Steven Spielberg
Features // 10 Articles
Columns // 3 Articles
Reviews // 29 Articles
Blogs // 7 Articles
News // 10 Articles
Media // 1 Articles
//Features

The 'Steven Spielberg Director's Collection' Captures a Critical Period in the Director's Career
18 Jan 2015 // 11:00 PM

Universal Pictures, distributors of the eight-film Steven Spielberg Collection on Blu-ray, is uniquely positioned to offer a long view of Spielberg's career.

The Best DVDs and Blu-rays of 2013
18 Dec 2013 // 9:14 PM

As home video spins off into various immediate options -- streaming, simultaneous theatrical and digital release -- there are still many gems to uncover in the increasingly obsolete format.

//Columns

A Blackly Sardonic Telling of Abe Lincoln: 'Crime Classics, The Assassination of Abraham Lincoln'
12 Feb 2013 // 5:30 PM

You think Steven Spielberg's Lincoln is compelling? Try upping the ante with Crime Classics: The Assassination of Abraham Lincoln.

Like All Movie Stars, Even 'War Horse' Joey Needs Make-up
14 May 2012 // 6:00 PM

One of the most challenging aspects for Ali Bannister, head of the equine hair and make-up department on the set of War Horse, was keeping artists safe when applying mud to the rear ends of over 80 horses.

//Reviews

'The BFG' Is a Modestly Magical Film for a Grimly Realistic Age
30 Jun 2016 // 4:30 AM

In a deft interplay of shadow and hint, Spielberg shows again his organic genius for the long reveal.

Cannes 2016: 'The Handmaiden' + 'The BFG'
18 May 2016 // 5:30 AM

Fantasy is at the heart of two adaptations of famous books screened at Cannes this week, Steven Spielberg's The BFG and Park Chan-wook’s Agassi (The Handmaiden).

//Blogs

10 Oscar Winners (and the Films They Should Have Won For)
26 Feb 2015 // 5:59 AM

Sometimes, the Academy Awards a consolation prize of sorts for getting it wrong in a previous year. Here are 10 examples of this phenomenon.

History Always Repeats: 'Lincoln'
15 Nov 2012 // 11:00 PM

Dropping us directly into the fray without any real context and hoping we can pick up the pieces and the players as the drama unfolds, Lincoln is a masterpiece of manipulated storytelling.

//News

Steven Spielberg Hopes to Reveal the Lincoln You Might Not Know
8 Nov 2012 // 5:35 AM

LOS ANGELES — “Lincoln today is beyond partisan politics,” Steven Spielberg said in a recent interview about his new movie, “Lincoln.” “Yeahhhh,” said screenwriter Tony Kushner,

John Williams and Steven Spielberg mark 40 years of collaboration
11 Jan 2012 // 3:35 AM

LOS ANGELES — The quietest room in Hollywood may be the office where John Williams composes. In a bungalow on the Universal Studios lot, steps from

//Mixed media
//Blogs

In Defense of the Infinite Universe in 'No Man's Sky'

// Moving Pixels

"The common cries of disappointment that surround No Man’s Sky stem from the exciting idea of an infinite universe clashing with the harsh reality of an infinite universe.

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