Top 25 Films To Make You Happy

Films that make us happy. It can depend entirely on the day of the week, a particular mood, a desire for a specific genre or type of story. But I do know that films offer at least one of our outlets when we turn to entertainment as a means to lift our mood. But, choosing ten,...
Posted On 07 Oct 2010

How has Steven Spielberg influenced the film industry?

Independent filmmaker E. D. Cameron looks at Steven Spielberg's influence on filmmaking and the film industry from the blockbuster to the sensibilities of story and the revolution of cinema and pop culture. He writes that "without Spielberg, films like Titanic and Lord of the...

Top 10 Steven Spielberg Characters

Rodney Twelftree steps up to the plate for Top10Films and dares to run down a list of Spielberg's top 10 characters. Spielberg's characters are as iconic as his films from the whip-wielding Indiana Jones to the child-sized alien E.T. See who sticks in our mind in our latest top...

Steven Spielberg Week

It is 35 years since Steven Spielberg released Jaws Jaws became the highest grossing film ever made before Star Wars beat it two years later, breaking the once thought impossible target of $100 miilion. This figure would routinely be beaten by subsequent...

Top 10 1980s Science-Fiction Films For Children

Those kids of the TV generation, bred on the old sci-fi serials that inspired Lucas to write Star Wars, really came to the fore in the 1980s thanks to the successes seen by Lucas and Spielberg in the late 1970s. The two Godfather’s of the blockbuster continued to be at the...