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Science Fiction Movies of 1997


The search for life outside our solar system becomes a personal and spiritual quest for a young researcher. Ellie Arroway (Jodie Foster) is a scientist who lost her faith in God after her parents died when she was a child. However, Ellie has ... [ Science Fiction movie - 1997 ]

The Lost World: Jurassic Park

Just when you'd think that scientists would realize dinosaurs and humans don't mix, along comes The Lost ... [ Science Fiction movie - 1997 ]

Men in Black

For his fifth effort as a feature-film director, one-time cinematographer Barry Sonnenfeld brought his ... [ Science Fiction movie - 1997 ]

The Fifth Element

Good and evil battle for the future of 23rd century Earth in this visually striking ... [ Science Fiction movie - 1997 ]


New Zealand screenwriter Andrew Niccol (The Truman Show) made his feature directorial debut with this science fiction drama, set in a future when one's life is ... [ Science Fiction movie - 1997 ]

Alien Resurrection

The fourth film in the Alien series, directed by Jean-Pierre Jeunet (Delicatessen, The City of Lost Children) at a cost of 70 million dollars, takes place aboard an immense ship, the Auriga, where General Perez ... [ Science Fiction movie - 1997 ]

Event Horizon

In this sci-fi/horror scarefest, Dr. William Weir (Sam Neill) is a scientist who has designed a spacecraft called Event Horizon which will explore the outer reaches of space past the planet Neptune; the ship employs a special transport mechanism ... [ Science Fiction movie - 1997 ]

The Postman

Kevin Costner directed and stars in this adaptation of David Brin's science fiction novel The Postman (1985), first published in 1982 issues of Isaac Asimov's Science Fiction Magazine. Costner's ... [ Science Fiction movie - 1997 ]

Space Truckers

Former National Lampoon editor Ted Mann, who scripted this $27 million science-fiction comedy, calls it "the first outer-space road movie." According to Mann, the film has "no ... [ Science Fiction movie - 1997 ]


While one would imagine that the average New Yorker would be used to dealing with bugs after years of apartment dwelling, a ... [ Science Fiction movie - 1997 ]

Invisible Dad

A young inventor is tinkering with his latest creation when something goes wrong, and he turns his dad into a real-life invisible man. Now the boy must somehow find a way to get him back to normal. ~ Sandra Brennan, All Movie Guide [ Science Fiction movie - 1997 ]

The Batman Superman Movie

If given the chance, would Batman have the hots for Lois Lane? Would Lex Luthor get along well with The Joker? And what, if anything, would be left for Robin to do? All ... [ Science Fiction movie - 1997 ]

Dark Planet

Harley Jane Kozak, Paul Mercurio and Michael York star in this science fiction adventure. A Dark Planet can be found past the opening of ... [ Science Fiction movie - 1997 ]

The Sender

In this fantasy, a military man contending with his daughter's abduction receives help from a heavenly goddess. ~ Sandra Brennan, All Movie Guide [ Science Fiction movie - 1997 ]

The Invader

When an earth woman discovers she is carrying an alien's child, tensions between humans and the out-worlders rapidly escalate towards all-out war. ~ Sandra Brennan, All Movie Guide [ Science Fiction movie - 1997 ]

2103: The Deadly Wake

In the distant future, after the Texas Confederacy has gone to war and wiped out Syria with a deadly virus because of oil prices, disgraced Captain Sean Murdoch (Malcolm McDowell) is recruited to take command of a ... [ Science Fiction movie - 1997 ]

Starship Troopers

Director Paul Verhoeven (Showgirls, Total Recall) reunited many from his 1987 Robocop team for this $100-million science fiction adventure, adapted from Robert A. Heinlein's 1959 novel, originally serialized in ... [ Science Fiction movie - 1997 ]


Based on a story by Robin Cook, this made-for-TV sci-fi-drama concerns a group a predatory aliens who plan an unusual invasion of the Earth. The aliens scatter the land with a shower of minerals ... [ Science Fiction movie - 1997 ]

When Time Expires

In this sci-fi adventure a time traveller finds himself in a position to save the Earth after he ... [ Science Fiction movie - 1997 ]

Johnny 2.0

Set in a grim future in which an almost uninhabitable polluted Earth is run by monstrous corporations, this thriller ... [ Science Fiction movie - 1997 ]

The X-Files: Season 05

Now five years into their partnership, FBI agents Fox Mulder (David Duchovny) and Dana Scully (Gillian Anderson) have developed a bond deep enough to contend with the conspiracy they're faced with both ... [ Science Fiction movie - 1997 ]


