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Today’s Number: 38

38 years ago today, E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial was the number one movie in American. The film made over $11 million when it was released on June 11, 1982 and grossed over $315 million that year. The film was directed by Steven Spielberg and starred Henry Thomas, C. Thomas Howell, and a young Drew Barrymore. E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial was the highest grossing film of all-time for 11 years until Jurassic Park took over the top spot.

Stephanie King
Stephanie is a senior contributor and website manager here at Before working at, Stephanie was the senior photographer at for seven years. She is a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Greensboro and Randleman High School.


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