Character Recommendations Based on E.T.

Quint Jaws

A grizzled shark hunter with a love of the sea

Caesar Dawn of the Planet of the Apes

This proud ape leader strives to have empathy for all

Rocky Balboa Rocky Series

Not the strongest or fastest, but no one works harder – or punches a side of beef better

Ben Stone Knocked Up

Laid-back stoner who wasn't planning on life's ultimate responsibility

Sarah Connor The Terminator

One minute she's an ordinary waitress, the next she's fleeing a killer cyborg trying to prevent the birth of her unborn son

The Terminator The Terminator

Emotionless killing machine who won't stop until he's changed the future

Buzz Lightyear Toy Story

Impulsive spaceman who won't be convinced he's a toy

Ryan Stone Gravity

Haunted by earthbound tragedies, introverted Ryan craves the isolation of space

Aldous Snow Get Him to the Greek

One of the last members of a dying breed: A rock star who plays hard and parties harder

Freddy Krueger A Nightmare on Elm Street

Anyone who's said "Don't worry, it's just a dream" never met Freddy