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Henry Thomas as Elliott
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E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial Movie Quotes (1982)

Henry Thomas (Elliott): I'm keeping him.

Henry Thomas (Elliott): How do you explain school to a higher intelligence?

E.T.: E.T. phone home.

Peter Coyote (Keys): Elliot, that machine, what does it do?
Henry Thomas (Elliott): The communicator? Is it still working?
Peter Coyote (Keys): It's doing *something*. What?
Henry Thomas (Elliott):I really shouldn't tell. He came to me, he came to me.
Peter Coyote (Keys): Elliot, he came to me too. I've been wishing for this since I was 10 years old, I don't want him to die. What can we do that we're not already doing?
Henry Thomas (Elliott): He needs to go home, he's calling his people, and I don't know where they are, and he needs to go home.
Peter Coyote (Keys): Elliot, I don't think he was left here intentionally, but his being here is a miracle, Elliot. It's a miracle and you did the best that anybody could do. I'm glad he met you first.

Henry Thomas (Elliott): He's a man from outer space and we're taking him to his spaceship.
K.C. Martel (Greg): Well, can't he just beam up?
Henry Thomas (Elliott):This is REALITY, Greg.

Robert MacNaughton (Michael): Where's the playground?
Henry Thomas (Elliott): It's near the preschool!
Robert MacNaughton (Michael): Where's that?
Henry Thomas (Elliott): I don't know streets! Mom always drives me!
Robert MacNaughton (Michael): Son of a bitch.

Robert MacNaughton (Michael): We're all going to die and they're never going to give me my license!

Henry Thomas (Elliott): You could be happy here, I could take care of you. I wouldn't let anybody hurt you. We could grow up together, E.T.

E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial Trivia
E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial won 4 Academy Awards:
Music (Original Score) - John Williams
Sound - Robert Knudson, Robert Glass, Don Digirolamo, Gene Cantamessa
Sound Effects Editing - Charles L. Campbell, Ben Burtt
Visual Effects - Carlo Rambaldi, Dennis Muren, Kenneth F. Smith

Did you know?
That E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial was voted #25 in AFI's 100 Greatest American Movies of All Time?

That the movie was banned to children under 11 in Sweden because it showed children talking back and disobeying their parents?

That the E.T. creature used in the film cost $1.5 millions dollars to create. But whenever you see ET walk, it is actually someone wearing the suit because a walking ET would have cost an additional million?

That Elliott's stunt of putting a thermometer to a lightbulb to fake a temperature was something Spielberg had done as a boy?

That Melissa Mathison, the screenwriter, married actor Harrison Ford the next year and remained married to him until 2003 when he began seeing Calista Flockhart?

That Reese's Pieces sales soared 85% after release of ET?

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