In "Close Encounters of the Third Kind," something is about to happen. It's just a matter of what. Steven Spielberg explores the possibility of aliens landing on Earth in this 1977 classic that he wrote and directed. Richard Dreyfuss stars.
It goes like this. Close Encounter of the First Kind: Sighting of a UFO. Close Encounter of the Second Kind: Physical Evidence. Close Encounter of the Third Kind: Contact. The 1977 classic from Steven Spielberg tells a story unlike any other.