Check out these familiar faces at the 1983 Golden Globes

Flashback: Totally '80s! Check Out These Familiar Faces at the 1983 Golden Globes

The 72nd Golden Globe Awards are just days away! With over 30 years of coverage under our belt, we're taking a trip down memory lane back to 1983 -- ET's very first time on the carpet with the winners we still love today.

A frontrunner that night was Steven Spielberg's E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial, but the scene stealer on the carpet was the adorable 7-year-old Drew Barrymore who loved getting decked out for the big show.

"I think they're very fun!" Barrymore said of awards shows. "I like to get dressed up for them."

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Dustin Hoffman was another winner that evening, taking home the Globe for Best Actor in a Comedy or Musical for his performance in Tootsie.

"I guess the one thing that's nice about [awards shows] -- is that the people can get up and thank the people that worked on the various projects that aren't in the camera eye, that don't get the glory, but contribute to really making it a success," said Hoffman.

Best Actor in a Drama went to Gandhi star Ben Kingsley, who told ET backstage that the reality had yet to sink in.

"It's all happening very suddenly," said Kingsley. "I've hardly had time to really feel the delight. I haven't even sat down with my wife yet and shared it with her. After that, I think I'll really feel it."

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Julie Andrews was awarded Best Actress in a Musical or Comedy for Victor Victoria, who told us what the awards season means for the industry.

"I don't think there's anything wrong with in paying tribute to wonderful actresses, wonderful actors, wonderful costume designers -- I say choreographers, I think it's probably the one category that isn't nominated," said Andrews. "To make the public aware of all the details that go into making a film is not a bad idea."

Other winners of the night included Meryl Streep, Jessica Lange, Alan Alda, Joan Collins, Shelley Long, and John Forsythe.

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Check out these familiar faces at the 1983 Golden Globes
Director Alfonso Cuaron, winner of Best Director for "Gravity," made a point in the press room. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
Director Paolo Sorrentino seemed pleased with his award for Best Foreign Language Film for "The Great Beauty." (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/NBC/NBC via Getty Images)
Happy face! Actor Jared Leto looked ecstatic in the press room after winning Best Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture. (Photo by Steve Granitz/WireImage)

Actress Jennifer Lawrence was the picture of elegance as she posed with her award for Best Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture.(Photo by Jeff Vespa/WireImage)

Actress Amy Adams, winner of Best Actress in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy for "American Hustle," showed off her new award for the press. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
Finally! Actor Leonardo DiCaprio nabbed the much-awaited award for Best Performance in a Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy for "The Wolf of Wall Street." (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/NBC/NBC via Getty Images)
Charles Roven and the cast of "American Hustle" hustled up to the stage to accept the award for Best Motion Picture, Comedy or Musical. (Photo by Paul Drinkwater/NBCUniversal via Getty Images)
He's a classic. Actor Matthew McConaughey, winner of Best Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama for "Dallas Buyers Club," poses in the press room. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/NBC/NBC via Getty Images)
She's got the look of a winner. Actress Cate Blanchett, winner of Best Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama for "Blue Jasmine," was all smiled with her award. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
Actors Lupita Nyong'o and Chiwetel Ejiofor, director Steve McQueen, actors Sarah Paulson and Michael Fassbender, winners of Best Motion Picture - Drama for "12 Years a Slave." (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

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