E.T.- The Extraterrestrial, U.S. advance 1-sheet poster, spaceship in the clouds style. (Universal, 1982) Folded 27 x 41 in. rare advance "spaceship in clouds" style U.S. one-sheet poster for Spielberg's timeless classic of a benign and rather accidental alien invasion.
After directing such blockbuster hits as Jaws, Close Encounters of the Third Kind, and Raiders of the Lost Ark, Steven Spielberg released what many consider his masterpiece, the beautiful and heartfelt E. T. The Extra-Terrestrial. A tender story about friendship and sacrifice, the film won four Oscars, including Best Music (John Williams), received five additional nominations, including Best Picture and Best Director, and was, at the time of its release, the highest grossing movie of all time.