Articles about Steven Spielberg

Steven Allan Spielberg is a Hollywood film director, producer, and screenwriter. Born on December 18, 1946, in Ohio, he is amongst the most successful directors of Hollywood. His movies range from the action-thriller genre to the sci-fi genre. Steven Spielberg is best known for directing Hollywood blockbuster movies like ‘Jaws’ (1975), ‘Close Encounters of the Third Kind’ (1977), ‘E.T. The Extra -Terrestrial’ (1982), ‘The Color Purple’ (1985), ‘Empire of the Sun’ (1987), ‘A.I. Artificial Intelligence’ (2001), ‘Minority Report’ (2002), ‘War of the Worlds’ (2005), ‘The Adventures of Tintin’ (2011), ‘Lincoln’ (2012), and ‘The Post’ (2017). He has been closely associated with Universal Studios. He also directed blockbuster series such as ‘Jurassic Park’ (1995-2001), and the ‘Indiana Jones’ series (1981-2022). In 1984, Spielberg along with producers Kathleen Kennedy and Frank Marshall co-founded the production company Amblin Entertainment Inc and DreamWorks Pictures. He is the recipient of three Academy Awards. The American screenwriter Anne Spielberg is his sister. He married Hollywood actress Amy Irving in 1985 and divorced her in 1988. He tied the knot with former Hollywood Actress Kate Capshaw in 1991 and has been married since then.

AMPAS member Jeffrey Cooper found guilty of child molestation

22 May 2022

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AMPAS member Jeffrey Cooper found guilty of child molestation

Jeffrey Cooper, a member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS), was convicted on three counts of child molestation by a jury on Friday, reported LA Times.

Steven Spielberg working on film on Steve McQueen's 'Bullitt' character

28 Feb 2022

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Steven Spielberg working on film on Steve McQueen's 'Bullitt' character

Acclaimed Hollywood filmmaker Steven Spielberg has an exciting project in development, as per reports.

Why Spielberg's 'West Side Story' won't release in Middle-East nations?

07 Dec 2021

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Why Spielberg's 'West Side Story' won't release in Middle-East nations?

After professing his desire to make musical features for long, acclaimed filmmaker Steven Spielberg finally ventured into making one with West Side Story.

Steven Spielberg strikes deal with Netflix. Is Hollywood finally changing?

22 Jun 2021

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Steven Spielberg strikes deal with Netflix. Is Hollywood finally changing?

Steven Spielberg-led Amblin Partners and Netflix have joined forces that will have the company produce multiple new films for the streaming giant every year.

Harrison Ford returns for 'Indiana Jones 5', shooting begins soon

04 Jun 2021

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Harrison Ford returns for 'Indiana Jones 5', shooting begins soon

Harrison Ford still remains our favorite archaeologist in pop culture.

First teaser of Steven Spielberg's 'West Side Story' makes waves

26 Apr 2021

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First teaser of Steven Spielberg's 'West Side Story' makes waves

Steven Spielberg fans were treated with the first trailer of his new movie West Side Story, starring Ansel Elgort and Rachel Zegler.

Seth Rogen to play Steven Spielberg's uncle in upcoming drama

28 Mar 2021

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Seth Rogen to play Steven Spielberg's uncle in upcoming drama

American film director and Hollywood legend, Steven Spielberg, has roped in actor-comedian Seth Rogen for his yet untitled project.

Luminaries lost in 2020 whose voids could never be filled

27 Dec 2020

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Luminaries lost in 2020 whose voids could never be filled

Everyone is waiting for a happy New Year because deep down, we all know that there's nothing happy about 2020.

WB to bring three big projects in 2023, all theater-releases

25 Dec 2020

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WB to bring three big projects in 2023, all theater-releases

In a welcome move for the entire film fraternity, Warner Bros. Studios has announced three prominent films that are going to release in theaters, and not on HBO Max or any other streamer, at different points of time across 2023.

'Animaniacs' returns to Hulu with spoofs, laughs, and goof-ups

01 Dec 2020

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'Animaniacs' returns to Hulu with spoofs, laughs, and goof-ups

The pandemic proved to be a great time to enjoy animation across genres.

