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List of Steven Spielberg Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Schindler's List (1993)
35
4
Schindler's List
R
35
4

Based on the true story of German industrialist Oskar Schindler, this Academy Award-winning film depicts his arrival in German-occupied Poland during World War II to make a fortune from his factories, which he staffs with cheap Jewish laborers. However, upon witnessing Nazi brutality, he provides shelter to hundreds of his workers, saving them from the Holocaust.

As:
Producer, Director
Director:
Steven Spielberg
Genres:
Biography, Drama, History
Star Cast:
Liam Neeson, Ralph Fiennes, Ben Kingsley, Embeth Davidtz, Caroline Goodall
Awards:
Academy Award for Best Picture, Academy Award for Best Director, Golden Globe Award for Best Director - Motion Picture, BAFTA Award for , BAFTA Award for Best Film
2. Saving Private Ryan (1998)
33
5
Saving Private Ryan
TV-MA
33
5

After three of the Ryan brothers are killed in combat, Captain John Miller receives orders to find the last sibling, paratrooper James Francis Ryan, who is fighting somewhere in Normandy, and bring him back to his mother. Without knowing if he is still alive, Miller leads eight men behind enemy lines in a heroic show of courage.

As:
Producer, Director
Director:
Steven Spielberg
Genres:
Drama, War
Awards:
Academy Award for Best Director, Golden Globe Award for Best Director - Motion Picture
3. Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)
25
5
Raiders of the Lost Ark
PG
25
5

The first of the four films in the Indiana Jones franchise, the movie has an archaeologist and adventurer–Indiana Jones–as its central character. He is assigned the task of finding The Ark of the Covenant before the Nazis, and his own rival Rene Belloq can take it. He is aided in his mission by his former lover, Marion Ravenwood.

As:
Director
Director:
Steven Spielberg
Genres:
Adventure, Action
Star Cast:
Harrison Ford, Alfred Molina, John Rhys-Davies, Karen Allen, Paul Freeman, Ronald Lacey
4. Jurassic Park (1993)
24
5
Jurassic Park
PG-13
24
5

Dr Alan Grant and Dr. Ellie Sattler are amongst the group of expert invited by John Hammond to visit his theme park where cloned dinosaurs are the highlight. However, the tour goes wrong when a storms sets in and an employee shuts down the power leaving the man eating dinosaurs to roam around freely. Alan has to ensure a safe return for himself and Hammond’s two grandchildren.

As:
Director
Director:
Steven Spielberg
Genres:
Thriller, Sci-Fi, Adventure
5. Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (1989)
21
5
Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade
E
21
5

After his father goes missing while searching for the Holy Grail, Indiana Jones embarks on a journey to find his father and teams up with Austrian archaeologist Elsa Schneider, who has questionable loyalty. Once he rescues his father from the clutches of the Nazis, they must retrieve the Grail before the Nazis get to it.

As:
Director
Director:
Steven Spielberg
Genres:
Adventure, Fantasy, Action
Star Cast:
Sean Connery, River Phoenix, Harrison Ford, John Rhys-Davies, Denholm Elliott, Alison Doody
6. Catch Me If You Can (2002)
24
6
Catch Me If You Can
PG-13
24
6

A biographical crime film directed by Steven Spielberg, Catch Me If You Can follows the life of Frank Abagnale who, even before turning 19, successfully carries out cons worth millions of dollars. He has posed as a pilot, a doctor and a lawyer in process. He is chased and caught by Carl Hanratty who eventually convinces him to help FBI catch other check forgers.

As:
Producer, Director
Director:
Steven Spielberg
Genres:
Drama, Crime, Biography
7. Jaws (1975)
19
4
Jaws
PG
19
4

Steven Spielberg’s Jaws is adapted from the popular 1974 novel by Peter Benchley. When a killer shark attacks a vacationer at the Amity Island, police chief Martin Brody wants to close down the beaches but Mayor Vaughn is against it. However, with the shark continuing its killing spree, Brody teams up with a marine biologist and a professional shark hunter to hunt down the beast.

As:
Cast, Director, Voiceover
Director:
Steven Spielberg
Genres:
Drama, Adventure, Thriller
Star Cast:
Roy Scheider, Richard Dreyfuss, Murray Hamilton, Carl Gottlieb
8. E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982)
14
5
E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial
PG
14
5

E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial is the heartwarming adventure of a friendly alien dubbed E.T. who becomes stranded on earth and befriends a young boy Elliott, his brother, and his little sister. Elliott forms a psychic connection with the alien. Both of them falling ill and government intervention complicates things. Elliott recovers to help E.T. return to his home planet. 

As:
Producer, Director
Director:
Steven Spielberg
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Family
Star Cast:
Drew Barrymore, Debra Winger, Dee Wallace, Henry Thomas, Peter Coyote, Robert MacNaughton
9. Minority Report (2002)
16
5
Minority Report
PG-13
16
5

Loosely based on Philip K. Dick’s 1954 short story, the movie is set in 2054 Washington where specialised police arrests murderers before they actually kill someone. Helping the police are three psychics or precogs who can predict these murders. John Anderton works for this special police force but when one day, he is identified as a future killer, he is forced to escape to prove his innocence.

As:
Director
Director:
Steven Spielberg
Genres:
Mystery, Thriller, Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi
10. Empire of the Sun (1987)
12
3
Empire of the Sun
PG
12
3

Schoolboy Jamie Graham gets separated from his wealthy British family in Shanghai after the Japanese army begins occupying China during WWII and struggles to overcome hunger on the streets until being taken to a POW camp. He remains upbeat despite witnessing the horrors of war firsthand and survives with the help of several strangers whom he befriends.

