When an alien (E.T.) is inadvertently left behind on earth, he finds refuge with youngster Elliot (Henry Thomas). As Elliot and E.T. bond as friends, it soon becomes clear that E.T. must find his way home before government officials capture him for study. Together, E.T., Elliot and Elliot's family and friends help reunite E.T. with his spaceship.
First seen this in the cinema when it first came out, it was the first time I had ever been the cinema. And I loved it waited years for it to come out on DVD then I bought it. And we all sat down and watched it as a family movie, my children loved it!!!