Top 2 Close Encounters Of The Third Kind Movie Facts

Following is our collection of Close Encounters Of The Third Kind facts. Handpicked and verified, these little-known details can be obscure enough most people will miss. These behind the scene easter eggs and hidden messages will give you another view of Close Encounters Of The Third Kind film message.

Close Encounters Of The Third Kind Trivia

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  1. John Williams began working on the 5-tone sequence a year before shooting began. Ultimately there were 350 variations of the sequence, Williams and Spielberg eventually decided on the one that was used after listening to each variation one at a time

Close Encounters Of The Third Kind Easter Eggs

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  • 1 - J. Allen Hynek makes a brief cameo towards the end. Hynek worked for the governments official UFO investigation program Project Blue Book and came up with the Close Encounter scale which the movie got its name from.
    J. Allen Hynek makes a brief cameo towards the end. Hynek worked for the governments official UFO investigation program Project Blue Book and came up with the Close Encounter scale which the movie got its name from.
Close Encounters Of The Third Kind poster
Close Encounters Of The Third Kind poster

Close Encounters Of The Third Kind Plot

Roy Neary, an electric lineman, watches how his quiet and ordinary daily life turns upside down after a close encounter with a UFO.

Cast and Details

Here are the full cast and crew of Close Encounters Of The Third Kind. The goofs, crazy credits, and trivia they have performed may have not taken your attention. Some are hidden for a reason, while others randomly forgotten.

Genre Drama, Sci-Fi
Director Steven Spielberg
Stars Richard Dreyfuss, Fran├žois Truffaut, Teri Garr, Melinda Dillon
IMDB score 7.6