Where Science Meets Science Fiction
Close mobile menu

WHERE SCIENCE MEETS SCIENCE FICTION

E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial(1982)

E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial poster

A science fiction fairytale about an extra-terrestrial who is left behind on Earth and is found by a young boy who befriends him. This heart-warming fantasy from Director Steven Spielberg became one of the most commercially successful films of all time.

Director(s)
Steven Spielberg
Writer(s)
Release Date
Producer(s)
Kathleen Kennedy
Steven Spielberg
Language English
Genres Science FictionAdventureFamilyFantasy
Runtime 1 hours, 55 minutes
Budget $10,500,000.00
Revenue $792,910,554.00
Production Universal PicturesAmblin Entertainment
Homepage http://www.et20.com/

Featured Cast Members:

Trailers and Videos:

Trailer

Steven Spielberg On E.T.: The Extra Terrestrial

Trailer 2

NASA Will Attempt to Create Oxygen From the Atmosphere on Mars

There are tons of reasons why we can't live on Mars just yet, even ignoring the unfinished challenge of actually moving some people...

Jonathan Kesh

Head of IBM Watson Claims AI 'Augments' Human Intelligence, Not Replaces It

Depending on which tech industry giant you're speaking to, artificial intelligence can be a touchy subject. Facebook's Mark...

Jonathan Kesh

A Sensory App Can Help Blind People Enjoy the Solar Eclipse

Of all the planets in our solar system, Earth has the coolest eclipses. None of our neighboring planets have moons that are big enough...

Matthew Loffhagen

Augmented Reality Provides an In-Depth Look at the Moon's Surface

While progress is definitely being made, we're still disappointingly far from the point where anyone can take a quick trip to the moon...

Matthew Loffhagen

The Google Lunar XPrize Is Still Awarding $30 Million To Anyone Who Can Land a Rover on the Moon

If you don't know XPrize, bookmark them--they're the ones who ran the worldwide contest to create a functioning analogue to Star...

Chelsea Gohd

A Teenage Bitcoin Millionaire Is Launching a YouTube Time Capsule Into Space

Self-made teenage bitcoin millionaire Erik Finkman wants to launch YouTube into space. No, not the cat videos--Project Da Vinci, set...

Matthew Loffhagen

This Stealth Warship Runs On Linux and Doesn't Need Humans to Defend Itself

In the ongoing fight between Macs and PCs, it's hard to deny that Linux has the biggest actual firepower. Case in point: the USS...

Matthew Loffhagen

'Star Wars' Spinoff Film About Obi-Wan Kenobi is in the Works

Ever since Lucasfilm announced they'd be releasing separate Star Wars stories in between the main saga films, rumors that Jedi...

Jonathan Kesh

A Tech Startup is Planning to Build a Cell Tower On the Moon

If lunar colonies are going to become a realistic plan for the future, one thing's for certain. We're going to need good cellphone...

Matthew Loffhagen