Steven Spielberg is an American director, producer, and screenwriter. He is considered one of the founding pioneers of the New Hollywood era , as well as one of the most popular directors and producers in film history. In a career spanning more than four decades, Spielberg's films have spanned many themes and genres. Spielberg's early science-fiction and adventure films were seen as archetypes of modern Hollywood escapist filmmaking. Spielberg has worked as a producer, executive producer, director, or in an otherwise creative capacity on several films where he was not credited.
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Elliott might technically be the lead character of E. In the opening scene of the film, we see some alien botanists land on Earth. Most movies that open with aliens landing on Earth lead to some teenagers getting mutilated or a farm boy getting abducted. However, here, the aliens are not the villains. The government agents that show up and scare them away are. The aliens flee in their ship, leaving E.
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Let's face it: We kinda thought " War Horse " might get snubbed, but it landed in the best picture nine. OK, complete confession: I wanted it to be snubbed. But there it was.
Poltergeist producer Steven Spielberg originally wanted Stephen King to write the film, but unfortunate timing kept the collaboration from happening. Stephen King is widely known as "the master of horror," and for good reason, as his library of horror tales is second to none. Of course, King also generally excels on the rare occasions he steps outside the genre, proving that his abilities aren't just useful for scares. Meanwhile, Steven Spielberg is the most successful director in history, and boasts a resume full of blockbusters.