E.T., a sci-fi adventure that captures those strange moments in youth of mysterious possibilities. Elliott is lost in his own world. One day, he senses something in the woods watching him. An alien spacecraft left behind an aging botanist who isn't sure how to get home. As Elliott tries to hide and help him figure out a way to get home, he discovers that the creature can communicate with him telepathically. Soon they begin to learn from each other. E.T. rigs up a communication device, but no one knows if he'll be rescued before the government comes.