E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial poster


After a gentle alien becomes stranded on Earth, the being is discovered and befriended by a young boy named Elliott. Bringing the extraterrestrial into his suburban California house, Elliott introduces E.T., as the alien is dubbed, to his brother and his little sister, Gertie, and the children decid

MPAA Rating PG

Status Released

Release Date 1982-06-11

Runtime 115 minutes

Budget $11m

Revenue $0.8b


TMDB 7.5


krystle_poirier_8968 shared a tip "A classic, a movie I can watch time and time again"

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kenny_tai shared a tip "Great classic movie, watched a couple times and love the scenes. Features the iconic moon bike ride, what a movie experience."

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anita_skop shared a tip "OMG, watch this movie! It will touch your heart!"

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rhonda_jean_602 shared a tip "5 out of 5 stars"

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arleisha_strauder shared a tip "Classic"

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arleisha_strauder shared a tip "Classic, takes me back to childhood"

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annemarie_dupnick shared a tip "⭐️⭐️⭐️"

sharon_hedden shared a tip "A classic! Very worth it to watch. You won’t regret it. Enjoy!"

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Hope_Belle shared a tip "So good!!!"

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mike_joe_7649 shared a tip "Love the unadulterated version"

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amy_santi shared a tip "ET Go Home"

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vivian_engel shared a tip "Classic makemecry movie"

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mychaelia_chandler shared a tip "This movie is so weird. Maybe I don’t appreciate it because I didn’t see it as a kid. But I didn’t like this one."

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casey_crismore shared a tip "Weird"

tamara_carman shared a tip "One of my all-time favorite movies."

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sherri_arney shared a tip "Best movie ever!!"

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ecstasyleech shared a tip "One of my favorite movies ever made."

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l_h_406 shared a tip "It sucks"

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hymtheria shared a tip "Such a Classic, never gets old!"

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angela_m_7665 shared a tip "It’s a very lovely movie! A childhood classic and very family friendly! I love to watch it and still do when I come across it! 🥺"

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payton_l_byrd shared a tip "Least favorite movie ever!"

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robert_cahill_3727 shared a tip "I love this movie! It's 5 stars out of 5, but I can't watch the ending 😭😭😭."

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heather_gracyalny shared a tip "The only part I didn't like was when those people in white suits came after E.T. Otherwise, it was charming."

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ariana_comp shared a tip "Extremely nostalgic and it’s just an overall classic."

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lucero_valera shared a tip "Very nice movie and one of my favs."

a_sickel shared a tip "Like all of it. Plus the design and the actors are awesome and do a great job."

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mercy_dunn shared a tip "I just don’t like how the movie was made"

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jor-el_butler shared a tip "One of my all time favorites"

daisy_saunders shared a tip "It’s kind of sad and I love movies like that!"

bryan_larson shared a tip "A classic and I believe Drew Barrymore’s first movie 🎥"

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kah_meal shared a tip "Classic"

slok_patel shared a tip "I would recommend Jumanji the original"

madeleine_johnston_9986 shared a tip "sweet"

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mlhawkins shared a tip "My first movie in the theater according to my Mum!"

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leslie_abram shared a tip "Think it's time for a reboot?"

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nope_not_today_68 shared a tip "It was kinda boring for me I like more of action movies."

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angie_reyes-esteves shared a tip "All time classic with drew Barrymore. Loved the excitement of new alien movies that were beginning."

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tim_rhodes shared a tip "My very first movie theater experience"

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kate_3153 shared a tip "wasn’t my style"

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heather_mezzacappa shared a tip "I saw this as a kid and absolutely LOVED it. Saw it again as an adult, and it just did not hold up for me at all."

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dan_lawrence_6476 shared a tip "Great family watch."

maddy_ shared a tip "E. T. the Extra-Terrestrial is a great movie to watch!"

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sarah_dean-burton shared a tip "Nostalgic and makes me miss a simpler time"

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brandi_knott shared a tip "Love it and the books too"

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blake_benton shared a tip "Got it"

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karly_heehee shared a tip "Great heart warming movie."

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kelly_cannor shared a tip "I love et is funny ad sad"

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jefe shared a tip "Classic family film."

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damian_comparcola shared a tip "It's such a classic! Love it!"

