Close Encounters Of The Third Kind (Director's Cut)

1977 • 137 minutes
4.3
306 reviews
94%
Tomatometer
PG
Rating
Eligible
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About this movie

Richard Dreyfuss stars as cable worker Roy Neary, who along with several other stunned bystanders experience a close encounter of the first kind - witnessing UFOs soaring across the sky. After this life-changing event, the inexplicable vision of a strange, mountain-like formation haunts him. He becomes obsessed with discovering what it represents, much to the dismay of his wife and family. Meanwhile, bizarre occurrences are happening around the world. Government agents have close encounters of the second kind - discovering physical evidence of extraterrestrial visitors in the form of a lost fighter aircraft from World War II and a stranded military ship that disappeared decades earlier only to suddenly reappear in unusual places. Roy continues to chase his vision to a remote area where he and the agents follow the clues that have drawn them to reach a site where they will have a close encounter of the third kind - contact. - 1977, renewed 2005, 1980, 1998 Columbia Pictures Industries, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

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4.3
306 reviews
A Google user
April 7, 2014
And a must-see for sci-fi lovers. Great special effects, especially considering this movie was made in 1977. Good story-line. UFO enthusiasts drool watching this movie. Highly recommended. Even for children.
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Tine Meisingset
September 2, 2015
Anbefales sterkt til de som ligger sfi-fiction filmer og aliens osv.. en av de beste filmene jeg har sett i denne sjangeren. 👏👍😄
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bosse holmgren
April 28, 2019
this is the one of the best movie`s Steven made! nice story and a lot of love to old classic movies as well!
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