Top 15 Must-Watch Movies By Steven Spielberg Ranked

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15. War Of The Worlds

War of the Worlds is a Steven Spielberg movie starring Tom Cruise which was the highest grossing film at the time of release. The film has some good shots and sequence which can make a Spielberg hater love him. The plot is about a crane operator longshoreman, Ray Ferrer who works at a Dock in Brooklyn. The movie is based on ‘War Of The Worlds’ a novel by H G Wells. As the name states, this interesting film is about a war where the city is attacked by aliens.

Minority report

  1. Minority Report

Well, here comes another Tom Cruise Starrer here, Minority report can be one of the most influencing Science fiction films ever made by any legendary director. This film is about pre-crimes and stopping crimes before they happen. The film was underrated for uncertain reasons. This movie is a must watch thriller.


  1. The Adventures of Tintin

Well, TinTin has got many fans including Under 18 special audience. This animated film directed by Steven Spielberg starring Jamie Bell as TinTin is an epic work with stunning 3D, like the very same Scorsese did in Hugo to be specific. The story of the film is obviously about certain events in adventures made by TinTin.


  1. War Horse

War Horse is a movie based on Michael Morpurgo’s children’s novel about the madness of war. War Horse is a film with marvelous scenes and is emotionally surprising. The film has got a strong and appealing plot which is about a horse named Joey which is trained for military operations. The film has got some epic scenes which can force you to watch this movie again.


  1. The Terminal

The Terminal is a Steven Spielberg film starring Tom Hanks as Victor Navorski, a traveler from Krakozhia who arrives at New York Airport and gets stuck. The film starts and ends at an airport setting. In the film, Victor is denied entry to the United States and at the same time cannot return to Krakozhia because of a military upheaval. The Terminal is an emotional flick quite interesting to watch.

catch me if you can

  1. Catch Me If You Can

Catch Me If You Can is a movie starring two legends, Leonardo Dicaprio and Tom Hanks, directed by Steven Spielberg.The film is based on the life of Frank Abagnale who before his 19th birthday, successfully performed frauds worth millions of dollars.


9. Saving Private Ryan

Saving Private Ryan is another Tom Hanks starrer, directed by Steven Spielberg. This epic war drama film won several awards grossing 481.8 million dollars worldwide. The film is considered as one of the war films ever made till date.

artificial intelligence

8. A.I. Artificial Intelligence  A.I. Artificial Intelligence is a science fiction drama film directed by Steven Spielberg, about David, a childlike humanoid uniquely programmed with the ability to love.


7. Lincoln

Lincoln is a film directed by Steven Spielberg starring Daniel Day-Lewis as the United States President Abraham Lincoln. The film received many awards for film, cast, and crew and is generally regarded as an epic historical drama film.

close encounters of third kind

  1. Close Encounters of the Third Kind

Close Encounters Of the Third Kind is a science fiction film written and directed by Steven Spielberg, starring Richard Dreyfuss. The story is about Roy Neary, a worker whose life changes after an encounter with a UFO (Unidentified Flying Object).


  1. Raiders Of The Lost Ark

Raiders of the Lost Ark is an action-adventure film directed by Steven Spielberg, starring Harrison Ford. Well, this film from Indian Jones series is about Indiana Jones and a group of Nazis who are in search for the ark of the covenant. The film ranks #2 on the list of the 500 greatest movies of all time by Empire magazine, in 2008.


  1. Jaws

Jaws is a thriller film directed by Steven Spielberg starring Roy Scheider. It tells the story of a man-eating shark which attacks beachgoers on Amity Island. The work is compared with the works of classic thriller director, Alfred Hitchcock and still is considered as one of the greatest films ever made.


  1. E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial

E.T is a film directed by Steven Spielberg starring Henry Thomas as Elliott, a lonely boy who befriends an alien or extraterrestrial who is stranded on earth. This film about the story of friendship is highest grossing films of the 1980s and is regarded as culturally and visually significant film of all time.

jurassic park

  1. Jurassic Park

Jurassic Park is an adventure film directed by Steven Spielberg based on a novel by Michael Crichton about a wildlife park of cloned dinosaurs. The film has won more than 20 awards.


  1. Schindler’s List

Schindler’s list is an epic historical film directed by Steven Spielberg, based on the novel Schindler’s Ark by Thomas Keneally. The film is about a period in the life of Oscar Schindler, during which he saves many lives of Jewish refugees from the Holocaust by employing them in factories during World War II. Liam Neeson stars as Schindler. The film was shot in black and white and is often listed among the greatest films ever made winning many awards.

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