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Steven Spielberg


At the end of the twentieth century, Life magazine named Steven Spielberg the most influential person of his generation.
  U.S. filmmaker known for Jaws, E.T., Raiders of the Lost Ark, Jurassic Park, Schindler’s List, Saving Private Ryan, and others (b. 1946)
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Spielberg was denied admission to the USC film school because of his C grade average. After becoming successful, USC awarded him an honorary degree.
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  • At the end of the twentieth century, Life magazine named Steven Spielberg the most influential person of his generation.
  • Page celebrated the publication of Keneally’s book Schindler’s Ark (Schindler’s List in the United States) in 1982 and contributed valuable insight to the 1993 Steven Spielberg film, Schindler’s List.
    Leon Leyson  --  The Boy on the Wooden Box
  • Senator John Glenn and Steven Spielberg got honorary degrees.
    Ron Suskind  --  A Hope in the Unseen
  • When those bicycles leave the street in the Steven Spielberg classic, what’s the situation?
    Thomas C. Foster  --  How to Read Literature Like a Professor

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  • A Steven Spielberg turtle.
    Sherman Alexie  --  The Absolutlely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian
  • Only he doesn’t know Carrie has psychic powers, and at the end of the night she kills everyone in the whole town, including Steven Spielberg’s first wife and the mom from Eight Is Enough.
    Meg Cabot  --  The Princess Diaries
  • I could just picture the director, who in my fantasy looked a lot like Steven Spielberg, bent over a large table scattered with hundreds of photographs.
    John Grogan  --  Marley & Me
  • That’s why Steven Spielberg, the director, and Lawrence Kasdan, the writer, installed that snake in the airplane right in the first sequence, before the credits, so that when we get to the seven thousand snakes, we’ll know just how badly they frighten our hero.
    Thomas C. Foster  --  How to Read Literature Like a Professor
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Associated words [difficulty]:   Steven Spielberg [7] , George Lucas [9] , John Ford [8] , Cecil B. DeMille [9] , George Lucas [9] , Stanley Kubrick [9]
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