Close Encounters of the Third Kind
Released
1977
Directed by
Steven Spielberg
Tagline
We are not alone.
Now There Is More (USA 1980 special edition re-release)
Close Encounter of the First Kind - Sighting of a UFO. Close Encounter of the Second Kind - Physical Evidence. Close Encounter of the Third Kind - Contact. WE ARE NOT ALONE
Produced by
Michael Phillips
Julia Phillips
Screenplay by
Hal Barwood
Jerry Belson
Matthew Robbins
Steven Spielberg
John Hill
Actors
Richard Dreyfuss
Teri Garr
Carl Weathers
Bob Balaban
Lance Henriksen
François Truffaut
Melinda Dillon
Josef Sommer
Roberts Blossom
Howard K. Smith
Matthew Robbins
James Keane
Cary Guffey
George DiCenzo
John Dennis Johnston
Basil Hoffman
J. Allen Hynek
Luis Contreras
Stanton T. Friedman
Alexander Lockwood
Bob Westmoreland
J. Patrick McNamara
Hal Barwood
Merrill Connally
Warren J. Kemmerling
Bill Thurman
Dennis McMullen
Eugene Dynarski
Galen Thompson
Robert Broyles
Norman Bartold
Roger Ernest
Monty Jordan
Matt Emery
Eumenio Blanco
Daniel Núñez
Justin Dreyfuss
Randy Hermann
Stephen Powers
F.J. O'Neil
Shawn Bishop
Adrienne Campbell
Amy Douglass
Bennett Wayne Dean Sr.
Craig Shreeve
Phil Dodds
David Anderson
Roy E. Richards
Mary Gafrey
Chuy Franco
John Ewing
Keith Atkinson
Cy Young
Tom Howard
Gene Rader
Richard L. Hawkins
Richard Stuart
Kirk Raymond
Rated
PG (USA)
Genres
Science Fiction
Adventure Film
Drama
Category
Film

Close Encounters of the Third Kind

Close Encounters of the Third Kind is a 1977 science fiction film, written and directed by Steven Spielberg and featuring Richard Dreyfuss, François Truffaut, Melinda Dillon, Teri Garr, Bob Balaban, and Cary Guffey. It tells the story of Roy Neary, an everyday blue collar worker in Indiana, whose life changes after an encounter with an unidentified flying object. Close Encounters was a long-cherished project for Spielberg. In late 1973, he developed a deal with Columbia Pictures for ... more on Wikipedia

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