Something's Happening
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.


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Major Walsh, it is an event sociologique.

Claude Lacombe

Brad Neary: I don't understand these fractions.
Roy Neary: What's one third of sixty?
Brad Neary: That's a fraction, I don't understand them.
Roy Neary: Alright, let's say that this boxcar is sixty feet long, OK?, and one third of it is across this switch here, alright... And now another train is coming... Now, how far do you have to move this boxcar so that the other train doesn't smash it? Quickly Brad, there are thousands of lives at stake... Brad any answer...