Eliot is coming home with a pizza his brother made him get. Whne he's walking home he hears a strange noise from his backyard. He walks to his backyard and sees something move. He screams, drops the pizza, and runs inside. Later Eliot sees the thing that was making the weird noise in a cornfield. They see each other and scream. They both run away. Later Eliot sees the thing again in his backyard. Eliot decides to hide him in his house and name him E.T.
Eliot and E.T are getting along really well. Eliot shows E.T to his older brother and his little sister. They are scared at first but they get used to him and become really good friends with E.T. They teach E.T how to speek some English and E.T tells him sonething about going home
Eliot gets so connected to E.T that he can feel his feelings. A bunch of doctors try to fix him but then E.T dies. Everyone is really sad but then he comes back to life! Eliot, his brother, and a bunch of his friends take E.T to the forest and he goes home.