Director: Steven Spielberg
Scriptwriter: Melissa Mathison
Cast: Henry Thomas, Dee Wallace, Robert MacNaughton, Drew Barrymore
Produced by: Universal Pictures, Amblin Entertainment
Version dubbed in Italian, DCP supplied by Universal Pictures International Italy.
The film recounts the empathic relationship between a child and an alien called E.T. The alien is played by a robot made by special effects expert Carlo Rambaldi. Its facial and bodily characteristics were especially designed to stimulate positive and friendly reactions in the audience.