The moment in ET when the extra terrestrial leaves ELLIOTT to return to his spaceship has been voted the most emotional scene in movie history.

A poll of 70,000 voters for British TV network CHANNEL 4 show THE 100 GREATEST TEARJERKERS placed ET above sad scenes in The Green Mile, Titanic and Bambi.

The top ten is as follows:

1: ET

2: THE GREEN MILE

3: TITANIC

4: It's A Wonderful Life

5: Ghost

6: BAMBI

7: The Shawshank Redemption

8: The Champ

9: Field of Dreams

10: MY GIRL.

14/02/2005 14:10