Original copy of Oskar Schindler's list auctioned for $3 million on eBay

Posted by · 1:58 pm · July 19th, 2013

So, would you like a piece of history for a steep price? If you have $3 million lying around, you can join an eBay auction for one of four original copies of Schindler’s list. No, not a solid gold DVD of Steven Spielberg’s 1993 Best Picture winner “Schindler’s List,” but an actual copy of one of Oskar Schindler’s lists containing the names of 1,200 Jews whose lives the industrialist saved by hiring them as workers in his Br├╝nnlitz factory in Switzerland.

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20 years on 'Jurassic Park' is still quintessential Spielberg spectacle

Posted by · 10:09 am · April 3rd, 2013

The film’s upcoming 3D release reminds why it is one of his greatest achievements.

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From 'Lincoln' to Cannes to 'Napoleon,' Steven Spielberg is everywhere lately

Posted by · 10:23 am · March 5th, 2013

Barely a week after his film “Lincoln” only managed two Oscars from 12 nominations and deferred to “Argo” on Best Picture honors, Steven Spielberg seems as ubiquitous as ever. Fresh off the Academy Awards he was announced as head of the jury for this year’s Cannes Film Festival and he received a nice love letter in the New York Times last week pitting him as a sort of Godfather to Hollywood filmmakers. But it doesn’t end there.

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Cinejabber: Best Picture, critic style

Posted by · 5:50 am · August 18th, 2012

What happens when you fuse Oscar’s Best Picture list with the S&S poll?

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From 'Jaws' to 'Star Wars,' 'Raiders' to 'Tintin': John Williams celebrates his 80th birthday

Posted by · 7:16 pm · February 8th, 2012

In celebration of his 80th birthday, we look at some of composer John Williams’s most indelible and iconic cinematic scores, including, “Star Wars, “Jaws,” “Harry Potter” and “E.T.”

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The Lists: Top 10 Steven Spielberg films

Posted by · 10:58 am · December 27th, 2011

For the fifth time in his career, director Steven Spielberg has offered up a drama (“War Horse”) and an entertainment (“The Adventures of Tintin”) in the same year. But for the first time ever, he has two films in theaters at the same time. So it seems now is as good a time as any to run through a list of the “best” films of the famed director’s career.

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