Science fiction crime thriller from Louis Morneau, genre director and graduate of the ... [ Science Fiction movie - 1997 ]

Last Lives

A man must wage a battle against time, space, and his own mortality to rescue his wife-to-be in this ... [ Science Fiction movie - 1997 ]


This chilling sci-fi drama is set in a sun-ravaged world no longer protected by the ozone layer. Human life has managed to continue, but it isn't easy. The tale centers on the insanely brilliant Hank Symes, a ... [ Science Fiction movie - 1997 ]

Star Trek: Deep Space Nine - Season 05

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Storm Trooper

A robot cop goes rogue in this sci-fi actioner from prolific ... [ Science Fiction movie - 1997 ]

Dead Fire

Between 2014 and 2064 the space station U.S.S. Legacy has quietly circled an uninhabitable Earth. Contained ... [ Science Fiction movie - 1997 ]


A teenager who cried wolf now has to warn his neighbors that ill-tempered aliens are ... [ Science Fiction movie - 1997 ]

Millennium: Season 02

Season two of Millennium finds former FBI agent Frank Black (Lance ... [ Science Fiction movie - 1997 ]

Star Trek: Voyager - Season 03

Season three of Star Trek: Voyager begins with the titular space vessel still in the hands ... [ Science Fiction movie - 1997 ]

Velocity Trap

In this sci-fi adventure, an honest cop is given an assignment that will supposedly keep him out of trouble, but it soon lands him in a maelstrom of deadly danger. In the year 2150, the economic needs of ... [ Science Fiction movie - 1997 ]


This low-budget science-fiction drama, winner of a 1997 Toronto Film Festival prize for "Best Canadian First Feature," ... [ Science Fiction movie - 1997 ]


Following in the tradition of his 1995 film Grim, in which England's Clearwell Caves doubled for Virginia, Paul Matthews' Breeders has England double for a Boston girls' school. The plot concerns a ... [ Science Fiction movie - 1997 ]

Gangster World

Theme parks. Millions visit them every year to have fun and live out their happiest fantasies amidst colorful characters, lights and rides. But where can people go to safely express their darker natures? What would happen to violent ... [ Science Fiction movie - 1997 ]

Battle Athletes: Mission 2 - Oath Entrant

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Battle Athletes: Mission 3 - Screaming Advance

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Battle Athletes: Mission 4 - Match Unexpected

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Lord Protector: The Riddle of the Chosen

With the future of the world hanging in the balance, one fearless hero's quest to solve "The Riddle of the Chosen" leads to the adventure of a lifetime in ... [ Science Fiction movie - 1997 ]

Battle Athletes Victory: Doubt & Conflict

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Battle Athletes Victory: Tragedy & Triumph

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Battle Athletes Victory: No Looking Back!

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In this tense science fiction thriller, Roger (Gary Daniels) is unjustly convicted of a crime he didn't commit and ends up in a high-tech prison of the future. Driven mad by the constant abuse, Roger tries to escape. He is soon captured and ... [ Science Fiction movie - 1997 ]


A handful of people who think they've survived it all are faced with a challenge they never counted on in this futuristic sci-fi story. After much of the ... [ Science Fiction movie - 1997 ]

Sore Losers

Blackie (Jack Oblivian) is an immortal from the Killer Frequency. He ... [ Science Fiction movie - 1997 ]


Scott Dikkers, one of the creators of the popular satiric "newspaper" The Onion, wrote and directed this offbeat sci-fi-themed ... [ Science Fiction movie - 1997 ]

Neon Genesis Evangelion: Death & Rebirth

Hideaki Anno directs this hallucinogenic animated feature, created mostly through a compilation of clips from the wildly popular series Neon Genesis Evangelion. Spliced together with minor amounts of new footage, the film is meant to be ... [ Science Fiction movie - 1997 ]

Neon Genesis Evangelion: The End of Evangelion

The wildly popular Neon Genesis Evangelion series winds to a captivating conclusion with this visually ... [ Science Fiction movie - 1997 ]

Full Metal Yakuza

Japanese horror auteur Takashi Miike directed this bizarre, ultra-violent variation on Robocop. Kensuke Hagane (Tsuyoshi Ujiki) works as a janitor for ... [ Science Fiction movie - 1997 ]

Burn Up! Excess [Anime Series]

This anime TV series picks up where the Burn Up W OVA left off, revolving around the elite Tokyo ... [ Science Fiction movie - 1997 ]


This speculative TV movie is set in the year 2008, as grief-stricken married couple Skye (Elizabeth ... [ Science Fiction movie - 1997 ]

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