Oscar Movies: E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial

Oscar Alert

Oscar nominations: 9

Picture, produced by Steven Spielberg and Kathleen Kennedy
Director: Steven Spielberg
Screenplay (Original): Melissa Mathieson
Cinematography: Allen Daviau
Editing: Carol Littleton
Sound: Buzz Knudson, Robert Glass, Don Digirolamo and Gene Cantamessa
Original Score: John Williams
Visual Effects: Carlo Rambaldi, Dennis Muren, and Kenneth F. Smith
Sound Effects Editing: Charles L. Campbell and Ben Burtt

Oscar awards: 4

Sound
Original Score
Visual Effects
Sound Effects Editing

Oscar Context

In 1982, Richard Attenborough's biopic “Gandhi” swept most of the important Oscars, including Picture and Director.