As:
Producer, Director
Director:
Steven Spielberg
Genres:
History, War, Drama
11. The Color Purple (1985)
9
4
The Color Purple
PG-13
9
4

The Color Purple tells the story of a black woman growing up in the early 1900s, who was impregnated by her own father at the age of 14. The film explores her hardships and struggles over the next 30 years. 

As:
Producer, Director
Director:
Steven Spielberg
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Whoopi Goldberg, Laurence Fishburne, Danny Glover, Rae Dawn Chong, Margaret Avery, Oprah Winfrey, Willard E. Pugh
12. Duel (1971)
8
4
Duel
PG
8
4

David is a businessman who is driving his car through California, on his way to meet a client. However, on the way he finds himself chased and terrorized by a psychopath on a tanker truck.

As:
Director
Director:
Steven Spielberg
Genres:
Thriller, Action
Star Cast:
Dennis Weaver, Eddie Firestone, Jacqueline Scott, Lou Frizzell, Gene Dynarski
13. Bridge of Spies (2015)
12
4
Bridge of Spies
PG-13
12
4

In 1957, Russian spy Rudolf Abel is arrested in New York City and is defended by principled lawyer James B. Donovan. Meanwhile, Francis Powers’ U-2 spy plane is shot down in the USSR and he is imprisoned. Ultimately, with great risk to his own life, Donovan facilitates the exchange of Abel and Powers at the Glienicke Bridge. 

As:
Producer, Director
Director:
Steven Spielberg
Genres:
History, Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Alan Alda, Sebastian Koch, Tom Hanks, Mark Rylance, Domenick Lombardozzi, Victor Verhaeghe, Mark Fichera
14. Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)
12
3
Close Encounters of the Third Kind
PG
12
3

Electric lineman Roy Neary and single mother Jillian Guiler are among several people who have sighted UFOs and are obsessed with finding a unique mountain they have visions about. Meanwhile, government researchers led by scientist Claude Lacombe discover lost WWII-era Flight 19 squadron and are preparing for a close encounter of the third kind: contact with the aliens.

As:
Director, Writer
Director:
Steven Spielberg
Genres:
Drama, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Teri Garr, Carl Weathers, Richard Dreyfuss, Bob Balaban, Melinda Dillon, François Truffaut
15. Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (1984)
14
5
Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom
PG
14
5

The second movie in the Indiana Jones film series is set in 1935 British India. Indiana Jones and his associates arrive in the village of Mayapore and are requested by the residents to find a mystical stone and their missing children. Their investigation leads them to an underground temple and a secret cult practicing black magic and human sacrifice. 

As:
Cast, Director, uncredited
Director:
Steven Spielberg
Genres:
Action, Adventure
Star Cast:
George Lucas, Harrison Ford, Dan Aykroyd, Kate Capshaw, Jonathan Ke Quan
16. Munich (2005)
11
5
Munich
R
11
5

Eleven Israeli athletes are abducted and massacred by a Palestinian terrorist group during Munich Olympic Games. Hence, the Israeli government begins a covert operation and assigns a team of Mossad agents headed by Avner Kaufman to find and kill those responsible. The team starts its mission and along the way learns that there is a very thin line that separates their enemies and friends.

As:
Producer, Director
Director:
Steven Spielberg
Genres:
Drama, Thriller, History, Crime
Star Cast:
17. The Terminal (2004)
15
5
The Terminal
PG-13
15
5

Partially inspired by a true story, The Terminal follows the predicament of an Eastern European man who gets stuck in New York's John F. Kennedy Airport terminal due to unusual circumstances. It received mixed reviews but was a commercial success. 

As:
Producer, Director
Director:
Steven Spielberg
Genres:
Romance, Comedy, Drama
18. Ready Player One (2018)
13
6
Ready Player One
PG-13
13
6

This Steven Spielberg’s science-fiction and action-adventure film, set in 2045, revolves around a contest devised to find an heir by the eccentric genius James Halliday, the creator of virtual reality universe, OASIS. When young Wade Watts takes up the challenge to hunt that digital Easter Egg, he finds himself facing terrifying dangers and enigmatic discoveries in an incredible universe.

As:
Producer, Director
Director:
Steven Spielberg
Genres:
Action, Sci-Fi, Adventure
Star Cast:
Simon Pegg, Ben Mendelsohn, T.J. Miller, Olivia Cooke, Perdita Weeks
19. Lincoln (2012)
11
5
Lincoln
PG-13
11
5

Steven Spielberg's Lincoln takes you back in time to watch the making of a historic moment as the US President gets the House of Representatives to pass the Thirteenth Amendment to the US Constitution which abolished slavery.

As:
Producer, Director
Director:
Steven Spielberg
Genres:
Biography, History, War, Drama
20. Poltergeist (1982)
10
3
Poltergeist
TV-14
10
3

Unexpected and supernatural incidents start happening to the Freeling family in their house at Cuesta Verde, when ghosts start communicating with them through the TV set. Things take a turn for worse when the initially friendly spirits turn malevolent and kidnap the youngest daughter Carol. The Freelings must find a way to bring her back. 

As:
Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Steven Spielberg, Tobe Hooper
Genres:
Thriller, Horror
Star Cast:
Craig T. Nelson, Beatrice Straight, JoBeth Williams, Dominique Dunne, Oliver Robins
21. Amistad (1997)
9
3
Amistad
TV-MA
9
3

Based on true events of 1839, the film depicts the slave revolt led by Mende tribal chief, Cinque aboard, the Spanish slave-ship, La Amistad, traveling from Cuba to US. The chained African slaves take over the ship but reach US shore. A formerly-freed slave fights in the court for their freedom, while ex-president, John Quincy Adams, represents them in the Supreme Court.  

