The "Ballad of Songbirds & Snakes" star got an insightful lesson on showbiz from the iconic filmmaker.
“You can’t say no to that," the "Emancipation" actor said as he reflected on the time he met with the director to discuss a role in the alien movie.
Barrymore starred in the director’s beloved fantasy film when she was 7 years old.
“I never should have done that because E.T. is a product of its era,” the famed director said of his blunder.
A studio exec called Spielberg's shot “one of the most irresponsible experiences I’ve ever had with a director."
The Oscar-winning director said antisemitism is currently "standing proud with hands on hips like Hitler and Mussolini."
The cinema icons chatted at the Oscar nominees luncheon when Spielberg uttered the mighty praise in Cruise's ear.
The Oscar-nominated actor called the acclaimed filmmaker "a sweet man."
Steven Spielberg Says This Iconic Superhero Flick 'Should Have Been Nominated' For Best Picture Oscar
The famous director thinks the beloved film deserved a nod “years ago.”
The former child-star couple reunited for the first time in 25 years and the tears and memories flowed.