Steven Spielberg's Impact On The Film Industry

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“The most amazing thing for me is that every single person who sees a movie, not necessarily one of my movies, brings a whole set of unique experiences. Now, through careful manipulation and good storytelling, you can get everybody to clap at the same time, to hopefully laugh at the same time, and to be afraid at the same time” (“Steven Spielberg Quotes”). As the inspiration for how many films are produced, Steven Spielberg is a director, producer, and writer. Having won 3 Academy Awards, several of his movies have set box office records, including Jaws and E.T. the Extra Terrestrial. Steven Spielberg revolutionized the film industry through unique camera work and new subject matters in movies. Throughout the years, Steven Spielberg pioneered the way films are produced and developed through his editing and camera angles. Jaws, one of his most famous and…show more content…
“Spielberg broke into the film industry with sensational action and special effects. Jaws … defined a new generation of film, which paved the way for other films with big booms and big budgets. Without Spielberg, films like Titanic and Lord of the Rings would most likely not have been as spectacular; Spielberg is often thought of in tandem with George Lucas as the father of contemporary computer generated special effects” (Stephens, “How”). During his career, Spielberg was the first to use technology and special effects to create a movie that would effectively and efficiently tell a story as it did in Jaws. Beginning the new era of effects, this movie, along with others, paved the way for special effects to become a huge part of films. Additionally, Steven Spielberg pioneered the use of different camera angles to manipulate and show the

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