Written by:Melissa Mathison (Screenplay)
Script Synopsis:After a gentle alien becomes stranded on Earth, the being is discovered and befriended by a young boy named Elliott. 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, 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.
ET The Extra-Terrestrial Script Resources:*4048
- ET The Extra-Terrestrial Script PDF at Script Slug
- ET The Extra-Terrestrial Script - 1982 Transcript at IMSDb
- ET The Extra-Terrestrial Script at Screenplays For You
- ET The Extra-Terrestrial Script PDF - THE EXTRA-TERRESTRIAL [Rev Shoot 8/21/1981] at Script Fly ($)
- ET The Extra-Terrestrial Script PDF - 9/8/81 REVISED FINAL at Script City ($)
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- ET The Extra-Terrestrial ( tt0083866 ) at IMDb
- ET The Extra-Terrestrial ( 601 ) at TheMovieDB.org