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One-of-a-kind painting from E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial sells for blockbuster $394,000 at Heritage Auctions

The Original Promotional Movie Poster Painting for E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial sold for $394,000 Wednesday, Oct. 12 at a public auction of illustration art held by Heritage Auctions in Dallas. Wednesday's auction was the first time the artwork was made available to collectors. The iconic original painting is the image used for the standard initial release poster that fascinated millions before the movie's big release in 1982.
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