Christian Bale, right, and Steven Spielberg during the late '80s (Photo: Warner Bros. Pictures/Mptvimages.com)Over the past year, Yahoo! Movies had the chance to catch up with stars of yesteryear. Many were former child stars, some of whom now have children of their own -- like Fred Savage, Kim Fields and Candace Cameron. Some got their first gigs working for Steven Spielberg. We spotted one former "Growing Pains" star in the year's highest grossing film, while we also managed to ruffle the feathers of another former kid actor of big screen fame.
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Thirty years after 'E.T.,' Henry Thomas, left, starred in 'The Last Ride' in 2012 (Photo: Category One Entertainment )
Recognize the guy on the left? It's Henry Thomas, who played Elliot in the Steven Spielberg classic "E.T." "It certainly wasn't something that I ever thought I'd be talking about 30 years from then," Thomas told Yahoo! Movies earlier this year about the anniversary of the iconic film. "It's funny because I think it's just now starting to hit me how hugely successful it was and what a big deal it was." Thomas, now 41, married, and the father of three, is still acting,
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