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Film The Best Movies Directed by Steven Spielberg  

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List of all movies directed by Steven Spielberg ranked from best to worst with photos. Films directed by Steven Spielberg are listed here and include movie posters and Steven Spielberg movie trailers whenever possible. This is a collection of the best movies directed by Steven Spielberg as voted on by film buffs. If you think the greatest Steven Spielberg movie isn't as high as it should be on this list, then make sure to vote so that your opinion of what the top Steven Spielberg film is can be factored into this list.

From Steven Spielberg's studio films to Steven Spielberg's independent films, this Steven Spielberg filmography keeps tabs on all Steven Spielberg movies, and lets the cream of the crop rise to the top.

List contains movies like Saving Private Ryan and Schindler's List.

If you’re wondering “what movies did Steven Spielberg direct?” or “who is Steven Spielberg?” then this list will explain how most people know this director. This list also answers questions like “what are the all-time best movies directed by Steven Spielberg?” and “what's a good selection of good Steven Spielberg movies?”

If you're wanting to get into Steven Spielberg films, then this list is a great starting point for at least starting with the most decent Steven Spielberg works.

All Steven Spielberg director credits are included. This list of every movie that Steven Spielberg has directed can be sorted for specific information such as what genre the Steven Spielberg movie is and which actors starred in the Steven Spielberg film.

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Clint Eastwood and Christian Bale are among the many great actors who have worked on a Steven Spielberg movie. Are you a fan of Steven Spielberg's filmography? Vote on our lists of the best movies directed by Ron Howard and Robert Zemeckis too.

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Indiana Jones and the Raiders ... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Steven Spielberg
Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark Harrison Ford, Alfred Molina, Karen Allen

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Jaws Steven Spielberg, Richard Dreyfuss, Roy Scheider

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E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Steven Spielberg
E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial Drew Barrymore, Erika Eleniak, Debra Winger

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Schindler's List is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Steven Spielberg
Schindler's List Liam Neeson, Ralph Fiennes, Ben Kingsley

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Saving Private Ryan Tom Hanks, Matt Damon, Vin Diesel

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Catch Me If You Can Leonardo DiCaprio, Amy Adams, Jennifer Garner

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Jurassic Park is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Steven Spielberg
Jurassic Park Samuel L. Jackson, Jeff Goldblum, Richard Attenborough

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Lincoln Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Daniel Day-Lewis, Sally Field

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American Sniper Bradley Cooper, Sienna Miller, Jonathan Groff

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Munich Daniel Craig, Eric Bana, Geoffrey Rush

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War Horse is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Steven Spielberg
War Horse Benedict Cumberbatch, Tom Hiddleston, Emily Watson

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Close Encounters of the Third Kind Richard Dreyfuss, Teri Garr, Carl Weathers

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Interstellar Anne Hathaway, Matthew McConaughey, Matt Damon

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The Adventures of Tintin: The ... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Steven Spielberg
The Adventures of Tintin: The Secret of the Unicorn Daniel Craig, Simon Pegg, Jamie Bell

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Amistad Morgan Freeman, Matthew McConaughey, Anna Paquin

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Empire of the Sun Christian Bale, Ben Stiller, John Malkovich

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Indiana Jones and the Temple o... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Steven Spielberg
Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom Harrison Ford, Steven Spielberg, Dan Aykroyd

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The Color Purple Oprah Winfrey, Whoopi Goldberg, Laurence Fishburne

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Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull Cate Blanchett, Harrison Ford, Shia LaBeouf

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Duel Dennis Weaver, Jacqueline Scott, Lou Frizzell

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War of the Worlds Tom Cruise, Morgan Freeman, Channing Tatum

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Hook Gwyneth Paltrow, Julia Roberts, Robin Williams

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The Terminal Catherine Zeta-Jones, Tom Hanks, Zoe Saldana

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1941 Mickey Rourke, Christopher Lee, Dan Aykroyd

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Slipstream Tony Bill, Roger Ernest, Peter Maffia

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Twilight Zone: The Movie Dan Aykroyd, John Lithgow, Burgess Meredith

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Minority Report Cameron Diaz, Tom Cruise, Colin Farrell

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Savage Martin Landau

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Amblin Rick Levin, Richard Levin, Pamela McMyler

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Looney Tunes: Back in Action Michael Jordan, Steve Martin, Heather Locklear

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Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade Harrison Ford, Sean Connery, River Phoenix

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Firelight Nancy Spielberg

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The Sugarland Express Goldie Hawn, Ben Johnson, William Atherton

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A.I. Artificial Intelligence Meryl Streep, Robin Williams, Jude Law

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Something Evil Steven Spielberg, Darren McGavin, Ralph Bellamy

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Mickey, Donald, Goofy: The Three Musketeers Frank Welker, Jim Cummings, Tress MacNeille

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Always Audrey Hepburn, John Goodman, Holly Hunter

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The Lost World: Jurassic Park Julianne Moore, Steven Spielberg, Camilla Belle