#703: Neon Genesis Evangelion: The End of Evangelion

5jyzfykbwreaq41wfhqxgoznpwv#703 – Neon Genesis Evangelion: The End of Evangelion, (新世紀エヴァンゲリオン劇場版 THE END OF EVANGELION), 1997, Kazuya Tsurumaki & Hideaki Anno

The second of two theatrically released follow-ups to the Neon Genesis Evangelion series. Comprising of two alternate episodes which were first intended to take the place of episodes 25 and 26, this finale answers many of the questions surrounding the series, while also opening up some new possibilities.

#785: The Sweet Hereafter

bmmbavcj9zlgcqq0yxygomqxzez#785 – The Sweet Hereafter, 1997, Atom Egoyan

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.

#813: Jackie Brown

5aik0vibuhc6sxldmleyhoc8laj#813 –  Jackie Brown, 1997, Quentin Tarantino

Jackie Brown is a flight attendant who gets caught in the middle of smuggling cash into the country for her gunrunner boss. When the cops try to use Jackie to get to her boss, she hatches a plan—with help from a bail bondsman—to keep the money for herself. Based on Elmore Leonard’s novel “Rum Punch”.


#965: Taste of Cherry

8m8dylbf6trvchpayvjjt3vjqmf#965 – Taste of Cherry, (طعم گيلاس), 1997, Abbas Kiarostami

A middle-aged Tehranian man, Mr. Badii is intent on killing himself and seeks someone to bury him after his demise. Driving around the city, the seemingly well-to-do Badii meets with numerous people, including a Muslim student, asking them to take on the job, but initially he has little luck. Eventually, Badii finds a man who is up for the task because he needs the money, but his new associate soon tries to talk him out of committing suicide.