Close Encounters of the Third Kind quotes

Close Encounters of the Third Kind poster
Roy Neary, an electric lineman, watches how his quiet and ordinary daily life turns upside down after a close encounter with a UFO.

Director: Steven Spielberg
Writer: Steven Spielberg
Production: Sony Pictures Releasing
Genre: drama, sci-fi
Year: 1977
MetaScore: 90/100
ImdbRating: 7.6
BoxOffice: N/A
Released: 14 Dec 1977
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. Another 14 wins & 38 nominations.

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Cast

Roy Neary - Richard Dreyfuss
Claude Lacombe - François Truffaut
Ronnie Neary - Teri Garr
Jillian Guiler - Melinda Dillon
David Laughlin - Bob Balaban
Project Leader - J. Patrick McNamara
Jean Claude - Philip Dodds
Barry Guiler - Cary Guffey
Brad Neary - Shawn Bishop
Silvia Neary - Adrienne Campbell
Toby Neary - Justin Dreyfuss
Team Leader - Merrill Connally
Major Benchley - George DiCenzo
Implantee - Amy Douglass
Implantee - Alexander Lockwood
Mrs. Harris - Mary Gafrey
Ohio Tolls - Norman Bartold
Larry Butler - Josef Sommer
Self (as Rev. Michael J. Dyer) - Michael J. Dyer
Highway Patrolman - Roger Ernest
Military Police - Carl Weathers
ARP Project Member - F.J. O'Neil
ARP Musician - Phil Dodds
Returnee #1 Flt. 19 - Randy Mark Herman
Returnee #2 Flt. 19 - Hal Barwood
Returnee #3 Flt. 19 - Matthew Robbins
Air Traffic Controller - David Anderson
Air Traffic Controller - Richard L. Hawkins
Air Traffic - Craig Shreeve
Air Traffic - Bill Thurman
Air East Pilot - Roy E. Richards
Hawker - Gene Rader
Sunburned Old Man - Eumenio Blanco
Federale - Daniel Nunez
Mexican Federale - Chuy Franco
Federale - Luis Contreras
Radio Telescope Team - James Keane
Radio Telescope Team - Dennis McMullen
Radio Telescope Team - Cy Young
Radio Telescope Team - Tom Howard
Truck Dispatcher - Richard Stuart
Load Dispatcher - Bob Westmoreland
Support Leader - Matt Emery
Special Forces Soldier - Galen Thompson
Special Forces - John Dennis Johnston
Dirty Tricks #1 - John Ewing
Dirty Tricks #2 - Keith Atkinson
Dirty Tricks #3 - Robert Broyles
Dirty Tricks #4 - Kirk Raymond
Guest at Conference - Charles Drubin
Longly - Basil Hoffman
Self - Smoking Pipe at Landing Site - J. Allen Hynek
Special Forces Commander / Helicopter Pilot - Monty Jordan
Speaking Child - Shay McLean
Receptionist - Dejah Moore
Extra - Carl Neal
UFO watcher at Crescendo Summit - Julia Phillips
UN Observer - Stephen Powers
Special Forces Hazmat Soldier - David Rambow
Howard K. Smith - Howard K. Smith
Returnee Nurse - Dian Van Patten