As:
Producer, Director
Director:
Steven Spielberg
Genres:
Drama, History
Star Cast:
22. Artificial Intelligence: AI (2001)
11
4
Artificial Intelligence: AI
PG-13
11
4

David Swinton is a mecha—highly advanced robotprogrammed to experience love. He lives with Henry and Monica as their son because the couple’s real son, Martin, is in a comatose condition. David’s life is good but when Martin returns, the couple abandon him. David now wants to become real so that his human mother can love him.

As:
Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Steven Spielberg
Genres:
Drama, Sci-Fi, Adventure
23. War Horse (2011)
9
3
War Horse
PG-13
9
3

Young farm-boy Albert is heartbroken when his father sells his beloved horse Joey to the army after Britain enters WWI, and eventually enlists in the army four years later. He is temporarily blinded while fighting in no man's land in France, and while recuperating, learns about a unique horse recovered from the Germans.

As:
Producer, Director
Director:
Steven Spielberg
Genres:
War, Drama
Star Cast:
24. The Post (2017)
10
3
The Post
PG-13
10
3

Focusing on the life of newspaper heiress and publisher Katharine Graham, this historical political thriller film highlights the challenges she has to face after the deaths of her husband and her father. The film was chosen by the National Board of Review as the best film of 2017. 

As:
Producer, Director
Director:
Steven Spielberg
Genres:
History, Biography, Thriller, Drama
25. West Side Story (2021)
10
6
West Side Story
UA
10
6

Tony falls for Maria after spotting her a high school dance. Their romance worsens the war between the two rival gangs – the Jets and the Sharks.  

As:
Producer, Director
26. Hook (1991)
9
5
Hook
PG
9
5

Peter Pan has grown up and forgotten all about his childhood. He is now Peter Banning, a successful and workaholic lawyer who lives with his wife and two children. When Captain Hook, his arch-enemy, kidnaps his children, Peter returns to Neverland to save them. The journey brings back his memories and transforms him.

As:
Director
Director:
Steven Spielberg
Genres:
Adventure, Fantasy, Comedy, Family
27. The Last Gun (1959)
6
4
The Last Gun
6
4

This short Western is one of Steven Spielberg’s early works - apparently his first movie which he made when he was only a teenager. The short film is about a teenager boy who is orphaned when his parents are killed by a bandit. The boy sets out to avenge the killings of his parents. 

As:
Cast, Director
Director:
Steven Spielberg
Genres:
Short, Western
28. The Sugarland Express (1974)
6
3
The Sugarland Express
PG
6
3

This crime drama film tells the story of Lou-Jean, who wishes to reunite her family, and therefore convinces and aids her husband to escape from prison. They decide to kidnap their child next, from his foster home. But things don’t go as planned, and hell breaks loose, after they are forced to take a cop hostage.

As:
Director, Writer
Director:
Steven Spielberg
Genres:
Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Goldie Hawn, William Atherton, Ben Johnson, Steve Kanaly, Michael Sacks
29. War of the Worlds (2005)
12
6
War of the Worlds
PG-13
12
6

A Steven Spielberg thriller based on an H.G. Wells novel of the same name, War of the Worlds, stars Tom Cruise and Dakota Fanning, who try to survive an alien invasion. As extraterrestrial tripods hunt human beings for their blood and tissue, a divorced father faces numerous obstacles as he tries to reach the safety of his ex-wife’s parents’ home.

As:
Director
Director:
Steven Spielberg
Genres:
Adventure, Thriller, Sci-Fi
30. The Lost World: Jurassic Park (1997)
11
7
The Lost World: Jurassic Park
PG-13
11
7

A research team comprising Dr Ian Malcolm and Sarah Harding arrives at Isla Sorna to study the dinosaurs in their natural environment. There is another team from InGen that wants to take dinosaurs to mainland San Diego. When the dinosaurs wreak havoc and the situation becomes dangerous, the two team are forced to work together to survive.

As:
Cast, Director, uncredited
Director:
Steven Spielberg
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Action, Adventure
31. Twilight Zone: The Movie (1983)
6
4
Twilight Zone: The Movie
PG
6
4

The anthology film is based on the landmark supernatural TV series of the same name (1959-1964), and comprises of remake of three episodes of the original series and one new story, each directed by different stalwart directors. The film’s horror and science-fiction segments, portraying eerie, unsettling situations, include-- prologue, ‘Time Out,’ ‘Kick the Can,’ ‘It’s a good Life,’ ‘Nightmare at 20,000 Feet,’ and epilogue.

As:
Producer, Director
Director:
Genres:
Horror, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
John Lithgow, Scatman Crothers, Albert Brooks, Dan Aykroyd, Vic Morrow, Doug McGrath, Charles Hallahan
32. Always (1989)
6
4
Always
PG
6
4

Pete Sandich, a daredevil aerial forest-fire fighter, uses WWII-vintage plane to put out forest fires. His risk-taking worries fiancée Dorinda, who urges Pete to opt for the training job. On his last flight, he takes precarious dive and saves his friend Al, but loses own life. Pete then faces the challenge of helping Dorinda get over her grief and guiding Ted, who has fallen for her

As:
Producer, Director
Director:
Steven Spielberg
Genres:
Fantasy, Romance
33. Fighter Squad (1961)
5
3
Fighter Squad
5
3

Fighter Squad is a war short film which revolves around Shaun and his friends, who face horrifying situations during the Second World War.

