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In celebration of Universal Studios’ 100th anniversary, one of the most beloved films of all time comes to Blu-ray™ for the first time ever: E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial .

Steven Spielberg’s unforgettable adventure debuts in a digitally remastered 30th anniversary edition including Blu-ray™, digital copy & ultraviolet™ in November 2012.

The UK’s favourite Universal movie moment

The moment that Elliott cycles past the moonlight in the 1982 classic family film, E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial , has been named Universal’s most memorable movie moment of the past 100 years by UK film fans. As the studio celebrates its 100th Anniversary on 30th April 2012, a poll of over 1,000 Brits reveals that the scene from E.T. set to John Williams' famous score is the most cherished moment in its history.





E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial, Academy Award®-winning director Steven Spielberg’s magical adventure, celebrates its 30th Anniversary with its first-ever release on Blu-ray™ this November. Featuring an all-new, digitally remastered picture that delivers six times the resolution of DVD, as well as all-new 7.1 surround sound, the E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial Anniversary Edition Blu-ray™ also includes an all-new interview with director Steven Spielberg and “The E.T. Journals” which features an hour of never-before-seen footage from the set of the film. The Blu-ray™ also includes UltraViolet™ and a Digital Copy of the film, offering fans a chance to relive the mystery, laughter and wonder of the iconic movie anytime, anywhere on the platform of their choice. There will also be a Limited Edition Steelbook.

In 1982, E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial became the biggest blockbuster of the year, debuting at No1.around the world. Even today, E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial remains one of the most successful and well- loved films of all time. Nominated for nine Academy Awards® including Best Picture, Best Director, Best Cinematography, Best Writing and Best Screenplay, the film took home four statuettes for Best Visual Effects, Best Sound Effects Editing, Best Sound and Best Music for John Williams’ (Jaws) memorable score. The unforgettable cast includes the adorable Drew Barrymore (He’s Just Not That Into You, Charlie’s Angels), Henry Thomas (Dear John, Legends of the Fall), Dee Wallace (10, “Sons and Daughters”) and Peter Coyote (“Law & Order: LA” Jagged Edge).

To celebrate the pre-order for Speilberg’s classic E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial, we are giving you the chance to win an Elliot-style red hoody from American Apparel, just answer the question here .

Jordan Farley
Jordan is the Community Editor at SFX and Total Film. When he isn't watching movies or sci-fi shows of questionable quality he's probably shooting men in space or counting down the days till the next Zelda comes out.