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Indiana Jones

Magic of Dr Jones continues

Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull adventure

Thursday, 5 June, 2008, 12:00am

Guess who's back?

Indiana Jones is older and greyer - can he still wow the crowds and sell tickets?

The plot: Professor Jones (Harrison Ford), the adventurer-cum-archaeologist, returns to action after he meets a young renegade (Shia LaBeouf) who claims he can help locate one of the most spectacular archaeological myths in history - the legendary Crystal Skull of Akator.

25 May 2008 - 12:00am

Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull

Starring: Harrison Ford, Cate Blanchett, Shia LaBeouf, Karen Allen

Director: Steven Spielberg

Category: IIA

22 May 2008 - 12:00am

Will there be a Spielberg sequel?

E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial, the beloved sci-fi fantasy blockbuster of Steven Spielberg, has escaped the mainland censors' blacklist - for now. So while Spielberg may have trouble separating politics from the Beijing Olympics, the central government, it seems, is magnanimous enough to distinguish his film work from his political stance.

23 Feb 2008 - 12:00am

FROM THE VAULT: 1987

Empire Of The Sun Starring: Christian Bale, John Malkovich, Miranda Richardson

Director: Steven Spielberg

13 Jul 2003 - 12:00am

Back to front

There has been so much fuss about the dreadful Saving Private Ryan that the international film-going public might be forgiven for thinking that Steven Spielberg had yet again recreated the art of cinema.

25 Feb 1999 - 12:00am

Film lacks sincere humanity

Can I just risk unpopularity for not being politically correct and say that Saving Private Ryan is a bad movie? People are going to see it mainly for the scenes of butchery, but after those bad-taste special effects we are left with total emptiness.

25 Sep 1998 - 12:00am

Lost CD

A pirated video CD version of Steven Spielberg's latest film The Lost World was seized by Customs officers, a week before its public showing.

21 Jun 1997 - 12:00am

Close encounters of the ancient kind

The Seventh Scroll by Wilbur Smith Macmillan $272 The wonderful thing about 'buried treasure' stories is that they could happen to you or me or anyone else. Hidden caches of gold are, by definition, sources of untold wealth that lie in the ground waiting for a smart, worthy person to find them.

25 Mar 1995 - 12:00am

Whoopi for the Oscars

THE big day has dawned. By lunchtime we will all know what we have known for many months: that Schindler's List will win the Oscar for Best Picture, that Steven Spielberg will win for Best Director and that Hong Kong cinemas will be laughing all the way to the bank by charging $60 so we can see it.

22 Mar 1994 - 12:00am

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