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Year
1982
Runtime
115 min.
Director
Steven Spielberg
Genres
Sci-Fi, Family
Rating *
7.9
Votes *
293,906
Checks
92,588
Favs
2,996
Dislikes
555
Favs/checks
3.2% (1:31)
Favs/dislikes
5:1
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  1. Timec's avatar

    Timec

    Why, outside of conditioning from Hollywood and sci-fi authors, would someone expect all aliens to be scary? 6 years 1 month ago
  2. Rigters's avatar

    Rigters

    This movie is everything! Touching, magical, emotional and also very funny!

    One of the most brilliant movies ever made, for sure!
    5 years 1 month ago
  3. Toudou's avatar

    Toudou

    While the movie is good, please, don't force your kids to watch it, sincerly 1 year 9 months ago
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  1. This movie ranks #4 in All Time Box Office
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  2. This movie ranks #6 in AFI's 100 years...100 cheers
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  3. This movie ranks #9 in The 100 Greatest Sci-Fi Movies
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  4. This movie ranks #11 in Best Of Rotten Tomatoes
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  5. This movie ranks #24 in AFI's 100 years...100 movies
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  6. This movie ranks #25 in 100 Science Fiction Films (BFI Screen Guide)
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  7. This movie ranks #26 in Roger Ebert: the great movies
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  8. This movie ranks #43 in Family
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  9. This movie ranks #44 in AFI's 100 years...100 thrills
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  10. This movie ranks #44 in iCheckMovies - Most Checked
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  11. This movie ranks #47 in Empire 500
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  12. This movie ranks #69 in MovieSense 101
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  13. This movie ranks #71 in All-Time Worldwide Box office
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  14. This movie ranks #76 in Golden Globe Best Picture Winners
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  15. This movie ranks #76 in Stanley Kubrick, Cinephile
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  16. This movie ranks #96 in 100 Must-See Films Of The 20th Century
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  17. This movie ranks #128 in Halliwell's Top 1000: The Ultimate Movie Countdown
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  18. This movie ranks #134 in They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?
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  19. This movie ranks #150 in National Film Registry
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  20. This movie ranks #166 in Sight and Sound 2012 - Combined List
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  21. This movie ranks #232 in Reddit top 250
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  22. This movie ranks #273 in The Best 1,000 Movies Ever Made
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  23. This movie ranks #280 in The Guardian's 1000 Films to See Before You Die
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  24. This movie ranks #305 in TimeOut's 1000 Films to Change Your Life
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  25. This movie ranks #327 in 501 Must See Movies
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  26. This movie ranks #333 in Academy Award Best Picture Nominees
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  27. This movie ranks #678 in 1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die
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  28. This movie ranks #851 in Have You Seen? A Personal Introduction to 1,000 Films
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