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Close Encounters of the Third Kind

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General information

Full release title
Close Encounters of the Third Kind
Category
Number within category
44
Release company
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment Inc.
Catalog number
SBR 26501
Released
2008
Region
B
Number of media
2
Number of sides
1 + 1
Content year
1977, 1980, 1997
Video
1080/24p
Aspect ratio
2.35:1
Anamorphic
No
Audio
  • English (DTS 5.1 HD Master Audio)
  • English (Dolby TrueHD 5.1)
Subtitles
  • English
  • English for the hearing impaired
  • Dutch
  • Arabic
  • Bulgarian
  • Croatian
  • Czech
  • Danish
  • Finnish
  • Greek
  • Hebrew
  • Hindi
  • Hungarian
  • Islandic
  • Norwegian
  • Polish
  • Romanian
  • Slovene
  • Swedish
  • Turkish

Contents

  • Disc 1
    • Close Encounters of the Third Kind (Original Version) (2:14'44")
    • Close Encounters of the Third Kind (Special Edition) (2:12'29")
    • Close Encounters of the Third Kind (Director's Cut) (2:17'14")
    • Extras
      • View From Above
  • Disc 2
    • Encounters
      • Steven Spielberg: 30 Years of Close Encounters (21'22")
      • The Making of Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1:41'48")
      • Watch the Skies (5'54")
    • Deleted Scenes
      • In the Desert (0'49")
      • Roy on the Job (4'04")
      • Roy gets Directions (1'20")
      • At the Airport (4'38")
      • At the Police Station (1'51")
      • At the Barbeque (1'59")
      • English Lessons (1'31")
      • On the Roof (0'55")
      • At the Gas Station (2'13")
    • Explorations
      • Storyboard Comparison
        • Roy's First Encounter (4'52")
        • Crescendo Summit 1 (2'16")
        • Crescendo Summit 2 (3'13")
        • Barry's Kidnapping (5'52")
        • Landing Site (6'23")
      • Storyboard Galleries
        • End Sequence 1
        • End Sequence 2
      • Location Scouting Pictures
      • Mothership Drawings by Ralph McQuarrie
      • Behind the Scenes
        • The Opening
        • The Power Plant
        • At Home with the Neary Family
        • Roy's Close Encounter at the Railway
        • Roy at the Police Station
        • At Barry and Jillian's
        • Crescendo Summit
        • Lacombe
        • Evacuation
        • Roy and Jillian on the Road
        • Devils Tower
        • The Climb
        • "Who Are You People?"
        • The Landing Site
        • The Aliens
        • Puck
      • Production Team
        • Vilmos Zsigmond: Director of Photography
        • Joe Alves: Production Designer
        • Douglas Trumbull: Special Photographic Effects Supervisor
        • Michael Kahn: Editor
        • John Williams: Composer
      • Portrait Gallery
        • Steven Spielberg: Director/Screenwriter
        • Richard Dreyfuss as Roy Neary
        • Teri Garr as Ronnie Neary
        • Melinda Dillon as Jillian Guiler
      • Marketing: Original Theatrical Release
        • Poster Concepts
        • The Release
        • Trading Cards
        • French Lobby Cards (Original Theatrical Release)
      • Special Edition
        • Filming the Special Edition
        • French Lobby Cards (Special Edition Release)
    • Original Trailers
      • Original Version (6'01")
      • Special Edition (1'57")
      • The Ultimate Edition (1'34")