Best Tv Movie Movies of 1997

1.

12 Angry Men

5.6
7.9/10 IMDB

During the trial of a man accused of his father's murder, a lone juror takes a stand against the guilty verdict handed down by the others as a result of their preconceptions and prejudices.

Starring: Courtney B. Vance, Ossie Davis, George C. Scott, Armin Mueller-Stahl, Dorian Harewood, James Gandolfini, Tony Danza, Jack Lemmon, Hume Cronyn, Mykelti Williamson ..
Directed by: William Friedkin
Release date: 1997-08-17
Best Tv Movie Movies of 1997 : Sharpe's Waterloo
2.

Sharpe's Waterloo

4.0
8.0/10 IMDB

Based on the novel by Bernard Cornwell, "Sharpe's Waterloo" brings maverick British officer Lt. Col. Richard Sharpe to his last fight against the French, in June of 1815.

Starring: Sean Bean, Daragh O'Malley, Abigail Cruttenden, Cecile Paoli, Paul Bettany, Alexis Denisof, Hugh Fraser ..
Directed by: Tom Clegg
Release date: 1997-05-27
Best Tv Movie Movies of 1997 : Sharpe's Revenge
3.

Sharpe's Revenge

4.0
7.8/10 IMDB

Sharpe is framed as the thief who stole Napolean's gold, and he must clear his name to avoid execution. Meanwhile his wife Jane - urged on by a friend - makes some questionable choices.

Starring: Sean Bean, Daragh O'Malley, Abigail Cruttenden, Philip Whitchurch, Cecile Paoli, Féodor Atkine, James Laurenson, John Benfield, Alexis Denisof ..
Directed by: Tom Clegg
Release date: 1997-05-07
Best Tv Movie Movies of 1997 : Sharpe's Justice
4.

Sharpe's Justice

3.9
7.6/10 IMDB

Napoleon has been exiled to Elba, the English have returned from the wars, and Major Richard Sharpe finds himself in a sort of exile to lead a company of Yorkshire Yeomen. His duties include protecting mill owners from restless workers who are on the verge of strike or outright revolt. Meanwhile, Sharpe's faithless wife and her lover fall within range of Sharpe's wrath. Sharpe, with his two of his devoted Chosen Men nearby, must decide whether to continue to protect the mill owners or to take the side of their fiercely downtrodden workers.

Starring: Sean Bean, Daragh O'Malley, Abigail Cruttenden, Caroline Langrishe, Philip Glenister, John Tams, Alexis Denisof ..
Directed by: Tom Clegg
Release date: 1997-05-14
Best Tv Movie Movies of 1997 : Subway Stories: Tales from the Underground
5.

Subway Stories: Tales from the Underground

3.5
6.5/10 IMDB

The actual experiences of New York City subway riders are dramatized in a collection of 10 intriguing and very different vignettes. The tales showcase an ensemble of familiar faces, and range from stories of compassion and love to reflections on violence and loss. Among them: a disabled beggar quarrels with a woman and ruins her shoes with his wheelchair, provoking onlookers to wrath and pity; a skittish tourist proves to be her own worst enemy; a newlywed trysts with a mysterious sexpot; a commuter helplessly witnesses a suicide attempt; and, in the most affecting segment, a young woman grieves over her mother's imminent death.

Starring: Bill Irwin, Christine Lahti, Denis Leary, Kevin Corrigan, Sarita Choudhury, Bonnie Hunt, N'Bushe Wright, Lili Taylor, Michael Rapaport, Steve Zahn ..
Directed by: Bob Balaban, Patricia Benoit, Julie Dash, Jonathan Demme, Ted Demme, Abel Ferrara, Alison Maclean, Craig McKay, Lucas Platt, Seth Zvi Rosenfeld
Release date: 1997-07-24
Best Tv Movie Movies of 1997 : Don King: Only in America
6.

Don King: Only in America

3.5
6.9/10 IMDB

A cinematic portrait of the famous fight promoter and boxing manager.

Starring: Ving Rhames, Vondie Curtis-Hall, Jeremy Piven ..
Directed by: John Herzfeld
Release date: 1997-11-15
7.

Last Stand at Saber River

3.5
7.0/10 IMDB

As America recovers from the Civil War, one man tries to put the pieces of his life back together but finds himself fighting a new battle on the frontier. Cable is an embittered Confederate soldier who returns from the war to reclaim his Arizona homestead from rebel pioneers who sympathize with the Union war effort.

Starring: Tom Selleck, Suzy Amis, Rachel Duncan, Haley Joel Osment, Keith Carradine, David Carradine, Tracey Needham, Chris Stacy, Harry Carey, Jr., Patrick Kilpatrick ..
Directed by: Dick Lowry
Release date: 1997-01-19
8.

Cinderella

3.5
6.6/10 IMDB

This is the third television version of Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella; a musical written for television, with music by Richard Rodgers and a book and lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II.This 1997 television remake was adapted by Robert L. Freedman and directed by Robert Iscove, with choreography by Rob Marshall. It was produced by Whitney Houston and Debra Martin Chase for Walt Disney Television and aired on November 2, 1997. Sixty million viewers watched the broadcast. Several songs were added, including "Falling in Love with Love" from the musical The Boys from Syracuse, sung by the Stepmother; "The Sweetest Sounds" from the musical No Strings, sung by Cinderella and the Prince; and "There's Music in You," written for the 1953 film Main Street to Broadway, sung as the finale by the Fairy Godmother.

Starring: Brandy Norwood, Whitney Houston, Victor Garber, Whoopi Goldberg, Bernadette Peters, Jason Alexander, Paolo Montalbán, Natalie Desselle, Veanne Cox ..
Directed by: Robert Iscove
Release date: 1997-11-02
Best Tv Movie Movies of 1997 : The Second Civil War
9.

The Second Civil War

3.4
6.7/10 IMDB

When a planeload of Pakistani orphans are shipped to his state for permanent relocation, the governor of Idaho (Beau Bridges, who won an Emmy) defies the president (Phil Hartman) and closes the state's border. News Net Television, a cable news program that makes hay by reporting on political scandals, quickly spins the racist act into an overnight media sensation, creating a divide in national opinion over the issue.

Starring: Beau Bridges, Joanna Cassidy, Phil Hartman, James Earl Jones, James Coburn, Dan Hedaya, Elizabeth Peña, Denis Leary, Ron Perlman, Kevin Dunn ..
Directed by: Joe Dante
Release date: 1997-03-15
Best Tv Movie Movies of 1997 : George Carlin: 40 Years of Comedy
10.

George Carlin: 40 Years of Comedy

3.3
8.4/10 IMDB

George Carlin celebrates 40 years of comedy and here, he presents 2 new standup bits, comedian Jon Stewart gives an interview with him, and we look at his old comedy work through the last 4 decades.

Starring: George Carlin, Jon Stewart ..
Directed by: Rocco Urbisci
Release date: 1997-02-27

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