Close Encounters Of The Third Kind is just gaga for aliens… and you should be too!

by MATT STOKES | AUGUST 24, 2018

The discussion of Close Encounters Of the Third Kind starts at 09:43.

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Close Encounters Of the Third Kind

Director: Steven Spielberg

Roy Neary: Richard Dreyfuss
Jillian: Melinda Dillon
Ronnie Neary: Teri Garr
Claude Lacombe: Francois Truffaut
David Laughlin: Bob Balaban
Barry: Cary Guffey

Released: November 16, 1977

Domestic Box Office: $116 million




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Norman Bates? More like Charming Fellow.

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Hocus Pocus, Pile of Puke

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The War of the Roses is here to tell you to stay in a bad marriage until you die

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Dude, Where’s My Car? is a mean movie about nice boys

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Synecdoche, New York? More like Jolly, Good Time!

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Godfather 3 is a fascinating movie that should never have been made

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