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Close Encounters of the Third Kind   (1977)

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Country | USA
Running Time | 132 Minutes
Type |
Language | English, French, Spanish, Hindi
Genres | Drama, Sci-Fi
Aspect Ratio | ,
Production Dates | 1976-05-16 ~ 1977-02-01
Release Information

Directed by | Steven Spielberg
Cinematography by | Vilmos Zsigmond
Edited by | Michael Kahn

Starring ~ Richard Dreyfuss, François Truffaut, Teri Garr

Directed by
Cinematography by
Director Of Photography
Edited by
Editor Film Editor
Written by
Produced by
Associate Producer
Production Management
Unit Production Manager (as Clark Paylow)
Unit Production Manager: Additional Scenes (1980 Special Version) (uncredited)
Production Manager: India (uncredited)
Executive In Charge Of Production (uncredited)
Original Music by
Production Design by
Production Designer
Set Decoration by
Set Decorator
Art Direction by
Casting by
Casting Director
Second Unit & Assistant Directors
Second Assistant Director
Assistant Director (as Chuck Myers)
Second Unit Director: Additional Scenes (1980 Special Version) (uncredited)
Key Second Assistant Director (uncredited)
Assistant Director: Additional Scenes (uncredited)
Camera & Electrical Department
Additional Director Of Photography (as John Alonzo)
Still Photographer
Director Of Photography: Additional American Scenes
Additional Director Of Photography (as Laszlo Kovacs)
Video Technician
Camera Operator
Director Of Photography: Second Unit (as Steve Poster)
Director Of Photography: India Sequence
Still Photographer (as Pete Sorel)
Still Photographer
Additional Photography (1980 Special Edition: Inside Mother Ship) (uncredited)
Additional Photography (uncredited)
Additional Photography (1980 Special Edition: Gobi Desert Sequence) (uncredited)
Additional Photography (uncredited)
Electrician (uncredited)
Camera Operator: Additional Photography (uncredited)
Additional Photography: Second Unit (uncredited)
Dolly Grip (uncredited)
Additional Director Of Photography (uncredited)
Focus Puller: India (uncredited)
First Assistant Camera (uncredited)
Camera Operator: India (uncredited)
Additional Photography (uncredited)
Editorial Department
Assistant Film Editor
Color Consultant (as Robert M. McMillian)
Assistant Film Editor
Visual Effects Department
Special Consultant
Special Consultant (credited)
Project Coordinator
Special Consultant (as Richard Bennett)
Camera Operator (as Dave Berry)
Animation Staff
Animation Staff
Animation Staff
Laboratory Technician
Model Shop Coordinator (as J. Richard Dow)
Special Consultant
Project Assistant
Camera Operator
Assistant Matte Artist
Effects Electrician
Production Secretary
Optical Photography
Assistant Cameraman (as David Hardberger)
Assistant Cameraman
Laboratory Expeditor (as Charles Hinkle)
Laboratory Technician (as Tom Hollister)
Special Consultant
Editorial Assistant (as Joseph Ippolito)
Matte Photography
Electronics Design (as Jerry L. Jeffress)
Chief Model Maker
Special Consultant (as David M. Jones)
Special Consultant
Animation Staff
Special Consultant
Model Maker
Animation Staff
Electronics Design
Animation Staff
Camera Operator (as Maxwell Morgan)
Effects Negative Cutter
Mothership Photography
Assistant Cameraman
Camera Operator
Mechanical Special Effects
Special Consultant
Still Photography (as Marcia Reid)
Electronics Design
Key Grip
Camera Operator
Assistant Cameraman
Special Visual Effects Coordinator
Production Accountant
Camera And Mechanical Design
Special Consultant
Project Manager: Effects Unit
Electronics Design
Visual Effects Concepts
Assistant Cameraman
UFO Photography (as Dave Stewart)
Animation Supervisor
Model Maker (as Kenneth Swenson)
Camera And Mechanical Design
Special Photographic Effects
Model Maker
Model Maker (as Robert Worthington)
Project Assistant
Matte Artist
Director Of Photography: Photographic Effects
Mothership Neonlight Effects Designer (uncredited)
Additional Model Photography (uncredited) / Model And Minature Electronics (uncredited)
