Sunday Cinematheque at the Chazen: Music by John Williams
E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial | USA | 1982 | 35mm | 115 min. Director: Steven Spielberg
Sunday, April 23, 2017
Cast: Henry Thomas, Drew Barrymore, Dee Wallace Elliott (Thomas), the 10-year-old son of divorced parents, finds a unique friend in an alien visitor stranded on earth. An enduring fantasy, Spielberg’s enormously successful blockbuster is also one of the great movies about childhood. The director’s vision is aided immeasurably by one of the most emotional of all of John Williams compositions. The original 1982 release version will be shown.