Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)
Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)
We are not alone.
After an encounter with UFOs, an electricity linesman feels undeniably drawn to an isolated area in the wilderness where something spectacular is about to happen.

User rating:


Cast

Richard Dreyfuss Richard Dreyfuss As: Roy Neary
François Truffaut François Truffaut As: Claude Lacombe
Teri Garr Teri Garr As: Ronnie Neary
Melinda Dillon Melinda Dillon As: Jillian Guiler
Bob Balaban Bob Balaban As: David Laughlin
See More

Storyline

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


Tagline: We are not alone.
Certification: PG

Details

Genres: Science Fiction, Drama

Language: हिन्दी, English, Français, Español

Release Date: 14 December 1977

Country: GB, US

Runtime: 135m

Company Credits

Company: Julia Phillips and Michael Phillips Productions, Columbia Pictures, EMI Films

Budget: $20,000,000

Revenue: $306,889,114

External Links

Cast

Richard Dreyfuss

Richard Dreyfuss

Roy Neary

François Truffaut

François Truffaut

Claude Lacombe

Teri Garr

Teri Garr

Ronnie Neary

Melinda Dillon

Melinda Dillon

Jillian Guiler

Bob Balaban

Bob Balaban

David Laughlin

J. Patrick McNamara

J. Patrick McNamara

Project Leader

Warren J. Kemmerling

Warren J. Kemmerling

Wild Bill

Roberts Blossom

Roberts Blossom

Farmer

Phil Dodds

Phil Dodds

ARP Musician

Cary Guffey

Cary Guffey

Barry Guiler

Shawn Bishop

Shawn Bishop

Brad Neary

Adrienne Campbell

Adrienne Campbell

Sylvia Neary

Justin Dreyfuss

Justin Dreyfuss

Toby Neary

Lance Henriksen

Lance Henriksen

Robert

Merrill Connally

Merrill Connally

Team Leader

Amy Douglass

Amy Douglass

Implantee

Gene Dynarski

Gene Dynarski

Ike

Carl Weathers

Carl Weathers

Military Policeman

Norman Bartold

Norman Bartold

Norman Bartold

F.J. O'Neil

F.J. O'Neil

ARP Project Member

Hal Barwood

Hal Barwood

Returnee #2 Flt. 19

Matthew Robbins

Matthew Robbins

Returnee #3 Flt. 19

Gene Rader

Gene Rader

Hawker

Daniel Nunez

Daniel Nunez

Federale

Chuy Franco

Chuy Franco

Federale

Luis Contreras

Luis Contreras

Federale

Galen Thompson

Galen Thompson

Special Forces

John Dennis Johnston

John Dennis Johnston

Special Forces

Robert Broyles

Robert Broyles

Dirty Tricks #3

Monty Jordan

Monty Jordan

Special Forces Commander / Helicopter Pilot (uncredited)

Basil Hoffman

Basil Hoffman

Longly (uncredited)

Stephen Powers

Stephen Powers

UN Observer (uncredited)

George DiCenzo

George DiCenzo

Major Benchley

Alexander Lockwood

Alexander Lockwood

Implantee

Josef Sommer

Josef Sommer

Larry Butler

Bill Thurman

Bill Thurman

Air Traffic

James Keane

James Keane

Radio Telescope Team

J. Allen Hynek

J. Allen Hynek

Man Smoking Pipe at Landing Site (uncredited)

Howard K. Smith

Howard K. Smith

Howard K. Smith (uncredited)

