Overview

After an encounter with UFOs, a line worker feels undeniably drawn to an isolated area in the wilderness where something spectacular is about to happen.

  1. Steven Spielberg

    Director, Writer

  2. John Hill

    Writer

  3. Hal Barwood

    Writer

  4. Jerry Belson

    Writer

  5. Matthew Robbins

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Richard Dreyfuss

    Richard Dreyfuss

    Roy Neary

  2. François Truffaut

    François Truffaut

    Claude Lacombe

  3. Teri Garr

    Teri Garr

    Ronnie Neary

  4. Melinda Dillon

    Melinda Dillon

    Jillian Guiler

  5. Bob Balaban

    Bob Balaban

    David Laughlin

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Close Encounters of the Third Kind
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Status Released

Release Information

  • November 15, 1977
    PG
    Premiere

    Meaning

    Some material may not be suitable for children under 10. These films may contain some mild language, crude/suggestive humor, scary moments and/or violence. No drug content is present. There are a few exceptions to this rule. A few racial insults may also be heard.

  • November 16, 1977
    PG
    Theatrical (limited)

    Meaning

    Some material may not be suitable for children under 10. These films may contain some mild language, crude/suggestive humor, scary moments and/or violence. No drug content is present. There are a few exceptions to this rule. A few racial insults may also be heard.

  • December 25, 1977
    PG
    Theatrical

    Meaning

    Some material may not be suitable for children under 10. These films may contain some mild language, crude/suggestive humor, scary moments and/or violence. No drug content is present. There are a few exceptions to this rule. A few racial insults may also be heard.

  • May 29, 2001
    PG
    Physical

    Meaning

    Some material may not be suitable for children under 10. These films may contain some mild language, crude/suggestive humor, scary moments and/or violence. No drug content is present. There are a few exceptions to this rule. A few racial insults may also be heard.

  • November 13, 2007
    PG
    Physical

    Meaning

    Some material may not be suitable for children under 10. These films may contain some mild language, crude/suggestive humor, scary moments and/or violence. No drug content is present. There are a few exceptions to this rule. A few racial insults may also be heard.

Original Language English

Runtime 2h 15m

Budget $20,000,000.00

Revenue $303,788,635.00

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