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Best Films of 1997

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100. Home Alone 3 (1997)

#100


A kids movie that is a little less harmless
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People who added this item 37  Average listal rating (21 ratings) 5.1  IMDB Rating 6.2 
99. Tower of Terror (1997)
Harmless kids movie with the Gut
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People who added this item 60  Average listal rating (33 ratings) 4.8  IMDB Rating 4.3 
98. McHale's Navy (1997)
A harmless movie apparently for adults.
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People who added this item 1658  Average listal rating (1016 ratings) 5.1  IMDB Rating 5.4 
97. George of the Jungle (1997)
George of the Bungle
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People who added this item 237  Average listal rating (141 ratings) 6.4  IMDB Rating 6.7 
96. 187 (1997)
187 reasons to not see this
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People who added this item 390  Average listal rating (241 ratings) 4.8  IMDB Rating
95. Air Bud (1997)
Air Dud
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People who added this item 164  Average listal rating (100 ratings) 5.1  IMDB Rating 5.6 
94. For Richer or Poorer (1997)

Oh wow, maybe they should stick to TV.
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People who added this item 226  Average listal rating (125 ratings) 5.4  IMDB Rating 5.4 
93. Picture Perfect (1997)
Picture far from perfect
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People who added this item 429  Average listal rating (264 ratings) 5.4  IMDB Rating 5.9 
92. Mimic (1997)
Not worthy of ever mimicking
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People who added this item 226  Average listal rating (157 ratings) 6.4  IMDB Rating 6.9 
91. Breakdown (1997)

I felt like that's what happened in the making of this film.
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People who added this item 47  Average listal rating (31 ratings) 4.5  IMDB Rating 5.5 
90. The 6th Man (1997)

A good brother storyline, otherwise old, cliche humor mixed in with a basketball.
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People who added this item 746  Average listal rating (503 ratings) 5.1  IMDB Rating 5.2 
89. Spawn (1997)

Please don't spawn any sequels.
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People who added this item 266  Average listal rating (171 ratings) 5.5  IMDB Rating 6.2 
88. Orgazmo (1997)
A B Movie with the South Park genius Trey Parker
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People who added this item 218  Average listal rating (125 ratings) 5.2  IMDB Rating 5.2 
87. Excess Baggage (1997)
Silverstone loses most of her appeal in this
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People who added this item 171  Average listal rating (112 ratings) 6.1  IMDB Rating 6.5 
86. First Strike (1996)

He's had many strikes, no problem adding this one to the list.
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People who added this item 1499  Average listal rating (942 ratings) 5.7  IMDB Rating 6.2 
85. Bean (1997)

Wow, how many things can go wrong with an adaptation?
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People who added this item 2141  Average listal rating (1270 ratings) 4.9  IMDB Rating
84. Flubber (1997)

Horrid remake.
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People who added this item 1108  Average listal rating (736 ratings) 4  IMDB Rating 3.6 
83. Speed 2: Cruise Control (1997)

Wow, how many things can go wrong with a sequel?
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People who added this item 1664  Average listal rating (1111 ratings) 5.8  IMDB Rating 6.3 
82. Alien: Resurrection (1997)

Juenet may have stalled the series all together
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People who added this item 431  Average listal rating (287 ratings) 5.5  IMDB Rating 5.9 
81. The Postman (1997)

Epically dull.
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People who added this item 633  Average listal rating (445 ratings) 5  IMDB Rating 5.4 
80. Volcano (1997)

Let's hope Hollywood learns their mistake here.
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People who added this item 3192  Average listal rating (2163 ratings) 4.3  IMDB Rating 3.6 
79. Batman & Robin (1997)

Ridiculous
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People who added this item 407  Average listal rating (288 ratings) 6.3  IMDB Rating 6.9 
78. The Edge (1997)
A dull edge
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People who added this item 174  Average listal rating (101 ratings) 7.5  IMDB Rating 7.8 
77. Kolya (1996)
A nice little pic but not memorable and leaves me wanting more.
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People who added this item 44  Average listal rating (26 ratings) 5.3  IMDB Rating 5.7 
76. Trial and Error (1997)

Equal parts T & E, that's why I gave it a 5.
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People who added this item 184  Average listal rating (95 ratings) 6.2  IMDB Rating 6.4 
75. Inventing the Abbotts (1997)

I'd invent the hell out of these Abbotts.
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People who added this item 717  Average listal rating (491 ratings) 5.8  IMDB Rating 6.1 
74. The Saint (1997)

