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E.T. - The Extra-Terrestrial Movie Basics

Year of Release: 1982
Running Time: 1 hrs. 55 min.
MPAA Rating: PG
Director: Steven Spielberg
Screenwriter: Melissa Mattison
Producers: Steven Spielberg and Kathleen Kennedy
Studio: Universal Pictures

E.T. - The Extra-Terrestrial Synopsis

A lonely boy bonds with a lost extra-terrestrial in this touching story of the importance of love and trust, directed by Steven Spielberg and starring Henry Thomas, Drew Barrymore, Peter Coyote and Dee Wallace.

E.T. - The Extra-Terrestrial Cast

Henry Thomas - Elliot
Drew Barrymore - Gertie
Dee Wallace - Mary
Robert MacNaughton - Michael
Peter Coyote - Keys
Erika Eleniak - Pretty Girl

E.T. - The Extra-Terrestrial Awards and Nominations

1983 Academy Awards® Best Sound Effects (Win)
Best Visual Effects (Win)
Best Score (Win)
Best Sound (Win)

Best Cinematography (Nom)

Best Director (Nom)

Best Editing (Nom)

Best Picture (Nom)

Best Screenplay (Nom)

1983 Golden Globe Awards® Best Picture - Drama (Win)
Best Score (Win)

Best Director (Nom)

Best Screenplay (Nom)

New Star of the Year - Henry Thomas (Nom)

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E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial

Elliot ( Henry Thomas ):

"We're sick. I think we're dying."

What is the family dog's name?