Originally Posted by Senator Pleasury
I'll explain better: the aliens thing in itself is not good or bad. The way Spielberg did, it was gratuitous (comes from nowhere without any kind of background or explanation) and way too convenient (they had just the right powers to make the ending possible but enough so it would be, once again, sad).
Don't be hating on Spielberg.
As for that Aziz stuff, I hated 2001 but the visuals are still great today.