As:
Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Steven Spielberg
Genres:
Short, War
34. Amblin' (1968)
5
3
Amblin'
R
5
3

The movie with no spoken dialogue follows a young man hitchhiking with a closely guarded guitar case. He meets a free-spirited young woman, and the two fall in love along the way until the woman opens the case and starts questioning her lover’s free-spiritedness. 

As:
Director, Writer
Director:
Steven Spielberg
Genres:
Drama, Short, Romance
Star Cast:
Pamela McMyler, Richard Levin, Henry Axelrod
35. The BFG (2016)
6
6
The BFG
PG
6
6

10 years old orphan Sophie is in for the adventure of her life when she is captured by the Big Friendly Giant or BFG and taken to his home. But man eating giants like the Fleshlumpeater, the Bloodbottler, and others discover Sophie’s presence. Now Sophie and the BFG return to convince Queen Elizabeth II to stop the evil giants.  

As:
Producer, Director
Director:
Steven Spielberg
Genres:
Fantasy, Family, Adventure
Star Cast:
Bill Hader, Jemaine Clement, Rebecca Hall, Mark Rylance, Ruby Barnhill, Penelope Wilton
36. Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (2008)
11
7
Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull
PG-13
11
7

Set in 1957, pitting Indiana Jones against Soviet agents, the film—the fourth installment in the Indiana Jones series—became one of the highest-grossing films of 2008. It was praised for its visual effects, performances, and action scenes.

As:
Director
Director:
Steven Spielberg
Genres:
Action, Fantasy, Adventure
Star Cast:
Cate Blanchett, John Hurt, Harrison Ford, Shia LaBeouf, Karen Allen, Ray Winstone
37. Slipstream (1967)
4
4
Slipstream
4
4

Directed by Steven Spielberg, who was also the co-writer, this short film was about bicycle racers, but the movie remained unfinished.

As:
Director, Writer
Director:
Steven Spielberg
Genres:
Short
Star Cast:
Tony Bill, James Coleman, Roger Ernest, Peter Maffia, Andre Oviedo
38. 1941 (1979)
6
3
1941
PG
6
3

After the Pearl Harbor attack, California, which is feared to be the next target of the Japanese, is gripped in a panic wave. As hysteria spreads after spotting a Japanese sub off the California coast, varied groups of Californians set their own defense actions in motion. Major-General Joseph Stilwell, sent to compose the paranoid public, tries to make sense of the goings-on. 

As:
Director
Director:
Steven Spielberg
Genres:
Comedy, War, Action
39. Savage (1973)
4
3
Savage
4
3
As:
Director
Director:
Steven Spielberg
Genres:
Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Martin Landau, Barry Sullivan, Will Geer, Barbara Bain, Paul Richards
40. Firelight (1964)
4
3
Firelight
4
3

Residents of a town in Arizona start disappearing one by one after they see a series of colored lights appearing in the sky. A group of scientists start a series of investigations, and soon come to know that aliens may be behind this.    

As:
Director, Writer
Director:
Steven Spielberg
Genres:
Thriller, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Robert Robyn, Beth Weber, Lucky Lohr, Margaret Peyou, Chuck Case
41. The Unfinished Journey (1999)
4
3
The Unfinished Journey
4
3
As:
Director
Director:
Steven Spielberg
Genres:
Documentary, Short, History
Star Cast:
Edward James Olmos, Ossie Davis, Sam Waterston, Ruby Dee, Maya Angelou
42. Escape to Nowhere (1961)
4
3
Escape to Nowhere
4
3

This war short film revolves around a battle in East Africa during the Second World War. A group of soldiers are ambushed in such a way that no one is able to escape.

As:
Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Steven Spielberg
Genres:
War, Short
Star Cast:
Anne Spielberg
43. A Timeless Call (2008)
4
3
A Timeless Call
4
3
As:
Director
Director:
Steven Spielberg
Genres:
Documentary, Short
Star Cast:
Tom Hanks, Toby Meuli
44. Something Evil (1972)
4
3
Something Evil
4
3
As:
Cast, Director
Director:
Steven Spielberg
Genres:
Horror
Star Cast:
John Rubinstein, Jeff Corey, Darren McGavin, Ralph Bellamy

Movies (Actor)

1. The Blues Brothers (1980)
24
7
The Blues Brothers
R
24
7

The Blues Brothers is a musical-comedy that revoles around two brothers—one of whom is a criminal—who embark on a mission to save their childhood school from shutting down. Brothers, Jake and Elwood Blues, played by John Belushi and John Aykroyd, reunite with their band and meet noted music artists to raise money while evading the police and other enemies.

As:
Cast
Director:
John Landis
Genres:
Crime, Action, Comedy, Music, Musical
2. The Last Gun (1959)
6
3
The Last Gun
6
3

This short Western is one of Steven Spielberg’s early works - apparently his first movie which he made when he was only a teenager. The short film is about a teenager boy who is orphaned when his parents are killed by a bandit. The boy sets out to avenge the killings of his parents. 

