"E.T." Is 40 Years Old Now, Here's The Cast Then Vs. Now

I can't believe I am saying this, but E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial is officially 40 years old! Released on June 11, 1982, this iconic film went on to break massive box office records and became the highest-grossing film of all time (until Spielberg beat his own record with Jurassic Park in 1993).

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So, for fun and nostalgia's sake, let's take a little bike ride down memory lane and see what the amazing cast looked like then and now. Enjoy!!!

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Universal / Archive Photos / Getty Images

Henry Thomas as Elliott then:

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Henry Thomas now:

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Albert L. Ortega / Getty Images

Side by side:

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Universal, Albert L. Ortega / Getty Images

Drew Barrymore as Gertie then:

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Drew Barrymore now:

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Michael Loccisano / Getty Images

Side by side:

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Universal, Michael Loccisano / Getty Images

Robert MacNaughton as Michael then:

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Robert MacNaughton now:

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ROBYN BECK / Getty Images

Side by side:

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Universal, ROBYN BECK / Getty Images

Dee Wallace as Mary (Elliott's mom) then:

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Dee Wallace now:

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Stefanie Keenan / Getty Images

Side by side:

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Universal, Stefanie Keenan / Getty Images

Peter Coyote as "Keys" then:

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Peter Coyote now:

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Commonwealth Club of California / Via youtube.com

Side by side:

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Unviersal, Commonwealth Club of California / Via youtube.com

C. Thomas Howell as Tyler then:

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C. Thomas Howell now:

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Good Company / Scott Bowling / Via youtube.com

Side by side:

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Universal, Good Company / Scott Bowling / Via youtube.com

K. C. Martel as Greg then:

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K. C. Martel now:

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Alberto E. Rodriguez / Getty Images

Side by side:

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Universal, Alberto E. Rodriguez / Getty Images

Sean Frye as Steve then:

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Sean Frye now:

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Alberto E. Rodriguez / Getty Images

Side by side:

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Universal, Alberto E. Rodriguez / Getty Images

Erika Eleniak as "Pretty Girl," aka the girl Elliott kisses:

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Erika Eleniak now:

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Presley Ann / Getty Images

Side by side:

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Universal, Presley Ann / Getty Images

And finally, just for funsies, director Steven Spielberg then:

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Universal / courtesy Everett Collection

Steven Spielberg now:

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Steve Granitz / Getty Images

Side by side:

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Universal / courtesy Everett Collection, Steve Granitz / Getty Images

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