We are about to 'phone home' all over again! Get ready because 'E.T. The Extra Terrestrial' is returning to theaters on October 3, just preceding the long-awaited Blu-ray release on October 9.

Coming Soon reports that Fathom Events is partnering with Turner Classic Movies (TCM) and Universal Pictures to bring 'E.T. The Extra Terrestrial' back to theaters for one night only on October 3.

The screening will feature a digital restoration of Steven Spielberg's 1982 classic at theaters around the country at 7 p.m., with select theaters also hosting 2 p.m. matinee screenings.