Best award winning movies with evocative cinematography from 1997

Check out today’s highest ranked movies with evocative cinematography from 1997! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies with evocative cinematography from 1997, based on the crowd's interest and popular searches from the country.

1 The Ice Storm (1997)

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

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1997-02-05 | Drama

Cast

Kevin Kline, Joan Allen

Rating

rating icon 6.9
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #68 for
    capturing the zeitgeist
  2. Ranked #123 for
    waggish
  3. Ranked #137 for
    unfaithful partner

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2 The Wings of the Dove (1997)

Kate is secretly betrothed to a struggling journalist, Merton Densher. But she knows her Aunt Maude will never approve of the match, since Kate's deceased mother has lost all her money in a marriage to a degenerate opium addict. When Kate meets a terminally ill American heiress named Millie traveling through Europe, she comes up with a conniving plan to have both love and wealth.

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1997-09-04 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Helena Bonham Carter, Linus Roache

Rating

rating icon 6.612
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #33 for
    like Titanic
  2. Ranked #45 for
    Period Drama
  3. Ranked #60 for
    backstabbing

Trailer

The Wings of the Dove trailer
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3 Boogie Nights (1997)

Set in 1977, back when sex was safe, pleasure was a business and business was booming, idealistic porn producer Jack Horner aspires to elevate his craft to an art form. Horner discovers Eddie Adams, a hot young talent working as a busboy in a nightclub, and welcomes him into the extended family of movie-makers, misfits and hangers-on that are always around. Adams' rise from nobody to a celebrity adult entertainer is meteoric, and soon the whole world seems to know his porn alter ego, "Dirk Diggler". Now, when disco and drugs are in vogue, fashion is in flux and the party never seems to stop, Adams' dreams of turning sex into stardom are about to collide with cold, hard reality.

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1997-10-07 | Drama

Cast

Mark Wahlberg, Julianne Moore

Rating

rating icon 7.642
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #120 for
    lurid
  2. Ranked #138 for
    pornographic
  3. Ranked #141 for
    gonzo

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4 The Sweet Hereafter (1997)

A small mountain community in Canada is devastated when a school bus accident leaves more than a dozen of its children dead. A big-city lawyer arrives to help the survivors' and victims' families prepare a class-action suit, but his efforts only seem to push the townspeople further apart. At the same time, one teenage survivor of the accident has to reckon with the loss of innocence brought about by a different kind of damage.

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1997-09-25 | Drama

Cast

Ian Holm, Sarah Polley

Rating

rating icon 6.9
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #27 for
    tour de force
  2. Ranked #51 for
    Multiple POV
  3. Ranked #63 for
    confusing

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5 Anaconda (1997)

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.

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1997-04-11 | Adventure / Horror

Cast

Jennifer Lopez, Ice Cube

Rating

rating icon 5.193
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #36 for
    Monster Movie
  2. Ranked #135 for
    soggy
  3. Ranked #144 for
    unrealistic

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6 L.A. Confidential (1997)

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 diner.

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1997-09-19 | Crime / Mystery

Cast

Russell Crowe, Guy Pearce

Rating

rating icon 7.795
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #27 for
    critically acclaimed
  2. Ranked #34 for
    exceptional
  3. Ranked #45 for
    scuzzy

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7 Happy Together (1997)

A gay couple from Hong Kong takes a trip to Argentina in search of a new beginning but instead begins drifting even further apart.

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1997-05-30 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Tony Leung Chiu-wai, Leslie Cheung

Rating

rating icon 7.6
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #37 for
    low-key approach
  2. Ranked #53 for
    sepia tone
  3. Ranked #70 for
    cross-cut editing

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8 Titanic (1997)

101-year-old Rose DeWitt Bukater tells the story of her life aboard the Titanic, 84 years later. A young Rose boards the ship with her mother and fiancé. Meanwhile, Jack Dawson and Fabrizio De Rossi win third-class tickets aboard the ship. Rose tells the whole story from Titanic's departure through to its death—on its first and last voyage—on April 15, 1912.

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1997-11-18 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Leonardo DiCaprio, Kate Winslet

Rating

rating icon 7.9
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #23 for
    deservedly won awards
  2. Ranked #24 for
    wonderful
  3. Ranked #30 for
    great sound effects

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Titanic trailer
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9 Fireworks (1997)

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 his visit, a suspect shoots one detective dead and leaves Nishi's partner, Horibe, paralyzed. Nishi leaves the police force to spend time with his wife at home, and must find a way to pay off his debts to the yakuza.

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1997-10-30 | Crime / Drama

Cast

Takeshi Kitano, Kayoko Kishimoto

Rating

rating icon 7.674
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #29 for
    hard-nosed
  2. Ranked #82 for
    stoic
  3. Ranked #117 for
    elegiac

Trailer

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10 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (1997)

In the 19th century, an expert marine biologist is hired by the government to determine what's sinking ships all over the ocean. His daughter follows him. They are intercepted by a mysterious captain Nemo and his incredible submarine.

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1997-03-23 | Adventure / Action

Cast

Richard Crenna, Ben Cross

Rating

rating icon 5.944
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #104 for
    matte shot
  2. Ranked #136 for
    colorful cinematography
  3. Ranked #142 for
    with MacGuffins

Trailer

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