E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial was released in 1982 by Universal Pictures and directed by Steven Spielberg, it held the title of ‘highest grossing film of all time’ for eleven years and won four Oscars. The story follows a boy called Elliot who befriends an extra-terrestrial named E.T. who is accidentally left on earth by his botanist colleagues. E.T. with the help of Elliot and his siblings can “phone home” which allows him to be rescued from earth and returned home.