Close Encounters of the Third Kind Poster

Close Encounters of the Third Kind

Release Date: November 16th, 1977

PG|2 hr. 15 min.

Plot Summary
Science fiction adventure about a group of people who attempt to contact alien intelligence. Roy Neary (Richard Dreyfuss) witnesses an unidentified flying object, and even has a "sunburn" from its bright lights to prove it. Roy refuses to accept an explanation for what he saw and is prepared to give up his life to pursue the truth about UFOs.

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Genres: Science fiction

Distributor: Columbia Pictures

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  • It's one of the great moviegoing experiences. show more

  • Close Encounters of the Third Kind is unquestionably a great movie. show more

  • Steven Spielberg's giant, spectacular Close Encounters of the Third Kind...is the best—the most elaborate—1950's science fiction movie ever made, a work that borrows its narrative shape and its concerns from those earlier films, but enhances them with what looks like the latest developments in movie and space technology. show more

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