'Come Play' with a creepy creature that invades your smartphones

07 Nov 2020

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'Come Play' with a creepy creature that invades your smartphones

It is pandemic era's weekend, and most of us are busy scrounging the internet for that one film that is going to keep us awake all night.

Quibi is shutting down, Katzenberg blames coronavirus for the failure

22 Oct 2020

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Quibi is shutting down, Katzenberg blames coronavirus for the failure

Quibi is shutting down, officially, with its founder Jeffrey Katzenberg confirming the same.

#ComicBytes: Underrated DC heroes who deserve their own movies

13 Sep 2020

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#ComicBytes: Underrated DC heroes who deserve their own movies

Marvel and DC are two comic book giants. But when it comes to films, Marvel has managed to go beyond expectations with its cinematic universe.

Drew hosts "kid" Barrymore in exciting talk show promo

31 Jul 2020

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Drew hosts "kid" Barrymore in exciting talk show promo

The Drew Barrymore Show has won the hearts of its audience by releasing a video where the present Drew Barrymore is seen interviewing the then 7-year-old acting prodigy.

Oscar's video about hope features Irrfan. Keep tissues ready!

31 Jul 2020

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Oscar's video about hope features Irrfan. Keep tissues ready!

Late actor Irrfan Khan has been immortalized again by The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Science in an inspiring video on hope to tide over the pandemic blues.

Steven Spielberg teams with AFI for new online movie club

03 Apr 2020

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Steven Spielberg teams with AFI for new online movie club

In these times of great uncertainty and anxiety, good movies could bring us joy and comfort.

Filmmaker Steven Spielberg's daughter admits she is a porn star

20 Feb 2020

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Filmmaker Steven Spielberg's daughter admits she is a porn star

Legendary American filmmaker Steven Spielberg's adopted daughter Mikaela has revealed that she is working as a porn star, and aspires to become a stripper.

How much is the Oscar statuette worth? Not too much!

09 Feb 2020

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How much is the Oscar statuette worth? Not too much!

The Oscars 2020 or the 92nd Academy Awards are set to be presented on Sunday night at Hollywood's Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles, California (US).

Quibi enters video streaming business with a new secret weapon

09 Jan 2020

Technology
Quibi enters video streaming business with a new secret weapon

At the ongoing Consumer Electronics Show, Jeffrey Katzenberg, the former Chairman of Walt Disney Studios and founder of DreamWorks, has revealed details about his video streaming start-up, Quibi.

Here's looking at Christian Bale's best performances

22 Dec 2019

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Here's looking at Christian Bale's best performances

Christian Bale is one of the most talented actors in Hollywood in recent times.

Sayonara! 'F.R.I.E.N.D.S' and other titles leaving Netflix in 2019

20 Dec 2019

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Sayonara! 'F.R.I.E.N.D.S' and other titles leaving Netflix in 2019

The world's favorite sitcom F.R.I.E.N.D.S is leaving the world's favorite streaming service, Netflix, by the end of 2019.

These 7 documentaries on YouTube are a must watch

31 Aug 2019

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These 7 documentaries on YouTube are a must watch

Documentaries are not like films, as they are supposed to showcase reality.

Shabana on joining 'Halo': It can't get bigger than this

06 Aug 2019

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Shabana on joining 'Halo': It can't get bigger than this

Shabana Azmi has been roped in for the highly-anticipated Showtime web-series Halo, which will be produced by Steven Spielberg's Amblin Entertainment.

Love Christopher Nolan? Here are 30 of his favorite movies

15 Jun 2019

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Love Christopher Nolan? Here are 30 of his favorite movies

Christopher Nolan is one of those directors who can never go wrong with the subject at hand.

'Thor' and 'Sardaar Khan' together in 'Endgame' directors' next production!

24 May 2019

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'Thor' and 'Sardaar Khan' together in 'Endgame' directors' next production!

Dhaka is an upcoming film scripted by Joe Russo (Avengers: Endgame), starring Chris Hemsworth (Thor) in the lead role.

