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Lincoln (movie, 2012)

With 'Bridge of Spies,' Steven Spielberg continues his fascination with American history

We all had him pegged wrong. Turns out that what the director of "E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial" and "Jurassic Park" and "Close Encounters of the Third Kind" and "Raiders of the Lost Ark" really wanted to do when he grew up was to be a historian.tmpplchld "While I was making all my big popcorn movies, I was always hoping that some day I could take a break from it," Steven Spielberg says. "I always wanted to tell the stories that really interested me in my personal life, which are stories about things that actually happened."tmpplchld "Bridge of Spies" centers on the extraordinary but little-known true story of James B....