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linda-joy-3827 shared a tip "Iconic family movie."

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pablo_schmitt shared a tip "A classic."

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maytheforcebetrayyou shared a tip "The best Halloween movie that isn't actually a Halloween movie. ♡"

olivia_pointkowski_90 shared a tip "Iconic"

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laurie_snell shared a tip "We’re watching Zoo it’s a show. Pretty interesting, so far."

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angel33 shared a tip "Cute and nice sweet movie 💚👍🍿🎬🌛"

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van_barattini shared a tip "Phone Home 🆘"

kevin_ogletree shared a tip "Great family movie."

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gabe_beck shared a tip "Glad you like"

maia_baucom shared a tip "This is a really great family classic. If you haven’t watched “E.T” yet, please consider doing so!"

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grady_was_taken shared a tip "A classic movie with a fun adventure! Great soundtrack by John Williams. 8/10"

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rebecca_pate shared a tip "Too many to pick just one."

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tim_boyd_4535 shared a tip "It's been a long time since I have seen it. Need to rewatch it. As a kid.this was my fav."

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luke_myers_7414 shared a tip "This is a great movie"

amy_halldorson shared a tip "@ley_ley I love the little sister she’s so cute"

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kiri_jurschewsky shared a tip "Great feel good movie"

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ashley_roe shared a tip "Classic! Must watch! 🙌🏻"

chels. shared a tip "Makes me cry... However, this movie has been scored beautifully."

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jack_murphy_jr shared a tip "Coolest"

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mike_solis shared a tip "I phoned home."

maiyu_kana shared a tip "Call home.:)"

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oliver_bergen shared a tip "Just a Classic!"

pam_farmer shared a tip "Great to watch with your kids!! Have some Reese’s Pieces for the movie! It’s in the movie.."

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josh_potter_4549 shared a tip "As a child my favorite part was always with they were able to get the telephone to reach home for ET"

g_smith_5102 shared a tip "When ET is in the closet with stuffed animals. Haha what is your favorite part?"

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akula_lewis shared a tip "I love this, I actually cried"

jessica_ladd_3661 shared a tip "The scene where ET hides in the closet😀 how about you?"

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jeremy_cadena shared a tip "E.T. Fingerrr"

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khadeijah_manka shared a tip "Favorite show"

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tyna_searles shared a tip "When ET is hiding in the pile of toys is my favorite but my least favorite is when ET goes home"

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gillian_mortimer shared a tip "Its a classic!! Obvi 😉"

terry_gordon shared a tip "Great story, fun adventure!"

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odonna_conley shared a tip "My first in theater cry."

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sonia_cossack_pohwa shared a tip "Classic..."

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scott_k_9618 shared a tip "A very heartfelt movie about a lost alien and a young boy."

stacie_672 shared a tip "Heartfelt movie."

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michel_lankford shared a tip "The story was very touching"

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christiaan_fiegen shared a tip "Awesome scifi classic. It's a must see for everyone in my books"

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laura_hirst shared a tip "This is a great movie. Highly recommend."

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molly_metcalf shared a tip "It's good it is one of my favorites"

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ramona-lisa_mcdonald shared a tip "You're welcome. 🙂"

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kathlina_eayre shared a tip "A classic, one you can't skip out on."

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binny_thomas shared a tip "an American Classic!"

jael_cox shared a tip "A classic! You gotta watch it"

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chantel_sellers12 shared a tip "The last mimsy is a lesser known movie that I recommend"

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alisha_blevins shared a tip "Very sweet. Very 80s. Classic. Also very funny."

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mary_schultz_4347 shared a tip "It’s cute and funny"

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cheryl_huston shared a tip "Et is a great movie"

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cheryl_huston shared a tip "Great family entertainment"

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dana_smith_1227 shared a tip "This is one of my favorites from childhood. It's a classic."

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noni_lee shared a tip "Good classic"

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keraly_macri shared a tip "Never seen it!? It's a classic you'll love it!"

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bee_spirit shared a tip "The Lord of the Ring trilogy and the Hobbit trilogy. Also love James Bond movies."

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laura_brewes shared a tip "It's beautiful and a classic. Enjoy!"

lisa_mason_9409 shared a tip "Just a fun movie to watch."

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