E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial
|Slogan||«The Story that Touched the World!»|
|Budget||$10 500 000|
|in world||$792 910 554|
|USA||$435 110 554|
|In other countries||$357 800 000|
After a gentle alien becomes stranded on Earth, the being is discovered and befriended by a young boy named Elliott (Henry Thomas). 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 (Drew Barrymore), and the children decide to keep its existence a secret. Soon, however, E.T. falls ill, resulting in government intervention and a dire situation for both Elliott and the alien.