMDb: Crowned and Dangerous
After the murder of a beauty queen, an investigation reveals the suspects to be a former lover, a rival contestant, and a stage mother.

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Current rating: 1 of 5, 1 vote(s) 182 hits
Mar 8

Every Monday at 6 pm a young woman is murdered in the subway. The psychiatrist Setsuko Suma is called in to assist the police. The trail leads to another psychiatrist - Dr Rei Aku - who Setsuko used to date. As she get closer to the solution, she gets more and more convinced that Aku's deprogramming of former sectmembers is important.

Release Date: 1997-01-24
Runtime: 1h 56min
Genres: Drama,Horror,Romance
Stars: Kaho Minami,Takeshi Wakamatsu,Etsushi Toyokawa
Production: Twins Japan

Angel Dust
Release Date: 1997-01-24
Runtime: 1h 56min
Genres: Drama, Horror, Romance
Stars: Kaho Minami, Takeshi Wakamatsu, Etsushi Toyokawa
Production: Twins Japan
IMDb: Angel Dust
Every Monday at 6 pm a young woman is murdered in the subway. The psychiatrist Setsuko Suma is called in to assist the police. The trail leads to another psychiatrist - Dr Rei Aku - who Setsuko used to date. As she get closer to the solution, she gets more and more convinced that Aku's deprogramming of former sectmembers is important.

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Current rating: 3.18 of 5, 130 vote(s) 215 hits
Mar 8

An anthology of original animated shorts in the style and theme of Gary Larson's Far Side comics.

Release Date: 1997-12-31
Runtime: 45min
Genres: Animation,Fantasy,Horror
Director: Gary Larson,Marv Newland
Production: Farworks Inc.

Tales from the Far Side II
Release Date: 1997-12-31
Runtime: 45min
Genres: Animation, Fantasy, Horror
Director: Gary Larson, Marv Newland
Production: Farworks Inc.
IMDb: Tales from the Far Side II
An anthology of original animated shorts in the style and theme of Gary Larson's Far Side comics.

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Current rating: 3.08 of 5, 110 vote(s) 214 hits
Mar 1

A USGS scientist attempts to convince his boss and the residents of Angel Falls, California that a nearby volcano is about to erupt.

Release Date: 1997-02-23
Runtime: 1h 36min
Genres: Action,Drama
Stars: Dan Cortese,Cynthia Gibb,Brian Kerwin
Production: Davis Entertainment

Volcano: Fire on the Mountain
Release Date: 1997-02-23
Runtime: 1h 36min
Genres: Action, Drama
Stars: Dan Cortese, Cynthia Gibb, Brian Kerwin
Production: Davis Entertainment
IMDb: Volcano: Fire on the Mountain
A USGS scientist attempts to convince his boss and the residents of Angel Falls, California that a nearby volcano is about to erupt.

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Current rating: 3.09 of 5, 33 vote(s) 220 hits
Feb 22

An elderly couple go about their routine of cleaning their gabbeh (a intricately-designed rug), while bickering gently with each other. Magically, a young woman appears, helping the two clean the rug. This young woman belongs to the clan whose history is depicted in the design of the gabbeh, and the rug recounts the story of the courtship of the young woman by a stranger from the clan.

Release Date: 1997-06-25
Runtime: 1h 15min
Genres: Drama,Mystery,Romance
Write: Mohsen Makhmalbaf
Stars: Shaghayeh Djodat,Hossein Moharami,Rogheih Moharami
Production: MK2 Productions

Gabbeh (1996)
Release Date: 1997-06-25
Runtime: 1h 15min
Genres: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Write: Mohsen Makhmalbaf
Stars: Shaghayeh Djodat, Hossein Moharami, Rogheih Moharami
Production: MK2 Productions
IMDb: Gabbeh (1996)
An elderly couple go about their routine of cleaning their gabbeh (a intricately-designed rug), while bickering gently with each other. Magically, a young woman appears, helping the two clean the rug. This young woman belongs to the clan whose history is depicted in the design of the gabbeh, and the rug recounts the story of the courtship of the young woman by a stranger from the clan.

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Current rating: 2.15 of 5, 13 vote(s) 176 hits
Dec 7

Prep school student Daisy and her European-born grandmother Nana share the sad stories of their lives: Daisy tells Nana of her romance with young Ethan and problems in school because she's Jewish; and Nana tells of her young years under Nazis when she was sent to ghetto and then to concentration camp.

