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Saving Private Ryan (1998)

US 169m, Colour Director: Steven Spielberg; Cast: Tom Hanks, Edward Burns, Matt Damon, Tom Sizemore, Barry Pepper, Vin Diesel, Giovanni Ribisi, Adam Goldberg, Jeremy Davies In its depiction of the … Continue reading

03/12/2014 · 2 Comments

Minority Report (2002)

US 145m, Colour Director: Steven Spielberg; Cast: Tom Cruise, Colin Farrell, Samantha Morton, Max von Sydow Minority Report is an imaginative science fiction thriller that is loosely adapted from the … Continue reading

08/17/2013 · 3 Comments

The Color Purple (1985)

US 154m, Colour Director: Steven Spielberg; Cast: Whoopi Goldberg, Oprah Winfrey, Desreta Jackson, Danny Glover, Margaret Avery,  Adolph Caesar, Rae Dawn Chong Hugely divisive among critics, with many suggesting that the characters are offensively stereotypical … Continue reading

11/30/2012 · 2 Comments

Lincoln (2012)

US 150m, Colour Director: Steven Spielberg; Cast: Daniel Day-Lewis, Sally Field, David Strathairn, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, James Spader, Hal Holbrook, Tommy Lee Jones, Jackie Earle Haley Lincoln is a masterpiece of … Continue reading

11/17/2012 · 2 Comments

War of the Worlds (2005)

US 116m, Colour Director: Steven Spielberg; Cast: Tom Cruise, Dakota Fanning, Justin Chatwin, Miranda Otto, Tim Robbins Under Spielberg’s direction this 2005 adaptation of H.G. Wells’ War of the Worlds … Continue reading

01/20/2012 · Leave a comment

The Adventures of Tintin (2011)

US/New Zealand 107m, Colour Director: Steven Spielberg; Voice Cast: Jamie Bell as Tintin, Andy Serkis,  Daniel Craig, Simon Pegg, Nick Frost The Adventures of Tintin is a superbly made 3D … Continue reading

01/07/2012 · 2 Comments

Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)

US 137m, Colour Director: Steven Spielberg; Cast: Richard Dreyfuss, François Truffaut, Melinda Dillon, Teri Garr, Bob Balaban, CaryGuffey Notwithstanding their historical abduction work, the tonally-inclined aliens in Close Encounters of … Continue reading

11/15/2011 · 2 Comments