Harry and the Hendersons (1987): Family Adventure, Starring John Lithgow and Melinda Dillon

Produced by Spielberg and directed by William Dear, theis E.T.-like tale centers on the adventures of a vacationing family, headed by John Lithgow and Melinda Dillon (who starred in Spielbeg’s Close Encounters of the Third Kind), including encounters a Bigfoot (Kevin Peter Hall).

The cast includes David Suchet (TV’s Hercule Poirot), Don Ameche, and Lainie Kazan.

Oscar Nominations: 1

Makeup: Rick Baker

 

Oscar Awards: 1