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An Evening With ‘E.T.’


Back in June I blogged about the fact that E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial is being released in its original form (with guns and "penis breath" intact) this year in honor of its 30th anniversary and to celebrate that fact, the ArcLight Theater in Manhattan Beach, CA hosted a special screening of the film. Because E.T. ...

Steven Spielberg Puts The Guns Back In ‘E.T.’ For Blue Ray Release


Back in 2002, director Steven Spielberg made the decision to digitally alter his classic 1982 film E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial after bowing to criticism from outspoken parents groups. In the original film, police officers carried weaponry in a key scene of the film. The new, censored, 2002 version of the film featured those same ...