DVD 137 mins IMDB 7.8
PG (Parental Guidance)
Close Encounters Of The Third Kind
Columbia TriStar (1977)
In Collection
#49

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Adventure, Drama, Science Fiction, Space
USA  /  English

Bob Balaban David Laughlin
Richard Dreyfuss Roy Neary
Melinda Dillon Jillian Guiler
Teri Garr Ronnie Neary
Cary Guffey Barry Guiler
Lance Henriksen Robert
Warren Kemmerling Wild Bill
Francois Truffaut Claude Lacombe
Warren J. Kemmerling Wild Bill
Philip Dodds Jean Claude
François Truffaut Claude Lacombe
J. Patrick McNamara Project Leader
Roberts Blossom Farmer

Director Steven Spielberg
Producer Julia Phillips; Michael Phillips; Clark L. Paylow
Writer Hal Barwood; Jerry Belson

A group of scientists discover a long lost squadron of WWII aircraft in a remote desert in Mexico. Ray Neary (Richard Dreyfuss), an electrical lineman in the Indiana countryside, has a close encounter of the second kind (or one that leaves physical evidence). A woman witnesses the abduction of her son. Each of these are connected, and they all seem to lead to one place, Devil's Tower a mountain in Wyoming. To the dismay of his wife (played by Teri Garr) Neary becomes obsessed with the shape of the mountain and begins making all kinds of models of it. Before long he sees a news report about Devil's Tower and determines to make his way to it, along the way he comes in contact with the mother of the abducted boy and the two of them make it to the mountain in time to witness 'Close Encounters of the Third Kind'.

Edition Details
Edition Special Edition
Barcode 043396126497
Region Region 1
Release Date 5/29/2001
Packaging Custom Case
Screen Ratio Theatrical Widescreen (2.35:1)
Subtitles English; English (Closed Captioned); French; Korean; Mandarin; Portuguese; Spanish; Thai
Audio Tracks Dolby Digital 5.1 [English]
Dolby Digital Stereo [French]
Dolby Digital Stereo [Spanish]
DTS 5.1 [English]
Layers Single Side, Dual Layer
Nr of Disks/Tapes 2
Personal Details
Links IMDB

Storage Device
Disc 1 CD/DVD Case: 56c-d
Disc 2 CD/DVD Case: 56c-d