Defining movies: Steven Spielberg

by Peter D. Marshall

from Tonight Reporters.

Steven Spielberg did not direct Super 8, he produced it, but he certainly had a huge influence on the film.

The 64-year-old American director/ scriptwriter/producer has had an indelible influence on Hollywood, in a career spanning five decades and several genres from film to video games.

His early science-fiction and adventure films are held up as archetypes of modern Hollywood blockbuster film-making, while his later films addressed important issues.

Oh, and he is a two-time Academy Award winner and a co-founder of DreamWorks.

Everyone has their favourite Spielberg moments, whether they realise he directed their fave film or not. Here are some of the Tonight writers’ choice memories.

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