As:
Cast, Director
Director:
Steven Spielberg
Genres:
Short, Western
3. Austin Powers in Goldmember (2002)
15
9
Austin Powers in Goldmember
TV-14
15
9

The movie starts with super spy Austin Powers arresting Dr. Evil and foiling his plan to bring back the evil Goldmember. But when his father Nigel Powers is kidnapped, Austin travels back in time and teams up with Foxxy Cleopatra to stop Goldmember and Dr. Evil’s son Scott from destroying the world and save his father. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Jay Roach
Genres:
Comedy, Action, Crime, Adventure
4. Something Evil (1972)
5
4
Something Evil
5
4
As:
Cast, Director
Director:
Steven Spielberg
Genres:
Horror
Star Cast:
John Rubinstein, Jeff Corey, Darren McGavin, Ralph Bellamy
5. Don't Say No Until I Finish Talking: The Story of Richard D. Zanuck (2013)
7
3
Don't Say No Until I Finish Talking: The Story of Richard D. Zanuck
7
3
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Himself - Interviewee
Director:
Laurent Bouzereau
Genres:
Documentary, Biography
Star Cast:
Lawrence Gordon, Richard D. Zanuck, Darryl F. Zanuck, Virginia Fox

Narrator/Dubbing

Jaws (1975)
15
3
Jaws
PG
15
3

Steven Spielberg’s Jaws is adapted from the popular 1974 novel by Peter Benchley. When a killer shark attacks a vacationer at the Amity Island, police chief Martin Brody wants to close down the beaches but Mayor Vaughn is against it. However, with the shark continuing its killing spree, Brody teams up with a marine biologist and a professional shark hunter to hunt down the beast.

As:
Cast, Director, Voiceover
Role:
Amity Point Lifestation Worker (voice) (uncredited)
Director:
Steven Spielberg
Genres:
Drama, Adventure, Thriller
Star Cast:
Roy Scheider, Richard Dreyfuss, Murray Hamilton, Carl Gottlieb
Paul (2011)
8
4
Paul
R
8
4

British comic book enthusiasts Graeme Willy and Clive Gollings take a trip through America's UFO heartland and meet Paul, an alien attempting to flee Earth after 60 years of imprisonment. While helping Paul reach his spaceship at Area 51 avoiding FBI Special Agent Zoil, the nerd duo inadvertently abducts a religious woman whose father is also hunting them.

As:
Cast, Voiceover
Role:
Steven Spielberg (voice)
Director:
Greg Mottola
Genres:
Comedy, Adventure, Sci-Fi

Animation Movies

Tiny Toon Adventures: How I Spent My Vacation (1992)
8
2
Tiny Toon Adventures: How I Spent My Vacation
8
2
As:
Producer
Director:
Kent Butterworth, Alfred Gimeno, Barry Caldwell, Rich Arons, Byron Vaughns
Genres:
Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Adventure
Star Cast:
Sorrell Booke, Charlie Adler, Tress MacNeille, Joe Alaskey, Don Messick, Jonathan Winters
Shrek (2001)
74
20
Shrek
TV-PG
74
20

Grumpy ogre Shrek's blissful solitude is interrupted when a host of fairy creatures, including a talkative Donkey, are banished to his swamp by the diminutive Lord Farquaad. As Shrek attempts to complain, Farquaad, a scheming ruler planning to become a king, assigns him to rescue Princess Fiona from a tower guarded by a fire-breathing dragon.

As:
Producer
Director:
Vicky Jenson, Andrew Adamson
Genres:
Fantasy, Comedy, Adventure, Animation, Family
Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988)
27
8
Who Framed Roger Rabbit
TV-14
27
8

Set in a world where humans and cartoons co-exist, a toon superstar Roger Rabbit suspects his wife of having an affair with Marvin and hires private detective Eddie to investigate. However, Marvin is soon found murdered and Roger Rabbit becomes the prime suspect. It is now up to Eddie, a toon hater, to find the real culprit and save Roger Rabbit.

As:
Producer
Director:
Robert Zemeckis
Genres:
Adventure, Mystery, Fantasy, Comedy, Animation, Crime, Family
Star Cast:
Mel Blanc, Kathleen Turner, Jim Cummings, Christopher Lloyd, Bob Hoskins, Joanna Cassidy, Charles Fleischer
A Wish for Wings That Work (1991)
7
2
A Wish for Wings That Work
7
2
As:
Producer
Director:
Skip Jones
Genres:
Short, Comedy, Family, Animation
Star Cast:
Robin Williams, Dustin Hoffman, Tress MacNeille, Michael Bell, Andrew Hill Newman
The Land Before Time (1988)
15
5
The Land Before Time
G
15
5

When young orphaned Brontosaurus Littlefoot is left to fend for himself, he sets out of find the fabled Great Valley, where, according to his mother’s last words, he’ll find friendly dinosaurs. As he meets young Cera, Spike, Ducky and Petrie, they continue their quest together. When they face petrifying challenges and ferocious predators, the friends learn to survive by helping each other.  

As:
Producer
Director:
Don Bluth
Genres:
Family, Animation, Drama, Adventure
Star Cast:
Diana Ross, Judith Barsi, Pat Hingle, Gabriel Damon, Helen Shaver, Bill Erwin
Roller Coaster Rabbit (1990)
7
2
Roller Coaster Rabbit
PG
7
2
As:
Producer
Director:
Frank Marshall, Rob Minkoff
Genres:
Comedy, Family, Animation, Short
Star Cast:
Kathleen Turner, Corey Burton, Frank Welker, April Winchell, Charles Fleischer
I'm Mad (1994)
7
2
I'm Mad
G
7
2
As:
Producer
Director:
Dave Marshall, Audu Paden, Rich Arons
Genres:
Family, Comedy, Animation, Short, Musical
Star Cast:
Tress MacNeille, Rob Paulsen, Jess Harnell
The Best of Roger Rabbit (1996)
7
2
The Best of Roger Rabbit
7
2
As:
Producer
Director:
Rob Minkoff, Barry Cook
Genres:
Animation, Comedy, Family
Star Cast:
Kathleen Turner, Corey Burton, Frank Welker, April Winchell, Charles Fleischer
The Adventures of Tintin (2011)
28
10
The Adventures of Tintin
PG
28
10

The animated movie is based on three volumes of Tintin, including The Crab with the Golden Claws, The Secret of the Unicorn, and Red Rackham's Treasure. It follows young reporter Tintin in his quest for Red Rackham’s treasure with the help of Captain Haddock while trying to outwit the villainous Sakharine.  

