Perhaps the best of the Steven Spielberg popcorn movies, with dinosaur effects that incredibly still hold up 28 years later.
Category Archives: Steven Spielberg
THE GOONIES (1985)
After the passing of the great blockbuster director Richard Donner, we revisit one of his most beloved hits.
The original summer blockbuster is the best possible movie you could ever make about a shark eating people.
E.T. THE EXTRA-TERRESTRIAL (1982)
A kid and his lovable alien pal try to escape from some government scientists. I found myself rooting for the scientists.
AN AMERICAN TAIL (1986)
I have many questions about this animated musical and its story about oppressed Jewish immigrant mice.
SCHINDLER’S LIST (1993)
Maybe the definitive movie about one of the worst events in human history.
RAIDERS OF THE LOST ARK (1981)
The first Indiana Jones movie defined its genre for more than one generation of moviegoers.
SAVING PRIVATE RYAN (1998)
Few fictional movies are now considered definitive documents of historical events, but this is one of them. This is what happened now.