Tag Archives: Steven Spielberg

Super 8

Super 8

(13 votes, average: 7.85 out of 10)
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Super 8A group of teens witness an unexplained train crash and try to discover what is being covered up by the government.

Set in 1979 and in the style of the Stephen Spielberg movies of the 70’s and 80’s.

This movie is a cross between ET and the Goonies.

Entertaining but fairly scary so not suitable for young children.

Year: 2011

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Jurassic Park

Jurassic Park

(11 votes, average: 9.09 out of 10)
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          Visitors to a dinosaur theme park find that the dinosaurs are real and very dangerous. A very famous set of movies. The first really sets a great scene for the amazing dinosaurs. A well done story by a great story-teller Michael Crichton. When this came out all the kids wanted… Continue Reading

The Adventures of Tintin

The Adventures of Tintin

(13 votes, average: 7.31 out of 10)
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A reporter sets off on a wild treasure hunt adventure. A fantastic animated film and a great new adventure in the Tintin series. Set in the 1930’s. No need to have seen the older Tintin TV shows or comics. Plenty of adventure, action, and suspense. See it in 3D if you can. Suitable for both… Continue Reading

Arachnophobia

(6 votes, average: 8.33 out of 10)
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A killer spider catches a lift to a small American town, where it breeds and starts to take over. This is the kind of movie that makes you think every itch is a spider. Not for those terrified of spiders, but not too scary either. This is another light monster movie that is a bit… Continue Reading

Indiana Jones 1, 2, 3

(25 votes, average: 9.56 out of 10)
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Probably the ultimate in treasure hunting adventure movies. They mix a bit of archaeology (not realistic I’m sure), with a great adventure story. Lots of action, humour, chases, and great stunts. Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost ark involves the search for the Ark of the Covenant. Indiana Jones and the Temple of… Continue Reading

Goonies, The

(27 votes, average: 9.48 out of 10)
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Kids and young teenagers will love this. A group of kids discover a map to pirate treasure and go exploring for it. A little swearing by the kids in the movie, but not much. Family adventure movie at its best. This is a favourite of many who grew up in the 80’s Year: 1985 Continue Reading