E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial

E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial

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Our best guess for you: 3.8 stars

Average of 2311 ratings: 3.8 Stars

1982 M Contains coarse language.

His Adventure On Earth

A little lost alien, three million light years away from home. A lonely ten-year old boy willing to take him home. Two lives changed by a timeless adventure and a friendship that knows no earthly bounds. Experience one of the best-loved films of all time. Rediscover Steven Spielberg's E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial, in this special edition, with never-before-seen footage, enhanced visual effects and digitally remastered soundtrack.

Winner of four Oscars and two Golden Globes, including Best Motion Picture, ET is funny, moving and unforgettable. "...It's a warm, touching and funny family classic. *****" - Empire.

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115 minutes
Universal Pictures

DVD details

Screen Format
Widescreen 1.85:1, 16x9 Enhanced
English for the Hearing Impaired, Dutch
English Dolby Digital 5.1, Dutch Dolby Digital 5.1, English dts 5.1, English Alternate Audio Dolby Digital 5.1

Blu-ray details

Screen Format
1080p High Definition Widescreen 16x9 1.85:1
French; Cantonese; Dutch; Korean; Arabic; Traditional Mandarin; Ukrainian; English for the hearing impaired
English DTS-HD Master Audio 7.1; French DTS High resolution 7.1; Dutch DTS Surround 5.1; English, French DTS Digital 2.0

25 Member Reviews Write a review

5 by addy

What's not to love? It's still enchanting and very funny. It's a classic family film that most adults still love.

3.5 by Katty

Kids will love it - but agree, from an adult perspective it does seem a bit slow compared to today's creations.

2.5 by heyros

For a bit of nostalgia, I viewed ET and I have to say it was extremely

S L O W by today's standards. Get it for the kids.

4 by Meganw

This classic was enjoyed by me as a kid and my kids enjoyed it decades later. With no flash special effects it relied on the story and we were all gripped. Kids rewatched it a couple of times. Interesting... Read more

4 by Merino

Still a great classic but I thought this extended edition was poorly cut and not as good as the original. But it still holds up beautifully and is huge fun to watch. I wish Spielberg was still making movies of such class.

4 by Paycheck


Been so many years since I have seen it, both me and my partner actually had a lot of moments we didn't remember. Which brought back so much fun.

Really enjoyed this, and while I wouldn't... Read more

4 by Ganny01

Understandably a timeless classic and a nice piece of escapism with some great child acting. Often funny and emotional.

5 by ashclan

ET remains as good as it was when I first saw it when it was released (many years ago now!). Our whole family enjoyed it, though we did require tissues...

A classic film, worth seeing.

5 by Lisah79

Always a favourite for the family. I got it for my daughter to watch and she enjoyed it alot.

5 by kerpete