Release Date: 1997-10-31
Runtime: 88 min
Genres: Drama,Romance
Director: Billy Hopkins
Write: Wendy Kesselman
Stars: Jeanne Moreau,Claire Danes,Jude Law
Production: Canal+

I Love You, I Love You Not
Release Date: 1997-10-31
Runtime: 88 min
Genres: Drama, Romance
Director: Billy Hopkins
Write: Wendy Kesselman
Stars: Jeanne Moreau, Claire Danes, Jude Law
Production: Canal+
IMDb: I Love You, I Love You Not
Prep school student Daisy and her European-born grandmother Nana share the sad stories of their lives: Daisy tells Nana of her romance with young Ethan and problems in school because she's Jewish; and Nana tells of her young years under Nazis when she was sent to ghetto and then to concentration camp.

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Current rating: 2.80 of 5, 15 vote(s) 516 hits
Dec 6

Alex knows the whereabouts of a stashed-away fortune of $1 million. The mysterious Anja kidnaps him, but he's transferred clues of location of the cash onto computer disk that he gives to his dog called PC, who has to find a friend of Alex, Susan.

Release Date: 1997-09-25
Runtime: 83 min
Genres: Adventure,Family,Fantasy
Director: Karl Zwicky
Stars: Billy Connolly,Nathan Cavaleri,Emilie François
Production: Australian Film Finance Corporation (AFFC)

Paws
Release Date: 1997-09-25
Runtime: 83 min
Genres: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Director: Karl Zwicky
Stars: Billy Connolly, Nathan Cavaleri, Emilie François
Production: Australian Film Finance Corporation (AFFC)
IMDb: Paws
Alex knows the whereabouts of a stashed-away fortune of $1 million. The mysterious Anja kidnaps him, but he's transferred clues of location of the cash onto computer disk that he gives to his dog called PC, who has to find a friend of Alex, Susan.

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Current rating: 2.25 of 5, 12 vote(s) 939 hits
Dec 6

A researcher's life is in danger when she discovers a secret cloning operation.

Release Date: 1997-11-09
Runtime: 139 min
Genres: Thriller
Director: Tom McLoughlin
Stars: Kelly McGillis,Jason Gedrick,Larry Hagman
Production: Jaffe/Braunstein Films

The Third Twin
Release Date: 1997-11-09
Runtime: 139 min
Genres: Thriller
Director: Tom McLoughlin
Stars: Kelly McGillis, Jason Gedrick, Larry Hagman
Production: Jaffe/Braunstein Films
IMDb: The Third Twin
A researcher's life is in danger when she discovers a secret cloning operation.

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Current rating: 2.85 of 5, 13 vote(s) 224 hits
Oct 2

"If you like THE SOPRANOS, you'll love THE DELI" - The Phantom of the Movies From director John Gallagher, THE DELI is an enchanting slice-of-life comedy about a hard luck gambler who gets in over his head when he starts putting his store's profits on the line.

Release Date: 1997-11-07
Runtime: 99 min
Genres: Comedy,Drama
Director: John A. Gallagher
Stars: Matt Keeslar,Brian Kelly,Jack O'Connell
Production: Golden Monkey Pictures

The Deli
Release Date: 1997-11-07
Runtime: 99 min
Genres: Comedy, Drama
Director: John A. Gallagher
Stars: Matt Keeslar, Brian Kelly, Jack O'Connell
Production: Golden Monkey Pictures
IMDb: The Deli
"If you like THE SOPRANOS, you'll love THE DELI" - The Phantom of the Movies From director John Gallagher, THE DELI is an enchanting slice-of-life comedy about a hard luck gambler who gets in over his head when he starts putting his store's profits on the line.

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Current rating: 3 of 5, 9 vote(s) 284 hits
Sep 30

Biography of fight promoter Don King follows his rise from a street goon convicted of strong arm tactics to a minor music promoter to pulling off his first major fight with Muhammed Ali for a charity. Ving Rhames' characterization gives a fully three dimensional person with warts and all, but still makes it understandable how he became the affluent promoter he has become.

Release Date: 1997-11-15
Runtime: 121 min
Genres: Biography,Drama,Sport
Director: John Herzfeld
Stars: Ving Rhames,Vondie Curtis-Hall,Jeremy Piven
Production: HBO Pictures

Don King: Only in America
Release Date: 1997-11-15
Runtime: 121 min
Genres: Biography, Drama, Sport
Director: John Herzfeld
Stars: Ving Rhames, Vondie Curtis-Hall, Jeremy Piven
Production: HBO Pictures
IMDb: Don King: Only in America
Biography of fight promoter Don King follows his rise from a street goon convicted of strong arm tactics to a minor music promoter to pulling off his first major fight with Muhammed Ali for a charity. Ving Rhames' characterization gives a fully three dimensional person with warts and all, but still makes it understandable how he became the affluent promoter he has become.

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Current rating: 3.11 of 5, 18 vote(s) 298 hits

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