As:
Producer, Director
Director:
Steven Spielberg
Genres:
Action, Animation, Mystery, Family, Adventure
Star Cast:
Andy Serkis, Daniel Craig, Simon Pegg, Jamie Bell, Nick Frost
Tiny Toons' Night Ghoulery (1995)
7
3
Tiny Toons' Night Ghoulery
7
3
As:
Producer
Director:
Michael Gerard, Rusty Mills, Greg Reyna, Rich Arons
Genres:
Animation, Comedy, Horror, Family
Star Cast:
Jim Cummings, Tress MacNeille, Maurice LaMarche, John Kassir, Joe Alaskey, Cree Summer
Tummy Trouble (1989)
7
3
Tummy Trouble
G
7
3
As:
Producer
Director:
Rob Minkoff
Genres:
Comedy, Animation, Family, Adventure, Short
Star Cast:
Kathleen Turner, Corey Burton, Bob Hoskins, April Winchell, Charles Fleischer, Lou Hirsch
Trail Mix-Up (1993)
7
3
Trail Mix-Up
G
7
3
As:
Producer
Director:
Barry Cook
Genres:
Animation, Family, Short, Comedy
Star Cast:
Kathleen Turner, Corey Burton, Frank Welker, April Winchell, Charles Fleischer
Tiny Toons Spring Break (1994)
7
3
Tiny Toons Spring Break
7
3
As:
Producer
Director:
Michael Gerard, Dave Marshall, Rich Arons
Genres:
Comedy, Animation, Musical, Family
Star Cast:
Jim Cummings, Frank Welker, Tress MacNeille, John Kassir, Joe Alaskey, Cree Summer
Balto (1995)
10
4
Balto
G
10
4

An elderly woman tells her granddaughter the story of Balto, a wolf-dog hybrid, in Nome, Alaska in 1925, who saves the town from a deadly epidemic. The British-American live-action animated adventure film is loosely based on the true story of a dog of the same name.

As:
Producer
Director:
Simon Wells
Genres:
Family, History, Drama, Animation, Adventure
Animaniacs: Wakko's Wish (1999)
7
3
Animaniacs: Wakko's Wish
7
3
As:
Producer
Director:
Tom Ruegger, Rusty Mills, Greg Reyna, Charles Visser, Liz Holzman
Genres:
Musical, Adventure, Fantasy, Family, Comedy, Drama, Animation
Star Cast:
Bernadette Peters, Ben Stein, Tress MacNeille, Rob Paulsen, Jess Harnell, Maurice LaMarche
An American Tail (1986)
11
5
An American Tail
G
11
5

An American Tail is an animated adventure comedy film which tells the story of Fieval, a young Russian mouse, who gets separated from his family during their migration trip to America. Despite being completely new to the country, he attempts to trace his family.

As:
Producer
Director:
Don Bluth
Genres:
Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical, Drama, Animation
Star Cast:
Christopher Plummer, Nehemiah Persoff, John Finnegan, Phillip Glasser, Erica Yohn
Family Dog
6
3
Family Dog
TV-Y
6
3
As:
Producer
Director:
Chris Buck, Clive A. Smith
Genres:
Comedy, Family, Animation
Star Cast:
Molly Cheek, Martin Mull, Danny Mann, Zak Huxtable Epstein, Cassie Cole
Yakko's World: An Animaniacs Singalong (1994)
6
3
Yakko's World: An Animaniacs Singalong
6
3
As:
Producer
Genres:
Animation, Family, Music
Star Cast:
Frank Welker, Jim Cummings, Nancy Cartwright, Tress MacNeille, Rob Paulsen, Jess Harnell
Monster House (2006)
15
8
Monster House
TV-PG
15
8

A teenage, DJ Walters, along with his friends Chowder and Jenny try to tell others that the neighbourhood house of Mr. Nebbercracker is suspicious and everything that lands on the property is either confiscated by its elderly owner or consumed by the house. When they fail in their endeavour, they decide to destroy the heart of the house so as to kill it.

As:
Producer
Director:
Gil Kenan
Genres:
Adventure, Mystery, Fantasy, Animation, Comedy, Family
Star Cast:
The Plucky Duck Show
5
3
The Plucky Duck Show
5
3
As:
Producer
Director:
Rich Arons, Byron Vaughns, Art Vitello, Ken Boyer
Genres:
Animation, Comedy
Star Cast:
Jim Cummings, Charlie Adler, Tress MacNeille, Rob Paulsen, Joe Alaskey, Don Messick
An American Tail: Fievel Goes West (1991)
7
4
An American Tail: Fievel Goes West
G
7
4

This animated adventure musical film tells the story of a family of mice who is lured by the false promises of a smooth-talking cat, after which they set out on a journey towards the West.

