Steven Spielberg

Steven Spielberg Has A Long History of Opposing Streaming

Recent reports say the director intends to propose a ban on Netflix and other streaming platforms from Oscars contention, but…

‘War of the Worlds’ and Spielberg’s Mastery of Tension

A breakdown of one of Spielberg's most exhilarating sequences, and why it deserves to be considered one of his best.

How Crowds Can Fully Immerse Audiences

Watch this video essay about the interactive nature of crowds in films.

‘The Color Purple’ Musical Heads to the Big Screen from Oprah and Spielberg

After a successful run on Broadway, a cinematic musical is a fitting way to remake one of Steven Spielberg's most…

Aaron Sorkin Sets Sophomore Directing Gig With ‘The Trial of the Chicago 7’

Sacha Baron Cohen is expected to star, presumably as Yippie counterculture icon Abbie Hoffman.

The Enhancing Nature of the Lens Plot

Watch this video essay about a cinematography technique that draws viewers deeper into the story.

Amazon Studios’ Upcoming Television Slate Looks Insanely Good

The best and brightest showrunners and filmmakers are bringing bold television to the streaming service. We have Jennifer Salke to…

There’s a Place for Ansel Elgort in Steven Spielberg’s ‘West Side Story’

Musicals may be a new arena for both director and actor, but Elgort in particular has never had a bigger…

The 25 Best Road Trip Movies Ever

Films to have on hand for when you need a taste of the open road from the comfort of your…