Now, watch 'Game of Thrones', other shows on Apple TV

15 May 2019

Business
Now, watch 'Game of Thrones', other shows on Apple TV

Finally, the Apple TV app is being rolled out for iPhone, iPad, Apple TV, and select Samsung smart TV users in India.

Credit card, Apple TV+, Arcade: Everything Apple announced yesterday

26 Mar 2019

Technology
Credit card, Apple TV+, Arcade: Everything Apple announced yesterday

A few hours ago, Apple hosted a 'special event' at the Steve Jobs Theater and unveiled a slew of products to expand the services side of its business.

What to expect from Apple's March 25th 'Show Time' event

23 Mar 2019

Technology
What to expect from Apple's March 25th 'Show Time' event

On Monday, March 25, Apple will host a special event where it is likely to announce its long-awaited video streaming service.

Here's looking at Christian Bale's best performances

30 Jan 2019

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Here's looking at Christian Bale's best performances

Christian Bale is one of the most talented actors in Hollywood in recent times.

Oscars 2019: 9 category shortlists announced, India's entry misses out

19 Dec 2018

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Oscars 2019: 9 category shortlists announced, India's entry misses out

As the year draws to a close, the award season begins.

RIP Bernardo Bertolucci : Oscar-winning Italian director dies

26 Nov 2018

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RIP Bernardo Bertolucci : Oscar-winning Italian director dies

Bernardo Bertolucci, one of the finest Italian filmmakers to grace the world of cinema, died on Monday at the age of 77.

IFFI-2018 to screen 10 Israeli films under country focus feature

11 Nov 2018

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IFFI-2018 to screen 10 Israeli films under country focus feature

'Working Woman' and 'Longing' are among the 10 Israeli films that will be screened at the 49th International Film Festival of India (IFFI) as part of the country focus package.

'Bumblebee' trailer combines high action with 80s nostalgia

26 Sep 2018

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'Bumblebee' trailer combines high action with 80s nostalgia

Paramount Pictures released the trailer of 'Bumblebee' on September 25. The film is a spin-off of the popular 'Transformers' franchise, that has recently fallen on hard times.

#Sadak2: Ending hiatus, Mahesh Bhatt to direct daughter Alia

20 Sep 2018

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#Sadak2: Ending hiatus, Mahesh Bhatt to direct daughter Alia

On Mahesh Bhatt's 70th birthday today, the Bhatt camp has made the biggest announcement of this year. The veteran will be back on the director's chair soon helming 'Sadak 2', which will star Alia Bhatt and Aditya Roy Kapur in the lead.

What Bollywood, Netflix, Amazon Prime have in store this July

02 Jul 2018

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What Bollywood, Netflix, Amazon Prime have in store this July

The first half of 2018 turned out to be much better for Bollywood than the entire 2017.

Apple partners with Sesame Street makers to develop children's shows

21 Jun 2018

Business
Apple partners with Sesame Street makers to develop children's shows

Apple has partnered with Sesame Workshop, the non-profit media organization behind the popular television series "Sesame Street," to create children's TV programs as part of the tech giant's latest push towards developing original content.

Apple teams up with Oprah Winfrey to create original programs

16 Jun 2018

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Apple teams up with Oprah Winfrey to create original programs

Tech giant Apple has announced a collaboration with Oprah Winfrey to churn out original content.

"Jurassic World 2" to release on June 7 in India

25 May 2018

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"Jurassic World 2" to release on June 7 in India

Universal Pictures India's "Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom", which was earlier slated to release on June 8 will now be releasing along with superstar Rajinikanth's "Kaala" on June 7.

Netflix films shouldn't be eligible for the Oscars: Steven Spielberg

25 Mar 2018

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Netflix films shouldn't be eligible for the Oscars: Steven Spielberg

Movie maverick Steven Spielberg has opined that Netflix movies should not be considered for the Academy Awards.

Steven Spielberg will commence 'Indiana Jones 5' shoot next year

21 Mar 2018

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Steven Spielberg will commence 'Indiana Jones 5' shoot next year

Much to the delight of all the 'Indiana Jones' fans, the shooting of the fifth installment of the film is set to begin in 2019.