PG | | Family, Sci-Fi
A troubled child summons the courage to help a friendly alien escape Earth and return to his home world.
Michael: Oh, great.
Steve: So you got an arrow right in your chest.
In addition to the other lunar errors, at first we see a crescent moon then the famous full moon being crossed by the bicycles (later to become Amblin Entertainment's signature logo). From thin crescent to full moon takes about half a lunar cycle, 14 days, but the time frame of the movie suggested only a few days at most.
The Universal logo is run backwards in the original 1982 cut.
$14,223,110 (USA) (24 March 2002)
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