DVD ReleaseThe DVD for the movie ET The Extra Terrestrial was released on October 22, 2002 by Universal Studios and is rated PG.
Young Elliott (Henry Thomas) befriends an alien who came to earth for with his fellow alien botanists and gets left behind. Elliott then takes the alien to his home and introduces him to his family in E.T. - The Extra Terrestrial.
Elliott - Henry Thomas
TriviaWhen Henry Thomas auditioned for the role of Elliott in E.T. - The Extra Terrestrial, his sadness and tears were generated from thinking about the day his dog died. The impressed Steven Spielberg hired him on the spot.
Michael Jackson recorded a theme song for E.T. - The Extra Terrestrial movie, but it was never used.
Steven Spielberg won for Best Director for ET The Extra Terrestrial.
John Williams won for Best Original Score for ET The Extra Terrestrial.
Steven Spielberg and Kathleen Kennedy, Producers won for Best Picture for ET The Extra Terrestrial.
80's Film Facts:
The Movie ET The Extra Terrestrial was released to theatres on 06/11/1982 by Universal, and grossed $435,110,554 at the box office in the US on a budget of $10,500,000 .
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i love ET for a while i thought is was cool then my moods switched to amazing.. i don't know why but i have a thing with old movies.. sometimes..
#1 - Scarlette - 11/20/2009 - 13:01
i saw this when i as young
#2 - master yoda - 04/05/2010 - 21:01