Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)

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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 (UFO). Wikipedia


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Project Leader: (over a loudspeaker at The Dark Side of the Moon) Could we have the lights in the arena down 60 percent, please... 60 percent.
(the lights go down and running lights turn on one at a time up the runway)
Project Leader: I don't think we could have asked for a more beautiful evening, do you? Okay, watch the skies please... We now show uncorrelated targets approaching from the north-northwest.


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