TCM Presents E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial 30th Anniversary Event Synopsis
A screening of the film, plus an interview with star Drew Barrymore. Host: Ben Mankiewicz.

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such a great movie

By moviemanaic
The whole movie will keep you going will never put you to sleep. it is such a fascinated. The writter "Dee Wallence" is a great movie director the actor is great. This is something for everyone to...

E.T. on the big screen was an experience, but not much more than watching it in HD at home

By KryptoKid509
I was not lucky enough to see E.T. while it was in theaters so I jumped at the chance to see it during the special re-release. What actually turned out to be an HD play back from a Dish Network DVR...


By just2people
Loved seeing it on the big screen once again. We are very much enjoying these wonderful opportunities to see great cinema again on the big screen. Please keep offering more of the great, classic...

E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial

By mhobart
It had been 30 years since I had last seen E.T. in a theatre, so it was great to see it on the big screen again. The quality of the image and the sound was excellent. I applaud the recent tendency...

Just as enchanting and magical as the first time I saw it

By rajmct
E.T. is still a celebration of childhood and its innocence. With a child's faith, Elliot coaxed E.T. to his home, was completely open and friendly to him, and took care of him. Then he helped him...


I went to see this and it brought back so many memories. I can't beleive it's been 30 years. I laughed and cried at all the right moments the ending is so touching....

special TCM presentation 30th anniversary screening of E.T.

By b_molloyFanFair
This movie is dear to our hearts and my daughter (avid film fan) considers its soundtrack her favorite of composer, John Williams' historic collaboration w Steven Spielberg. So we bought tix for this...

A piece of my childhood, revisited

By xerxesthegreat
I remembered watching this movie as a child and being totally enraptured by the misty California nights and Elliot's unique experience with a lost and lonely alien. This movie is imaginative and...


By yensidsandy
This is and will always be a wonderful film for the whole family. This was hosted, with their usual panache, by TCM, which always gives the film a little more Hollywood flair. Unfortunately, there...

ET treasured memory

By anclarke
I had never shown my 6 year old this movie because I had been hoping for the opportunity for him to experience the movie the way I had 30 years ago. The movie remains timeless and still captures the...

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Rated PG