As:
Producer
Director:
Simon Wells, Phil Nibbelink
Genres:
Musical, Animation, Adventure, Western, Family
Star Cast:
James Stewart, Amy Irving, John Cleese, Nehemiah Persoff, Phillip Glasser, Erica Yohn
Fievel's American Tails
5
3
Fievel's American Tails
TV-Y
5
3
As:
Producer
Director:
Larry Jacobs
Genres:
Comedy, Western, Adventure, Animation, Family
Star Cast:
Dom DeLuise, Dan Castellaneta, Gerrit Graham, Kenneth Mars, Lloyd Battista
We're Back! A Dinosaur's Story (1993)
6
4
We're Back! A Dinosaur's Story
G
6
4

A scientist who has figured out time-travel goes back to prehistoric times, and feeds dinosaurs a magic cereal which can improve their intelligence. He hopes that this will help them survive, and his kids at the present time will be able to witness these creatures.

As:
Producer
Director:
Simon Wells, Phil Nibbelink, Dick Zondag, Ralph Zondag
Genres:
Animation, Family, Adventure, Fantasy, Comedy, Musical
Star Cast:
Pinky, Elmyra & the Brain
4
3
Pinky, Elmyra & the Brain
4
3
As:
Producer
Director:
Russell Calabrese, Nelson Recinos, Bob Davies
Genres:
Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi, Animation
Star Cast:
Ashley Tisdale, Tim Curry, Ben Stein, Nancy Cartwright, Rob Paulsen, Maurice LaMarche

TV Shows

Rising: Rebuilding Ground Zero
9
2
Rising: Rebuilding Ground Zero
9
2
As:
Producer
Genres:
Documentary
Star Cast:
Ed Harris
Red Band Society
9
3
Red Band Society
TV-14
9
3
As:
Producer
Director:
Tricia Brock, Dan Lerner, Jason Ensler
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Mandy Moore, Marin Hinkle, Bella Thorne, Octavia Spencer, Dave Annable, Astro, Ciara Bravo
Taken
11
3
Taken
11
3

Over a period of five decades, three different families experience alien abductions, which leave them with many questions but no answers.

As:
Producer
Director:
Breck Eisner, Félix Enríquez Alcalá, John Fawcett, Tobe Hooper, Jeremy Kagan
Genres:
Drama, Sci-Fi
Awards:
Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Miniseries
Broken Silence
7
2
Broken Silence
7
2
As:
Producer
Director:
Pavel Chukhray, Vojtech Jasný, Marcel Lozinski, Luis Puenzo, János Szász
Genres:
Documentary
Star Cast:
Jack Fuchs
Voices from the List (2004)
7
2
Voices from the List
7
2
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
host Himself
Director:
Michael Mayhew
Genres:
History, Documentary
Star Cast:
Leon Leyson, Leopold Rosner, Ludmila Page, Leopold Pfefferberg
The Psychiatrist
7
2
The Psychiatrist
7
2
As:
Director
Director:
Steven Spielberg, Daryl Duke
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Marion Ross, Roy Thinnes, Luther Adler
Falling Skies
20
8
Falling Skies
TV-14
20
8
As:
Producer
Director:
Greg Beeman, Fred Toye, Sergio Mimica-Gezzan, Holly Dale, Jonathan Frakes
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Thriller, Adventure, Drama, Action
Star Cast:
Mira Sorvino, Tricia Helfer, Noah Wyle, Sarah Carter, Will Patton, Drew Roy, Maxim Knight
The Whispers
8
3
The Whispers
TV-14
8
3
As:
Producer
Director:
Kenneth Fink, Brad Turner, P.J. Pesce, Charles Beeson
Genres:
Horror, Mystery, Thriller, Sci-Fi, Drama
Star Cast:
Kristen Connolly, Milo Ventimiglia, Alan Ruck, Lily Rabe, Barry Sloane, Derek Webster
The River
8
4
The River
TV-14
8
4
As:
Producer
Director:
Jaume Collet-Serra
Genres:
Mystery, Horror, Fantasy, Adventure
Star Cast:
Luisana Lopilato, Bruce Greenwood, Thomas Kretschmann, Joe Anderson, Leslie Hope, Eloise Mumford
Public Morals
6
3
Public Morals
TV-MA
6
3
As:
Producer
Director:
Edward Burns
Genres:
Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Brian Dennehy, Edward Burns, Michael Rapaport, Elizabeth Masucci, Austin Stowell, Ruben Santiago-Hudson
Terra Nova
17
9
Terra Nova
TV-14
17
9
As:
Producer
Director:
Bryan Spicer, Nelson McCormick, Jon Cassar, Karen Gaviola, Alex Graves
Genres:
Adventure, Sci-Fi, Mystery
Star Cast:
Allison Miller, Jason O'Mara, Shelley Conn, Christine Adams, Landon Liboiron
Under the Dome
20
11
Under the Dome
TV-14
20
11
As:
Producer
Director:
Jack Bender, Kari Skogland, Peter Weller, David Barrett, Edward Ornelas
Genres:
Thriller, Mystery, Drama, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Britt Robertson, Mare Winningham, Colin Ford, Mike Vogel, Dean Norris, Rachelle Lefevre, Alexander Koch
Our World (2007)
5
3
Our World
5
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself
Genres:
Documentary
Star Cast:
Michael Bay, Roberto Orci, Alex Kurtzman, Brian Goldner
Amazing Stories
6
3
Amazing Stories
TV-PG
6
3
As:
Producer
Director:
Michael Dinner, Chris Long, Susanna Fogel
Genres:
Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Josh Holloway, Robert Forster, Austin Stowell, Dylan O'Brien, Hailey Kilgore
On the Lot
5
3
On the Lot
5
3
As:
Producer
Director:
Michael Simon
Genres:
Game-Show, Reality-TV
Star Cast:
Janet Varney, Adam B. Stein, Adrianna Costa, Erin Cahill, Patrick Kerr
Strokes of Genius
5
3
Strokes of Genius
5
3
As:
Director
Director:
Steven Spielberg, Amanda Pope, Carl Colby
Star Cast:
Their War (2007)
5
3
Their War
5
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself
Genres:
Documentary
Star Cast:
Roberto Orci, Alex Kurtzman, Brian Goldner, Aaron Archer
Minority Report
5
4
Minority Report
5
4
As:
Producer
Director:
Greg Beeman, Olatunde Osunsanmi
Genres:
Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Meagan Good, Li Jun Li, Stark Sands, Nick Zano, Daniel London
Lucky 7
3
3
Lucky 7
3
3
As:
Producer
Director:
Stephen Cragg, Dan Lerner, J. Miller Tobin, Paul McGuigan
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Summer Bishil, T.J. McGibbon, Kim Roberts, Joe Pingue, Lorraine Bruce
The Visionary (1990)
3
3
The Visionary
3
3
As:
Director
Director:
Steven Spielberg, Douglas Day Stewart
Genres:
Western
Star Cast:
Roy Thinnes, Jay Silverheels

