Steven Spielberg, ranked

Take with many grains of salt (some of these I saw only once, as a teenager). But doing this helped me prepare for our Filmspotting power ranking of the decades of his filmography.

I'd consider 1-15 top tier. Bottom tier would be 28-32.

  • E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial

    1

  • Jaws

    2

  • Close Encounters of the Third Kind

    3

  • A.I. Artificial Intelligence

    4

  • Raiders of the Lost Ark

    5

  • Schindler's List

    6

  • Minority Report

    7

  • Lincoln

    8

  • War of the Worlds

    9

  • The Post

    10

  • Saving Private Ryan

    11

  • Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade

    12

  • Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull

    13

  • Duel

    14

  • The Sugarland Express

    15

  • Jurassic Park

    16

  • War Horse

    17

  • The BFG

    18

  • Bridge of Spies

    19

  • Catch Me If You Can

    20

  • Munich

    21

  • The Adventures of Tintin

    22

  • The Terminal

    23

  • Amistad

    24

  • Empire of the Sun

    25

  • The Color Purple

    26

  • Always

    27

  • Ready Player One

    28

  • Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom

    29

  • Hook

    30

  • 1941

    31

  • The Lost World: Jurassic Park

    32