awards for E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial on AllMovie

E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial (1982)

Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences

Nominated Best Cinematography 1982
Nominated Best Director 1982
Nominated Best Editing 1982
Won Best Original Score 1982
Nominated Best Original Screenplay 1982
Nominated Best Picture 1982
Won Best Sound 1982
Won Best Sound Effects 1982
Won Best Visual Effects 1982

American Film Institute

Won 100 Greatest American Movies
 
1998

British Academy of Film and Television Arts

Won Anthony Asquith Award 1982

Directors Guild of America

Nominated Best Director 1982

Hollywood Foreign Press Association

Nominated Best Director 1982
Won Best Original Score 1982
Won Best Picture - Drama
 
1982
Nominated Best Screenplay 1982
Nominated New Star of the Year - Male 1982

Library of Congress

Won U.S. National Film Registry
 
1993

Los Angeles Film Critics Association

Won Best Director 1982
Won Best Picture
 
1982
Won New Generation Award 1982

National Board of Review

Nominated Best Picture
 
1982

People's Choice Awards

Won Best Picture
 
1983