Steven Spielberg got his first professional gig in 1969, directing a segment of Rod Serling’s more horror-focused sequel to Twilight Zone, Night gallery. At the time of filming, Spielberg was only 22 years old.
His Night gallery was called “Eyes” and starred Hollywood legend Joan Crawford as a blind woman who spends a fortune on an operation that temporarily restores her sight. Since this is a Rod Serling tale, the story does not have a happy ending. More than 50 years later, things have worked out significantly better for Spielberg – and for moviegoers who have seen his work for half a century. At 75, he has just made The Fabelman family, a moving drama about his own childhood and the dissolution of his parents’ marriage.
The release of The Fabelman familythat feels like a career capstone, inspired us to look back at Spielberg’s entire career and stature all of his work. We left that out Night gallery episode and his other early episodic television work, but all of his television movie were included, bringing the total to around 36 titles. From worst to best, they are…
Every Steven Spielberg Movie, Rated
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