ALWAYS (1989) – 30 Days Of Spielberg

Always (1989) Rated PG (for action violence, adult themes, some language, and some sensuality) Released: December 22, 1989 Runtime: 122 minutes Director: Steven Spielberg Starring: Richard Dreyfuss, Holly Hunter, John Goodman, Brad Johnson, Audrey Hepburn, Marg Helgenberger Day 14 of “30 Days of Spielberg” Would that one – just one – modern romance be this good. [...]

INDIANA JONES AND THE LAST CRUSADE (1989) – 30 Days Of Spielberg

Indiana Jones and The Last Crusade (1989) Rated PG-13 (for action/adventure violence and some sensuality) Released: May 24, 1989 Runtime: 128 minutes Director: Steven Spielberg Starring: Harrison Ford, Sean Connery, Julian Glover, Alison Doody, John Rhys-Davies, Denholm Elliott, River Phoenix Day 13 of “30 Days of Spielberg” After the content controversies surrounding Indiana Jones and the [...]

EMPIRE OF THE SUN (1987) – 30 Days Of Spielberg

Empire Of The Sun (1987) Rated PG (for intense thematic material, sexual material, brief nude images, and some disturbing content) Released: December 25, 1987 Runtime: 153 minutes Director: Steven Spielberg Starring: Christian Bale, John Malkovich, Miranda Richardson, Nigel Havers, Joe Pantoliano, Masatô Ibu, Ben Stiller Day 12 of “30 Days of Spielberg” Surprisingly, Empire Of The Sun feels like a small [...]

THE COLOR PURPLE (1985) – 30 Days Of Spielberg

The Color Purple (1985) Rated PG-13 (for intense thematic material, sexual material, brief nude images, and some disturbing content) Released: December 18, 1985 Runtime: 153 minutes Director: Steven Spielberg Starring: Whoopi Goldberg, Danny Glover, Oprah Winfrey, Margaret Avery, Willard E. Pugh, Akosua Busia, Dana Ivey Day 11 of “30 Days of Spielberg” Rarely has there ever been [...]

INDIANA JONES AND THE TEMPLE OF DOOM (1984) – 30 Days Of Spielberg

Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (1984) Rated PG (for intense sequences of action violence throughout, thematic material including torture and child abuse, scary images, and brief sensuality) Released: May 23, 1984 Runtime: 118 minutes Director: Steven Spielberg Starring: Harrison Ford, Kate Capshaw, Ke Huy Quan, Amrish Puri, Roshan Seth Day 10 of “30 Days [...]

E.T. THE EXTRA-TERRESTRIAL (1982) – 30 Days Of Spielberg

E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial (1982) Rated PG (for language and mild thematic elements) Released: June 11, 1982 Runtime: 115 minutes Director: Steven Spielberg Starring: Henry Thomas, Robert MacNaughton, Drew Barrymore, Dee Wallace, Peter Coyote Available to rent through Amazon Video or buy on Blu-ray and DVD. Proceeds from purchases made through these links go to support this blog. Day 9 of “30 Days [...]

RAIDERS OF THE LOST ARK (1981) – 30 Days Of Spielberg

Raiders Of The Lost Ark (1981) Rated PG (for action violence including an impalement and some gory deaths, some scary images including the supernatural, brief sensuality, and brief language) Released: June 12, 1981 Runtime: 115 minutes Director: Steven Spielberg Starring: Harrison Ford, Karen Allen, Paul Freeman, John Rhys-Davies, Ronald Lacey, Denholm Elliott, Alfred Molina Day 8 of [...]

1941 (1979) – 30 Days Of Spielberg

1941 (1979) Rated PG (for sexual innuendo, brief nudity, sexuality, and some language) Released: December 14, 1979 Runtime: 118 minutes Director: Steven Spielberg Starring: John Belushi, Dan Aykroyd, Tim Matheson, Treat Williams, Nancy Allen, Slim Pickens, Toshiro Mifune, Robert Stack, Ned Beatty, Lorraine Gary, John Candy, Joe Flaherty, Murray Hamilton, Eddie Deezen Day 7 of “30 [...]

CLOSE ENCOUNTERS OF THE THIRD KIND (1977) – 30 Days Of Spielberg

Close Encounters Of The Third Kind (1977) Rated PG (for action sequences, some disturbing images, and language) Released: December 25, 1977 Runtime: 135 minutes Director: Steven Spielberg Starring: Richard Dreyfuss, Melinda Dillon, Teri Garr, Francois Truffaut, Bob Balaban, Cary Guffey, Lance Henriksen Day 6 of “30 Days of Spielberg” Steven Spielberg has called E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial and Schindler’s List his [...]

JAWS (1975) – 30 Days Of Spielberg

Jaws (1975) Rated PG (for disturbing images and descriptions, scary shark attacks and violence, some suggestive material and references, brief nudity, substance use, and language) Released: June 20, 1975 Runtime: 124 minutes Director: Steven Spielberg Starring: Roy Scheider, Richard Dreyfuss, Robert Shaw, Lorraine Gary, Murray Hamilton Day 5 of “30 Days of Spielberg” To paraphrase Richard Dreyfuss' Hooper: what we [...]