We’re going to just jump right in and start with the 1982 trailer for ET. Because it’s a little weird.
True to form, before we tell you to round up all the nieces and nephews you have and sit them down in front of it, here are a few good reasons why:
1. It has sort of bad words (and feelings about Mexico):
2. The scenes with ET and the kids are awesome:
3. The frogs, team:
4. The scene with the bikes is still one of the greatest things you can watch as a kid:
5. An entire generation of American kids had their first experience with tears of joy here:
Now, moving forward to 1993.
Not to be outdone by himself, eleven years later to the day, Speilberg released another of his masterpieces. Team, welcome to …Jurassic Park.
Whoa. Right? And then:
Followed closely by:
Now, run out and get DJ Qualls a birthday card. That's tomorrow.