1. snopes.com: Steven Spielberg on Mel Gibson ••••
Did Steven Spielberg author a letter taking Mel Gibson to task for his anti-Semitic statements?
  ...Home --> Politics --> Soapbox --> Spielberg Spiel Spielberg Spiel Claim: Steven Spielberg authors letter taking Mel Gibson to task for his...
  ...THE FOLLOWING LETTER WAS WRITTEN BY STEVEN SPIELBERG Please forward if you agree........... August 1st 2006 Dear Mr. Gibson, I am one Jew who...
  ...Steven Spielberg New Rochelle, NY Origins: This letter began appearing in the snopes.com inbox in mid-August 2006. It purports to be a reaction...
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 19:25:57 GMT http://www.snopes.com/politics/soapbox/spielberg.asp

2. snopes.com: Steven Spielberg Sneaks Onto Universal Lot ••••
Did Steven Spielberg get his start by sneaking into Universal and commandeering an unoccupied office?
  ...Claim: Steven Spielberg got his start in the film industry by sneaking into Universal Studios and commandeering an unoccupied office. Origins: We all...
  ...Steven Spielberg, who began garnishing his past with a bit of fantasy even from the earliest days of his professional career. Spielberg's first...
  ...television department. In a 1969 interview with the Hollywood Reporter, Spielberg claimed that during that first summer he infiltrated Universal via a...
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 19:22:16 GMT http://www.snopes.com/movies/other/spielberg.asp

3. snopes.com: Spielberg Crusades Movie ••••
Is Steven Spielberg is planning to direct a film about the Crusades?
  ...Claim: Steven Spielberg is planning to direct a film about the Crusades. Example: [Collected on the Internet, 2004] Spielberg's Answer to...
  ...Hollywood Mega-hit Producer and Director Steven Spielberg has decided to fight fire with fire. He's announced that since Mel Gibson is fueling the fires...
  ...of Christ, Spielberg will make a graphic movie about the Crusades. "In order to get Jews and Moslems to convert to Christianity," Spielberg commented,...
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 19:03:43 GMT http://www.snopes.com/politics/satire/crusades.asp

4. snopes.com: Spielberg Pro-Palestinian Movie •••
Will an upcoming film from director Steven Spielberg document the current uprising in the West Bank from a pro-Palestinian point of view?
  ...Spielberg will document the current uprising in the West Bank from a pro-Palestinian point of view. Example: [Collected on the Internet, 2002]...
  ...Spielberg announced that his latest project documents the current uprising of Palestinians in the Occupied West Bank and Gaza (Intifada). Spielberg,...
  ...In a statement to the Hollywood Reporter Spielberg said: "As an American Director who also happens to be Jewish, I can no longer stay silent about what...
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 19:23:11 GMT http://www.snopes.com/inboxer/outrage/spielberg.asp

5. snopes.com: Raiders of the Lost Ark •••
Did a case of the runs lead to one of 'Raiders of the Lost Ark's most memorable scenes?
  ...forward to another lengthy shoot under that blistering sun, Ford persuaded Spielberg to try the scene this much shorter way. (One could say Ford was...
  ...Occasionally, some confusion surfaces as to who — Ford or Spielberg — had the notion for this script change. The principals themselves don't appear to...
  ...creative spark to Steven Spielberg, for example.) As for whose idea it was, according to a 1981 interview with Steven Spielberg: Ford developed...
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 19:28:46 GMT http://www.snopes.com/movies/films/raiders.asp

6. snopes.com: Buried Atari Cartridges •••
Did Atari bury millions of unsold 'E.T.' game cartridges in a New Mexico landfill?
  ...of Warner Communications, made a deal with Steven Spielberg to produce a home video game version of Spielberg's blockbuster E.T. film. Basing a video...
  ...(although Atari did enjoy moderate success with its video game version of Spielberg's previous blockbuster, Raiders of the Lost Ark), but on top of that...
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 19:34:27 GMT http://www.snopes.com/business/market/atari.asp

7. snopes.com: Juval Aviv Terrorist Predictions •••
Did Juval Aviv correctly predict upcoming terrorist attacks against the U.K. and the U.S.?
  ...Story of an Israeli Counter-Terrorist Team (the basis for the 2005 Steven Spielberg film Munich), he is the author of Staying Safe: The Complete Guide to...
  ...Olympic athletes in a secret operation that was portrayed in Steven Spielberg's 2005 film Munich. It was Aviv that actor Eric Bana was supposedly...
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 19:14:17 GMT http://www.snopes.com/rumors/soapbox/juvalaviv.asp

8. snopes.com: Andy Rooney on the French •••
Did commentator Andy Rooney deliver a 'the French have not earned the right to protest against the U.S.' piece on TV's '60 Minutes'?
  ...I heard Steven Spielberg say the French wouldn't even let him film the D-Day scenes in "Saving Private Ryan" on the Normandy beaches. They want people to...
  ...to the fact that we freed them from German occupation. I heard Steven Spielberg say the French wouldn't even let him film the D-Day scenes in "Saving...
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 19:28:28 GMT http://www.snopes.com/politics/soapbox/rooney.asp

9. snopes.com: Man Living at Paris Airport •••
Has a man has been living at a Paris airport since 1988?
  ...2. Rose, Matthew. "Waiting for Spielberg ." The New York Times. 21 September 2003 (Men's Fashions of The Times Magazine; p. 82). Rose, Matthew. "Living...
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 19:11:45 GMT http://www.snopes.com/travel/airline/airport.asp

10. snopes.com: Wing and a Prayer •••
Pilot of a disabled bomber goes down with the plane to comfort a gunner who is trapped in his turret..
  ...remember this scenario was used as the plot for an episode of the Steven Spielberg series Amazing Stories ("The Mission", original air date 3 November...
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 19:24:55 GMT http://www.snopes.com/glurge/military/ridedown.asp



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