Tag: Steven Spielberg

Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (2008) 6.1

Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (2008)

Storyline:During the Cold War, Soviet Agents watch Professor Henry "Indiana" Jones, Jr. (Harrison Ford), when a young man brings him a coded message from an aged, demented colleague, Professor Harold Oxley (Sir John H...

War Horse (2011) 7.2

War Horse (2011)

Storyline:On the outbreak of the First World War, Albert's beloved horse 'Joey' is sold to the Cavalry by his Father. After being sent to France, in a bid to survive, Joey has an unexpected journey across war torn Eur...

Everything Is Copy (2015) 7.4

Everything Is Copy (2015)

Storyline:A look at the life and work of writer/filmmaker Nora Ephron.User Reviews: I wandered over to this harmless doc after reading about filmmaker/journalist Jacob Bernstein's recent misogynistic slur regarding Th...

War of the Worlds (2005) 6.5

War of the Worlds (2005)

Storyline:An ordinary man has to protect his children against alien invaders in this science fiction action film freely adapted from the classic story by H.G. Wells. Ray Ferrier (Tom Cruise) is a dockworker living in ...

Schindler’s List (1993) 8.9

Schindler’s List (1993)

Storyline:Oskar Schindler is a vain and greedy German businessman who becomes an unlikely humanitarian amid the barbaric German Nazi reign when he feels compelled to turn his factory into a refuge for Jews. Based on t...

Making Waves: The Art of Cinematic Sound (2019) 8.0

Making Waves: The Art of Cinematic Sound (2019)

Storyline:An exploration of the history, artistry and emotional power of cinema sound, as revealed by legendary sound designers and visionary directors, via interviews, clips from movies, and a look at their actual pr...

Spielberg (2017) 7.6

Spielberg (2017)

Storyline:A documentary on the life and career of one of the most influential film directors of all time, Steven Spielberg.User Reviews:

And the Oscar Goes To… (2014) 7.0

And the Oscar Goes To… (2014)

Storyline:The story of the gold-plated statuette that became the film industry's most coveted prize, AND THE OSCAR GOES TO... traces the history of the Academy itself, which began in 1927 when Louis B. Mayer, then hea...

The Cutting Edge: The Magic of Movie Editing (2004) 6.8

The Cutting Edge: The Magic of Movie Editing (2004)

Storyline:Documentary about the art of film editing. Clips are shown from many groundbreaking films with innovative editing styles.User Reviews:

Jurassic Park (1993) 7.9

Jurassic Park (1993)

Storyline:A wealthy entrepreneur secretly creates a theme park featuring living dinosaurs drawn from prehistoric DNA. Before opening day, he invites a team of experts and his two eager grandchildren to experience the ...

The Color Purple (1985) 7.8

The Color Purple (1985)

Storyline:This film follows the life of Celie, a young black girl growing up in the early 1900's. The first time we see Celie, she is 14 - and pregnant - by her father. We stay with her for the next 30 years of her to...

Ready Player One (2018) 7.5

Ready Player One (2018)

Storyline:In the year 2045, the real world is a harsh place. The only time Wade Watts (Tye Sheridan) truly feels alive is when he escapes to the OASIS, an immersive virtual universe where most of humanity spends their...

E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982) – IMDb 7.9

E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982) – IMDb

Storyline:After a gentle alien becomes stranded on Earth, the being is discovered and befriended by a young boy named Elliott. Bringing the extraterrestrial into his suburban California house, Elliott introduces E.T.,...

Catch Me If You Can (2002) 8.1

Catch Me If You Can (2002)

Storyline:New Rochelle, the 1960s. High schooler Frank Abagnale Jr. idolizes his father, who's in trouble with the IRS. When his parents separate, Frank runs away to Manhattan with $25 in his checking account, vowing ...

Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981) 8.5

Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)

Storyline:The year is 1936. An archeology professor named Indiana Jones is venturing in the jungles of South America searching for a golden statue. Unfortunately, he sets off a deadly trap but miraculously escapes. Th...

Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (1989) 8.2

Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (1989)

Storyline:An art collector appeals to Jones to embark on a search for the Holy Grail. He learns that another archaeologist has disappeared while searching for the precious goblet, and the missing man is his own father...

Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (1984) 7.6

Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (1984)

Storyline:A prequel to Indiana Jones Va Chiec Ruong Thanh Tich (1981) set in 1935, the year before, the professor, archaeologist and adventurer by the name of Indiana Jones is back in action in his latest adventure. T...

Saving Private Ryan (1998) 8.6

Saving Private Ryan (1998)

Storyline:Opening with the Allied invasion of Normandy on 6 June 1944, members of the 2nd Ranger Battalion under Cpt. Miller fight ashore to secure a beachhead. Amidst the fighting, two brothers are killed in action. ...

The Adventures of Tintin (2011) 7.3

The Adventures of Tintin (2011)

Storyline:Having bought a model ship, the Unicorn, for a pound off a market stall Tintin is initially puzzled that the sinister Mr. Sakharine should be so eager to buy it from him, resorting to murder and kidnapping T...

The Lost World: Jurassic Park (1997) 6.5

The Lost World: Jurassic Park (1997)

Storyline:A research team is sent to an island eighty-seven miles away from the previous home of Jurassic Park, to document and photograph the now liberated dinosaurs. However, InGen the BioEngineering company has sen...

Jaws (1975) 8

Jaws (1975)

Storyline:It's a hot summer on Amity Island, a small community whose main business is its beaches. When new Sheriff Martin Brody discovers the remains of a shark attack victim, his first inclination is to close the be...

Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977) 7.7

Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)

Storyline:Two parallel stories are told. In the first, a group of research scientists from a variety of backgrounds are investigating the strange appearance of items in remote locations, primarily desert regions. In c...

Minority Report (2002) 7.7

Minority Report (2002)

Storyline:In the year 2054 A.D. crime is virtually eliminated from Washington D.C. thanks to an elite law enforcing squad "Precrime". They use three gifted humans (called "Pre-Cogs") with special powers to see into th...

Hook (1991) 6.7

Hook (1991)

Storyline:Peter Pan (Williams) has grown up to be a cut-throat merger and acquisitions lawyer, and is married to Wendy's granddaughter. Captain Hook (Hoffman) kidnaps his children, and Peter returns to Never Land with...