30 STEVEN SPIELBERG MOVIES, RANKED BY WHEN THEY TAKE PLACE

Recently watched Bridge of Spies. Got me thinking. Films directed by Steven Spielberg listed by what year they take place (rather then when they were released)(as best as I can determine) 🌟= I've seen it. Note: No conclusions drawn.
  1. 1.
    Amistad - 1839 to 1841
    Based on a true story- Released in 1997 🌟
  2. 2.
    Lincoln - 1865
    Based on true events - Released in 2012 🌟
  3. 3.
    The Color Purple - 1909 to 1936
    Fictional - Released in 1985, based on the novel by Alice Walker. 🌟
  4. 4.
    War Horse - 1912 to 1918
    Fictional - Released in 2011
  5. 5.
    Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom - 1935
    Fictional - Released in 1985 🌟
  6. 6.
    Raiders of the Lost Ark -1936
    Fictional - Released in 1981 🌟
  7. 7.
    Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade - 1938 (altho' opening scene set in 1912)
    Fictional - Released in 1989 🌟
  8. 8.
    Empire of the Sun - 1939 to 1945
    Fictional but based on an autobiography by JG Ballard - Released in 1987
  9. 9.
    Schindler's List - 1940 to 1945
    Based on a novel by Thomas Keneally, based on a true story - Released in 1993
  10. 10.
    1941 - 1941
    Loosely based on true events - Released in 1979
  11. 11.
    Saving Private Ryan - 1944 (and 1998)
    Fictional - Released in 1998 🌟
  12. 12.
    The Adventures of Tintin - 1949
    Fictional - Released in 2011 🌟
  13. 13.
    Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull -1957
    Fictional - Released 2008 🌟
  14. 14.
    Bridge of Spies - 1957 to 1962
    Based on actual events- Released in 2015 🌟
  15. 15.
    Catch Me If You Can - 1963 to 1974
    Based on actual events - Released in 2002 🌟
  16. 16.
    The Sugarland Express - 1969
    Based on a true story- Released in 1974
  17. 17.
    Duel - 1971
    Fictional - Released in 1971 🌟
  18. 18.
    Munich - 1972 to 1979
    Based on actual events - Released in 2005 🌟
  19. 19.
    Jaws - 1975
    Fictional - Released in 1975 🌟
  20. 20.
    Close Encounters of the Third Kind - 1977
    Fictional - Released in 1977 🌟
  21. 21.
    E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial - 1982
    Fictional - Released in 1982 🌟
  22. 22.
    Always - 1989
    Fictional, based on the 1943 film A Guy Named Joe. - Released in 1989
  23. 23.
    Hook - 1991
    Fictional, based on characters by J M Barrie - Released in 1991 🌟
  24. 24.
    Jurassic Park - 1993
    Fictional, based on the Michael Crichton novel, which is set in 1989 - Released in 1993 🌟
  25. 25.
    The Lost World: Jurassic Park - 1997
    Fictional, based on another Crichton novel, which is set 'four years later' - Released in 1997 🌟
  26. 26.
    The Terminal - 2004
    Fictional, but inspired by an actual event - Released in 2004. 🌟
  27. 27.
    War of the Worlds - 2005
    Fictional, based on the H G Wells novel - Released in 2005 🌟
  28. 28.
    The BFG - 2016
    Fictional based on the Roald Dahl stories - to be released in July 2016
  29. 29.
    Minority Report - 2054
    Fictional, based on the Philip K Dick short story - Released in 2002 🌟
  30. 30.
    A.I. Artificial Intelligence - Late 21st Century
    Fictional, based on a 1969 short story - Released in 2001 🌟