1997 Horror Movies
- August 15th, 1997
- 96 mins
In 2047, a rescue mission is sent to the outer reaches of the solar system to salvage the Event Horizon, a prototype spaceship missing for the last seven years. As the crew members search for survivors, they find hints of the nightmarish fate that overtook its vanished crew -- and discover a horror no one ever imagined, even among the deepest reaches of outer space.
- August 1st, 1997
- 96 mins
After being murdered by corrupt colleagues in a covert government agency, Al Simmons (Michael Jai White) makes a pact with the devil to be resurrected to see his beloved wife Wanda (Theresa Randle). In exchange for his return to Earth, Simmons agrees to lead Hell's Army in the destruction of mankind.
As he begins to discover and exercise the extraordinary new strengths provided by his new malevolent master, he is approached by two mysterious figures. Cogliostro (Nicol Williamson) encourages Spawn to fight the devil and reign as a true champion for humankind, while Clown (John Leguizamo) prods Spawn to lead the Armageddon.
With nefarious players on either side, Spawn must carefully navigate his obsessive revenge to avert the destruction of the human race.
- October 17th, 1997
- 100 mins
On graduation night, Julie, Helen, Ray and Barry get into Barry's new Beamer and rush off into the night. No one sees the body that seems to fly out of nowhere directly into the new car's grill. There is only one way out of this nightmare, only one place where the body can never be traced back to them ... and as they push the body off a seaside pier, they think their secret slides into the murky depths with it. They're wrong.
The four friends swear to take their secret to their graves. But that time might come around sooner than they think. Someone is stalking them. Everywhere they go, he is there. He knows who they are. He saw what they did. One by one, he will bring the same terror to them that they brought to the stranger whose only crime was being in the wrong place at the wrong time.
- December 12th, 1997
- 120 mins
It's two years later, and original cast members Neve Campbell, Courtney Cox, Liev Schrieber and David Arquette are reunited when they discover that some secrets from the past are better left forgotten.
- August 22nd, 1997
- 105 mins
Dr. Susan Tyler (Mire Sorvino) and her husband, Dr. Peter Mann Jeremy Northam), deputy director, Centers for Disease Control, team up in New York City where, to all appearances, they successfully eradicate an epidemic threatening the lives of scores of children.
Three years later, what seemed like a stroke of genetic engineering genius has come back to haunt them with a vengeance. Their cure has taken on a life of it's own. They've altered the balance of nature, and nature is striking back.
- September 19th, 1997
- 90 mins
There's an old adage that says, find a lamp, rub it, and a mystical genie will appear to grant three wishes, ensuring all dreams and desires will be fulfilled.
Alexandra Amberson(Tammy Lauren) stumbles across a gem that imprisons the most malicious of genies, known as the DJINN (Andrew Divoff) and she unwittingly awakens the demon from its thousand year sleep. To her horror, she discovers that her three wishes form the key which will allow the DJINN to destroy mankind and usurp the earth for this race of hideous beings.
- August 24th, 1997
- 100 mins
Based somewhat more authentically on the Grimm Brothers' story of a young woman who is unliked by her stepmother, the film includes the talking mirror, a poisoned apple, and some ruffian gold (not diamond) miners (and they aren't dwarfs or cute). It takes place at the time of the Crusades, and depicts the attitudes of the wealthy and the peasant classes toward one another. Written by BOB STEBBINS
- January 10th, 1997
- 110 mins
If a big city museum wants to cut it in this economy, the mysteries of Nature aren't enough. They've got to bare the dangerous secrets of Mankind, too.
The museum's researchers probed the shadowy region where wildness borders on magic, and unearthed a bit more than they realize. Now, there's something stalking those dark, labyrinthine halls, something that will soon be the talk of the town... if anyone lives to tell about it.
- December 25th, 1997
- 105 mins
Serafine is a natural born werewolf. Thanks to her ex-boyfriend Claude (Pierre Cosso) she is not the only one alive and well in the City of Light. Whilst Serafine and her Stepfather had spent a lifetime searching for a cure for her lycanthropy, Claude had stolen her blood and contaminated himself with it on purpose. In turn he has infected a small group of xenophobic right-wing radical followers, who share his goal of cleansing Paris of human scum - by feeding on them. Ironically, when she tries to rescue Andy from Claude's evil clutches, he is bitten, thereby becoming a werewolf himself. Now Andy's new-found love carries with it a bleak dilemma: to cure himself he must devour the heart of the werewolf that bit him.
- November 7th, 1997
- 110 mins
Lara, the host of a radio call-in show dealing in psychic phenomena, discovers that her estranged lover has been found dead in a small Spanish village. She learns that he was conducting secret experiments searching for tortured souls trapped behind the energy of the living world. This leads her to an old abandoned house where the experiments took place, and where screaming faces seem to form within the stones of the walls... Written by Brian Patrick