John Landis directs his ground-breaking music video for Michael Jackson’s Thriller – it’s MTVs first world-premiere video and a huge success.
Spielberg asks John Landis to team up for an ensemble of directors he selects for episodes of his new project, Twilight Zone – The Movie.
Jackson adores Spielberg’s E.T. so much, he owns a puppet that has been used in the film. The two men may look different but they become friends because they share their love of childhood fantasies.