Val is not a saint.
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People who added this item 87  Average listal rating (53 ratings) 6.5  IMDB Rating 6.7 
73. The House of Yes (1997)

On the planet of Fuck No.
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People who added this item 421  Average listal rating (247 ratings) 6  IMDB Rating 6.6 
72. Selena (1997)

I don't know she realizes this but J. Lo will never have a better role than this. Way to start out at the top.
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People who added this item 130  Average listal rating (92 ratings) 4.7  IMDB Rating 4.9 
71. The Pest (1997)

True to its name.
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People who added this item 5  Average listal rating (4 ratings) 5  IMDB Rating 5.7 
70. Into Thin Air: Death on Everest (1997)
A low value production based off of one of my favorite books
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People who added this item 454  Average listal rating (295 ratings) 6.6  IMDB Rating 6.8 
69. U Turn (1997)

Finally it's my turn.


...okay, now U turn.
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People who added this item 68  Average listal rating (30 ratings) 6.6  IMDB Rating 7.3 
68. Eve's Bayou (1997)
Intense acting with low-craft production
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People who added this item 30  Average listal rating (20 ratings) 6.7  IMDB Rating 7.1 
67. Ulee's Gold (1997)

Will Shortz' favorite film title.
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People who added this item 88  Average listal rating (42 ratings) 5.8  IMDB Rating 5.9 
66. One Night Stand (1997)
This movie feels like a one night stand. It was good but I'll likely never watch it again.

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People who added this item 631  Average listal rating (381 ratings) 5.6  IMDB Rating 6.1 
65. Romy and Michele's High School Reunion (1997)
Great dancers
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People who added this item 796  Average listal rating (536 ratings) 5.5  IMDB Rating 6.3 
64. Mouse Hunt (1997)
Little amount of gore in this Gore debut

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People who added this item 552  Average listal rating (292 ratings) 6.7  IMDB Rating 6.6 
63. Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil (1997)

Slow burner and surprising ensemble cast.
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People who added this item 2180  Average listal rating (1362 ratings) 5.1  IMDB Rating 5.6 
62. I Know What You Did Last Summer (1997)

J Love is amazing
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People who added this item 1253  Average listal rating (724 ratings) 6.6  IMDB Rating
61. Seven Years in Tibet (1997)

I would have preferred a timeline during the film; because I didn't know when the hell it was going to end and i was getting antsy... probably around the 5th year.
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People who added this item 120  Average listal rating (67 ratings) 6.4  IMDB Rating
60. Gridlock'd (1997)
Tupac is one of my favorite hip artists of all time and he's not a bad actor either. He died shortly after the production of the film.
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People who added this item 225  Average listal rating (135 ratings) 5.2  IMDB Rating
59. Fathers' Day (1997)

Not a great movie; but you can't go wrong with Williams and Crystal.
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People who added this item 1047  Average listal rating (677 ratings) 6.7  IMDB Rating 7.2 
58. The Full Monty (1997)
Too much monty, but funny and warmhearted
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People who added this item 601  Average listal rating (391 ratings) 6.3  IMDB Rating 6.5 
57. Kiss the Girls (1997)

I thought there would be more kissing.
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People who added this item 890  Average listal rating (604 ratings) 6.2  IMDB Rating 6.3 
56. The Jackal (1997)
Jack Black's best performance

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People who added this item 99  Average listal rating (57 ratings) 6.9  IMDB Rating 7.3 
55. Her Majesty, Mrs. Brown (1997)
Dench is royalty, but Billy Connolly turns in his best performance yet.

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People who added this item 659  Average listal rating (318 ratings) 7  IMDB Rating 6.6 
54. Gummo (1997)
This is one of the most unusual and strange pieces of filmmaking I have seen.
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People who added this item 634  Average listal rating (413 ratings) 7  IMDB Rating 7.4 
53. Grosse Pointe Blank (1997)

Clever title, dialogue... trying to be clever.
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People who added this item 583  Average listal rating (380 ratings) 6.1  IMDB Rating 6.3 
52. In & Out (1997)
A fun movie with memorable scenes but guilty of creating caricatures rather than characters.
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People who added this item 62  Average listal rating (33 ratings) 5.9  IMDB Rating 6.7 
51. Prefontaine (1997)
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From Liars to McHales this was a year to remember... The Titanic


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This list was created by Stephen H Koontz in 1997 and Updated in 2014

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Comments

Posted: 5 years ago at Aug 3 9:00
ahh, awesome year!

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