One of the three producers of Steven Spielberg's Schindler's List, which won the Academy Award® for Best Picture and six other Oscars® including Best Director. Schindler's List, which he produced along with Steven Spielberg and BrankoLustig, was Molen's fourth collaboration with Spielberg. He previously produced Jurassic Park with Kathleen Kennedy, co-produced Hook and served as production manager on The Color Purple, which was his first project with his future Amblin colleagues.
Following the completion of Schindler's List, Molen served as head of production for Steven Spielberg and his company, Amblin Entertainment. Other films he has produced under the Amblin banner are The Little Rascals; The Flintstones; Casper;To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything! Julie Newmar; How to Make an American Quilt; The Trigger Effect;and Twister.
His previous credits include Rain Man; Days of Thunder; Bright Lights; Big City; * batteries not included; A Soldier's Story; Tootsie; Absence of Malice; The Postman Always Rings Twice; and Ordinary People.