Special Appearance/Cameo

Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (1984)
16
5
Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom
PG
16
5

The second movie in the Indiana Jones film series is set in 1935 British India. Indiana Jones and his associates arrive in the village of Mayapore and are requested by the residents to find a mystical stone and their missing children. Their investigation leads them to an underground temple and a secret cult practicing black magic and human sacrifice. 

As:
Cast, Director, uncredited
Role:
Tourist at Airport / Missionary (uncredited)
Director:
Steven Spielberg
Genres:
Action, Adventure
Star Cast:
George Lucas, Harrison Ford, Dan Aykroyd, Kate Capshaw, Jonathan Ke Quan
Cyndi Lauper: The Goonies 'R' Good Enough (1985)
7
2
Cyndi Lauper: The Goonies 'R' Good Enough
7
2
As:
Cast, uncredited
Role:
Steven Spielberg (uncredited)
Director:
Richard Donner
Genres:
Comedy, Music
Star Cast:
Cyndi Lauper, Corey Feldman, Josh Brolin, Sean Astin, Lou Albano, André the Giant
Survivors of the Holocaust (1996)
7
2
Survivors of the Holocaust
7
2
As:
Cast, Producer, uncredited
Role:
Self (uncredited)
Director:
Allan Holzman
Genres:
War, Documentary, History
Star Cast:
Henry Rosmarin, Hellmuth Szprycer
Men in Black (1997)
17
6
Men in Black
PG-13
17
6

Agent K recruits an NYPD officer, codenamed Agent J, into the super-secretive government agency, Men in Black, which polices aliens secretly living amongst humans and safeguards earth from extraterrestrial threats. Upon investigating a crash-landing, the duo uncover a vicious plot by an intergalactic terrorist Bug to steal a powerful jewel that houses an entire galaxy.

As:
Cast, Producer, uncredited
Role:
Alien on TV Monitor (uncredited)
Director:
Barry Sonnenfeld
Genres:
Family, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Adventure, Comedy
Gremlins (1984)
11
4
Gremlins
PG
11
4

Billy Peltzer’s father gives him a unique furry little ‘Mogwai’ as Christmas present, but warns to strictly follow three basic rules of looking after the pet. As Billy fails to observe the rules, nasty offspring of ‘Gizmo’ swarm his house, and soon their small town of Kingston Falls in under attack from the horrible Gremlins. How do they fight this menace?

As:
Cast, Producer, uncredited
Role:
Man in Electric Wheelchair (uncredited)
Director:
Joe Dante
Genres:
Fantasy, Comedy, Horror
Star Cast:
Jonathan Banks, Chuck Jones, Corey Feldman, Hoyt Axton, John Louie, Keye Luke, Don Steele
Vanilla Sky (2001)
10
5
Vanilla Sky
R
10
5

A rich playboy David meets and falls in love with Sofia. His ex-lover Julie is jealous and ends up killing herself and severely disfiguring David’s face in a car accident. Medical help and Sofia’s love appear to heal David but there are strange incidences happening which David cannot understand. Difference between reality and dream becomes difficult to discern.

As:
Cast, uncredited
Role:
Guest at David Aames' Party (uncredited)
Director:
Cameron Crowe
Genres:
Thriller, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Mystery, Romance
The Lost World: Jurassic Park (1997)
12
6
The Lost World: Jurassic Park
PG-13
12
6

A research team comprising Dr Ian Malcolm and Sarah Harding arrives at Isla Sorna to study the dinosaurs in their natural environment. There is another team from InGen that wants to take dinosaurs to mainland San Diego. When the dinosaurs wreak havoc and the situation becomes dangerous, the two team are forced to work together to survive.

As:
Cast, Director, uncredited
Role:
Popcorn-Eating Man (uncredited)
Director:
Steven Spielberg
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Action, Adventure

Steven Spielberg Awards

Academy Awards
Saving Private Ryan Best Director 1999
Schindler's List Best Picture 1994
Schindler's List Best Director 1994
Golden Globe Awards
Saving Private Ryan Best Director - Motion Picture 1999
Schindler's List Best Director - Motion Picture 1994
Primetime Emmy Awards
Pinky and the Brain Outstanding Animated Program (For Programming One Hour or Less) 1996
The Pacific Outstanding Miniseries 2010
Taken Outstanding Miniseries 2003
Band of Brothers Outstanding Miniseries 2002
People's Choice Awards
Winner People's Choice Awards Honoree 1994
BAFTA Awards
Boom Blox Best Casual Game 2009
Schindler's List Best Film 1994