Philip Dodds

Philip Dodds

Jean Claude

Mary Gafrey

Mary Gafrey

Mrs. Harris

Michael J. Dyer

Michael J. Dyer

Himself

Roger Ernest

Roger Ernest

Highway Patrolman

Randy Hermann

Randy Hermann

Returnee #1 Flt. 19

David Anderson

David Anderson

Air Traffic Controller

Richard L. Hawkins

Richard L. Hawkins

Air Traffic Controller

Craig Shreeve

Craig Shreeve

Air Traffic

Roy E. Richards

Roy E. Richards

Air East Pilot

Eumenio Blanco

Eumenio Blanco

Federale

Dennis McMullen

Dennis McMullen

Radio Telescope Team

Cy Young

Cy Young

Radio Telescope Team

Tom Howard

Tom Howard

Radio Telescope Team

Richard Stuart

Richard Stuart

Truck Dispatcher

Bob Westmoreland

Bob Westmoreland

Load Dispatcher

Matt Emery

Matt Emery

Support Leader

John Ewing

John Ewing

Dirty Tricks #1

Kirk Raymond

Kirk Raymond

Dirty Tricks #4

Keith Atkinson

Keith Atkinson

Dirty Tricks #2

Directed By

Steven Spielberg

Steven Spielberg

Director

Charlsie Bryant

Charlsie Bryant

Script Supervisor

Charles Myers

Charles Myers

Assistant Director

Jim Bloom

Jim Bloom

Second Assistant Director

Writing Credits

Production Crew

Clark L. Paylow

Clark L. Paylow

Producer

Julia Phillips

Julia Phillips

Producer

Michael Phillips

Michael Phillips

Producer

Shari Rhodes

Shari Rhodes

Casting

Juliet Taylor

Juliet Taylor

Casting

Murray Weissman

Murray Weissman

Publicist

Al Ebner

Al Ebner

Publicist

Joe O'Har

Joe O'Har

Location Manager

Peggy Rosson

Peggy Rosson

Production Accountant

Joyce Goldberg

Joyce Goldberg

Production Secretary

Carol Bidault de L'Isle

Carol Bidault de L'Isle

Production Assistant

Gail Siemers

Gail Siemers

Production Secretary

J. Allen Hynek

J. Allen Hynek

Production Consultant

Edited By

Costume and Makeup

Edie Panda

Edie Panda

Hairdresser

Bob Westmoreland

Bob Westmoreland

Makeup Supervisor

Sound

John Williams

John Williams

Original Music Composer

Don MacDougall

Don MacDougall

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Kenneth Wannberg

Kenneth Wannberg

Music Editor

Frank E. Warner

Frank E. Warner

Supervising Sound Effects Editor

Robert Knudson

Robert Knudson

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Stephen Katz

Stephen Katz

Sound Supervisor

Jack Schrader

Jack Schrader

Supervising Dialogue Editor

Richard Oswald

Richard Oswald

Sound

Visual Effects

Douglas Trumbull

Douglas Trumbull

Visual Effects Director

Carlo Rambaldi

Carlo Rambaldi

Visual Effects

Harry Moreau

Harry Moreau

Animation

Robert Swarthe

Robert Swarthe

Animation Supervisor

Richard Yuricich

Richard Yuricich

VFX Director of Photography

Camera

Vilmos Zsigmond

Vilmos Zsigmond

Director of Photography

Nick McLean

Nick McLean

Camera Operator

Pete Turner

Pete Turner

Still Photographer

Peter Sorel

Peter Sorel

Still Photographer

Jim Coe

Jim Coe

Still Photographer

Steven Poster

Steven Poster

Second Unit Director of Photography

John A. Alonzo

John A. Alonzo

Additional Director of Photography

László Kovács

László Kovács

Additional Director of Photography

Lighting

Art Department

Joe Alves

Joe Alves

Production Design

Daniel A. Lomino

Daniel A. Lomino

Art Direction

Phil Abramson

Phil Abramson

Set Decoration

George Jenson

George Jenson

Production Illustrator

Dan Perri

Dan Perri

Title Designer

Bill Parks

Bill Parks

Construction Manager

Sam Gordon

Sam Gordon

Property Master

Other Crew

Reviews & Recommendations


Video Gallery

Coming Soon...

Photo Gallery

Coming Soon...

If you like Close Encounters of the Third Kind, check these movies out...