Cast: Drew Barrymore, Henry Thomas, Dee Wallace,Peter Coyote
Director: Steven Spielberg
Genre: Family, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Running Time: 114 Minutes
When an imaginative young boy meets a lost alien, it is the beginning of one of cinema's most endearing friendships. Elliot (Henry Thomas) helps the marvelous creature he calls E.T. find his way back home before government agents can capture him.
First released in 1982, E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial became the biggest blockbuster of the year, debuting at number one around the world. Even today, the film remains one of the most successful and well-loved films of all time. Winning a total of four Academy Awards, the film also features an unforgettable cast including the adorable Drew Barrymore, Henry Thomas, Dee Wallace and Peter Coyote.
Featuring an all-new, digitally remastered picture that delivers six times the resolution of DVD, as well as all-new 7.1 surround sound, the E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial Anniversary Edition Blu-ray™ triple play includes the 1982 theatrical movie, an all-new interview with director Steven Spielberg and "The E.T. Journals" which features an hour of never-before-seen footage from the set of the film. This Bluray Triple Play pack also includes a DVD and Digital Copy of the film, offering fans a chance to relive the mystery, laughter and wonder of the iconic movie anytime, anywhere and on the platform of their choice.
E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial was nominated for a total of nine Academy Awards including: Best Picture, Best Director, Best Cinematography, Best Writing and Best Screenplay, and took home four statuettes for Best Visual Effects, Best Sound Effects Editing, Best Sound and Best Music.
Blu-ray Special Features:
The E.T. Journals: all-new bonus feature that retraces the day-to-day experience of creating E.T. including never-before-seen, behind-the-scenes footage
Steven Spielberg & E.T. All-new, reflective interview with Steven Spielberg
A Look Back: The making of E.T. Featuring interviews with Steven Spielberg and the cast
The E.T. Reunion: The cast and filmmaker reunite
The Evolution and Creation of E.T. From idea to screenplay, through casting and making the film
The Music of E.T. A discussion with composer, John Williams
The 20th Anniversary Premiere: John Williams plays the score of E.T. live at the ShrineAuditorium
Original Theatrical Trailer
See Drew Barrymore in the early stages of her acting career for this timeless classic of hope & friendship.
E.T. The Extra Terrestrial