Top Comedies of 1997

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1.
Home Alone 3 (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.3/10 X  
Alex Pruitt, a young boy of nine living in Chicago, fend off thieves who seek a top-secret chip in his toy car to support a North Korean terrorist organization's next deed. (102 mins.)
Director: Raja Gosnell
“ 10/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
2.
The Land Before Time V: The Mysterious Island (1997 Video)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
When a swarm of "leaf-gobblers" devours all the green food in the Great Valley, the herds move on to find another valley of greens and in the process... (74 mins.)
“ 10/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
3.
Life Is Beautiful (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
When an open-minded Jewish librarian and his son become victims of the Holocaust, he uses a perfect mixture of will, humor and imagination to protect his son from the dangers around their camp. (116 mins.)
Director: Roberto Benigni
“ 10/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
4.
The Full Monty (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Six unemployed steel workers form a male striptease act. The women cheer them on to go for "the full monty" - total nudity. (91 mins.)
Director: Peter Cattaneo
“ 9/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
5.
The Man Who Knew Too Little (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Wallace Ritchie is mistaken for a spy and must stop a plot to assassinate international leaders at a banquet. (94 mins.)
Director: Jon Amiel
“ 7/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
6.
Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A 1960s hipster secret agent is brought out of cryofreeze to oppose his greatest enemy in the 1990s, where his social attitudes are glaringly out of place. (94 mins.)
Director: Jay Roach
“ 7/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
7.
Pooh's Grand Adventure: The Search for Christopher Robin (1997 Video)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Winnie the Pooh and Christopher Robin are best friends who wish they could be together forever. However Christopher Robin needs to go to school... (76 mins.)
Director: Karl Geurs
“ 7/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
8.
The Borrowers (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
A secret family of four-inch people living inside the walls of a house must save their home from an evil real estate developer. (89 mins.)
Director: Peter Hewitt
“ 7/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
9.
Air Bud (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  
A young boy and a talented stray dog with an amazing basketball playing ability become instant friends... (98 mins.)
“ 7/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
10.
Under Wraps (1997 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Three kids accidentally re-animate a mummy on Halloween. (95 mins.)
Director: Greg Beeman
“ 7/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
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12.
Crayola Kids Adventures: The Trojan Horse (1997 Video)
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This is a more kid-friendly version of the Illiad
Director: Michael Kruzan
“ 7/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
13.
Jungle 2 Jungle (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.0/10 X  
A New Yorker suddenly learns he has a thirteen-year-old son who's been raised in the jungle. He brings the boy to New York City, and that's where the fun starts. (105 mins.)
Director: John Pasquin
“ 7/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
14.
Beauty and the Beast: The Enchanted Christmas (1997 Video)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Astonished to find the Beast has a deep-seeded hatred for the Christmas season, Belle endeavors to change his mind on the matter. (72 mins.)
Director: Andy Knight
“ 7/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
15.
Cinderella (1997 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Updated version of the classic Rodgers and Hammerstein musical of the classic fairy-tale, with an all-star, multi-racial cast. (88 mins.)
Director: Robert Iscove
“ 7/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
16.
Hercules (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
The son of the Greek Gods Zeus and Hera is stripped of his immortality as an infant and must become a true hero in order to reclaim it. (93 mins.)
“ 7/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
17.
Liar Liar (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A fast track lawyer can't lie for 24 hours due to his son's birthday wish after the lawyer turns his son down for the last time. (86 mins.)
Director: Tom Shadyac
“ 7/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
18.
A Rugrats Vacation (1997 Video)
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The Rugrats are going to Las Vegas. (55 mins.)
Director: Anthony Bell
“ 7/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
19.
Leprechaun 4: In Space (1996 Video)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.4/10 X  
Our deadly leprechaun is in space to woo a beautiful princess who is impressed with his gold and desires to separate him from it. (95 mins.)
“ 7/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
20.
McHale's Navy (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.4/10 X  
Retired Lieutenant Commander Quinton McHale spends his days puttering around the Caribbean in the old PT-73 selling homebrew... (108 mins.)
Director: Bryan Spicer
“ 7/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
21.
Mousehunt (1997)
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Two stumblebum inheritors are determined to rid their antique house of a mouse who is equally determined to stay where he is. (98 mins.)
Director: Gore Verbinski
“ 7/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
22.
For Richer or Poorer (1997)
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A real estate hustler and his wife hide from the IRS among the Amish. (115 mins.)
Director: Bryan Spicer
“ 6 or 7/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
23.
Kicked in the Head (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.7/10 X  
Redmond is a young guy who can't find what to do with his life. When his uncle Sam gives him the bag... (87 mins.)
“ 6 or 7/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
24.
A Simple Wish (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
Murray is a male fairy godmother, and he's trying to help 8-year-old Anabel to fulfill her "simple wish" - that her father Oliver... (89 mins.)
Director: Michael Ritchie
“ 6/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
25.
Toothless (1997 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
A dentist is cast into limbo after her death in a bike accident and is given the assignment to act as... (92 mins.)
Director: Melanie Mayron
“ 6/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
26.
Men in Black (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A police officer joins a secret organization that polices and monitors extraterrestrial interactions on Earth. (98 mins.)
“ 6/10 ” - hiddenagenda1
 
27.
Cats Don't Dance (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Danny, an ambitious singing/dancing cat, goes to Hollywood and overcomes several obstacles to fulfill his dream of becoming a movie star. (75 mins.)
Director: Mark Dindal
“ 6/10 ” - hiddenagenda1