Help support TMP


"Did This Picture Inspire The Design Of ET Extraterrestrial?" Topic


8 Posts

All members in good standing are free to post here. Opinions expressed here are solely those of the posters, and have not been cleared with nor are they endorsed by The Miniatures Page.

For more information, see the TMP FAQ.


Back to the SF Media Message Board

Back to the Pulp Media Message Board



522 hits since 20 May 2018
©1994-2018 Bill Armintrout
Comments or corrections?

Cacique Caribe21 May 2018 9:06 a.m. PST

Thoughts?

To me they look like distant cousins, at the very least. :)

Dan
PS. It's another illustration by Ed Emshwiller:

picture

picture

cloudcaptain21 May 2018 9:25 a.m. PST

Oh the jokes that spring to mind..but this is a family site. I think these guys need to watch out for the Koreans from your other post.

Cacique Caribe21 May 2018 9:35 a.m. PST

Cloudcaptain

Wasn't ET at the fore of the Sharpei Aliens' efforts? :)

Dan

picture

Of course, then there's Mr. ET:
link
TMP link

Buck21521 May 2018 1:49 p.m. PST

I believe Paul the alien from the movie "Paul" had a say in the design of "E.T", or so he says…

bobspruster21 May 2018 2:25 p.m. PST

Very interesting. But I think the girl in green makes a better ET.

Cacique Caribe21 May 2018 10:48 p.m. PST

The girl looks extraterrestrial? Now, that's just plain sexist! :)

Dan

Legion 422 May 2018 6:36 a.m. PST

It's classified …

Cacique Caribe22 May 2018 4:33 p.m. PST

By the way, the little wrinkly guys are called the "Gormen":

link

Dan

Sorry - only verified members can post on the forums.