Additional Effects Photography (1980 Special Version) (uncredited)
Visual Effects (uncredited)
Visual Effects Editor (1980 Special Version) (uncredited)
Animator (1980 Special Version) (uncredited)
Visual Effects Technician (1980 Special Version) (uncredited)
Animation Photography (1980 Special Version) (uncredited)
Model Maker (1980 Special Edition: Mothership Interior) (uncredited)
Visual Effects Camera (1980 Special Version) (uncredited)
Developer: Cloud Tank (uncredited)
Model Maker (1980 Special Version) (uncredited)
Visual Effects Supervisor (1980 Special Edition: Inside Mother Ship) (uncredited)
Special Effects Department
Special Mechanical Effects
Realization Of "extraterrestrial"
Alien Marionette (uncredited)
Special Effects (uncredited)
Special Effects (uncredited)
Special Effects (uncredited)
Mechanical Effects: Extraterrestrial Masks (uncredited)
Alien Designer (1980 Special Version) (uncredited)
Art Department
Property Master
Production Illustrator (as George Jensen)
Construction Manager
Set Dresser (uncredited)
Assistant Property Master (uncredited)
Conceptual Artwork (uncredited)
Sound Department
Sound Effects Editorial Staff
Production Sound Mixer (as Gene Cantamesa)
Dialogue Editorial Staff (as Dick Friedman)
Sound Effects Editorial Staff
Sound Effects Editorial Staff
Re-recording Mixer
Sound Effects Editorial Staff (as David Horton)
Assistant Dialogue Staff
Sound Supervisor: Dolby (as Steve Katz)
Re-recording Mixer (as Buzz Knudson)
Sound Re-recording Mixer
Sound Effects Editorial Staff
Assistant Dialogue Staff
Supervising Dialogue Editor
Sound Effects Editorial Staff (as Chet Slomka)
Supervising Sound Effects Editor (as Frank Warner)
Boom Operator (uncredited)
Adr Mixer (uncredited)
Foley Artist (uncredited)
Casting Department
Additional Casting
Makeup Department
Makeup Supervisor
Creature Crew
Extraterrestrial Mask Fabrication
Extraterrestrial Mask Fabrication
Extraterrestrial Mask Designer
Hair Stylist
Costume & Wardrobe Department
Wardrobe Supervisor
Music Department
Music Scoring Mixer
Music Editor
Orchestra Contractor
Musician: Tuba Soloist
Musician: Percussion
Vocalist: Harmonic Chanting
Musician: Percussion
Musician: Tuba, Voice Of The Mother Ship
Musician: Percussion
Claude Lacombe (as Francois Truffaut)
Ronnie Neary
Jillian Guiler
David Laughlin
Project Leader
Wild Bill (as Warren Kemmerling)
Jean Claude
Barry Guiler
Brad Neary
Silvia Neary
Toby Neary
Team Leader
Major Benchley (as George Dicenzo)
Mrs. Harris
Ohio Tolls
Larry Butler
Himself (as Rev. Michael J. Dyer)
Highway Patrolman
Military Police
ARP Project Member (as F. J. O'Neil)
ARP Musician
Returnee #1 Flt. 19
Returnee #2 Flt. 19
Returnee #3 Flt. 19
Air Traffic Controller
Air Traffic Controller
Air Traffic
Air Traffic
Air East Pilot
Federale (as Daniel Nunez)
Radio Telescope Team
Radio Telescope Team
Radio Telescope Team
Radio Telescope Team
Truck Dispatcher
Load Dispatcher
Support Leader
Special Forces
Special Forces
Dirty Tricks #1
Dirty Tricks #2
Dirty Tricks #3
Dirty Tricks #4
Scientist (uncredited)
Longly (uncredited)
Himself - Smoking Pipe At Landing Site (uncredited)
Special Forces Commander / Helicopter Pilot (uncredited)
Speaking Child Extra (uncredited)
Agent (uncredited)
Extra (uncredited)
Agent (uncredited)
Agent (uncredited)
UN Observer (uncredited)
Howard K. Smith (uncredited)
Additional Crew Members
Second Assistant To Producers
Script Supervisor
Production Staff
Technical Dialogue
Assistant To Producers
During The Filming Of All Animal Sequences, Veterinarian Of Gillette, Wyoming Was In Attendance At All Times To Aid The Filmmakers And The Anesthetist In Proper Treatment Of The Animals Used
Assistant: Mr. Spielberg
Production Staff
Technical Advisor
Title Designer
Production Secretary
Location Auditor
Intern: AFI
Dialogue Translator: French For F. Truffaut
Production Counsel
Production Counsel
Assistant: Clark Paylow
Stunt Department
Stunt Coordinator
Stunt Driver
Stunt Driver
Utility Stunts
Transportation Department
Production Driver
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