Speilberg has a better touch for the fantastic, Cameron more for the bombastic. Speilberg was definitely the man for the job. Cameron would have made it too dark or heavy handed. Spielberg can hit you over the head sometimes, but Cameron will do it with a mallet.
"Hah! It's like we don't even have feelings. Now pardon me while I recline in my huge executive chair and guffaw, cigar in-hand. "
"ill just go with what Winslow always when something that funny about a location in monkey island is said"