Best award winning movies with Gothic atmosphere from 1997

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

1 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.

Info

1997-09-19 | Crime / Mystery

Cast

Russell Crowe, Guy Pearce

Rating

rating icon 7.8
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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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2 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.

Info

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 #64 for
    confusing

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3 Character (1997)

In pre-WWII Holland, the penniless, illegitimate son of a powerful bailiff sets out to become a lawyer as he spends a lifetime struggling to prove his worth to his relentlessly spiteful father.

Info

1997-04-17 | History / Drama

Cast

Jan Decleir, Fedja van Huêt

Rating

rating icon 7.4
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #65 for
    father figure
  2. Ranked #84 for
    hard-nosed
  3. Ranked #131 for
    museum piece

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4 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.

Info

1997-05-30 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Tony Leung Chiu-wai, Leslie Cheung

Rating

rating icon 7.559
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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

Trailer

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5 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.

Info

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

Trailer

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6 Eve's Bayou (1997)

Summer heats up in rural Louisiana beside Eve’s Bayou, 1962, as the Batiste family tries to survive the secrets they’ve kept and the betrayals they’ve endured.

Info

1997-11-07 | Drama

Cast

Jurnee Smollett, Meagan Good

Rating

rating icon 6.4
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #116 for
    flirtatious
  2. Ranked #160 for
    Occult
  3. Ranked #213 for
    elegiac

Trailer

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7 Steam: The Turkish Bath (1997)

Francesco and Marta run a husband-and-wife design company in Rome. When Francesco's aunt dies in Instanbul he travels there to sort out the hamam turkish steam bath that she left him. He finds a love and warmth in his relatives' Instanbul home that is missing from his life in Italy.

Info

1997-05-09 | Drama

Cast

Alessandro Gassmann, Francesca D'Aloja

Rating

rating icon 6.5
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #107 for
    self-improvement
  2. Ranked #154 for
    travelogue
  3. Ranked #157 for
    globetrotting

Trailer

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8 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.

Info

1997-10-07 | Drama

Cast

Mark Wahlberg, Julianne Moore

Rating

rating icon 7.6
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #121 for
    lurid
  2. Ranked #138 for
    pornographic
  3. Ranked #141 for
    gonzo

Trailer

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9 Mrs Brown (1997)

When Queen Victoria's husband Prince Albert dies, she finds solace in her trusted servant, Mr. John Brown. But their relationship also brings scandal and turmoil to the monarchy.

Info

1997-07-18 | Drama / History

Cast

Judi Dench, Billy Connolly

Rating

rating icon 6.8
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #56 for
    prissy
  2. Ranked #62 for
    Period Drama
  3. Ranked #78 for
    sad

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10 Secrets of the Heart (1997)

Javi and his friend Carlos visit an old house on the outskirts of a small Spanish village. According to his brother Juan this is a haunted house and one can hear the voices of the dead. Later he is intrigued with a room which is always closed (the room where his father was found dead). He is so interested in these mysteries that he starts to investigate all the secrets of these dead people and their stories.

Info

1997-03-19 | Drama

Cast

Carmelo Gómez, Charo López

Rating

rating icon 6.4
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #37 for
    juicy atmosphere
  2. Ranked #238 for
    with expressive face
  3. Ranked #255 for
    shoo in

Trailer

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