Close Encounters of the Third Kind

Close Encounters of the Third Kind1977

Stars: Richard Dreyfuss, François Truffaut, Teri Garr, Melinda Dillon
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Rating: PG
Runtime: 138 minutes

Anybody who has written him off because of his string of stinkers--or anybody who's too young to remember The Goodbye Girl--may be shocked at the accomplishment and nuance of Richard Dreyfuss's performance in Close Encounters of the Third Kind. Here… more »



Spokesman:
Now, there are all kinds of ideas that would be fun to believe in: mental telepathy, time travel, immortality, even Santa Claus. Now I know it's no fun to go home and say: "Guess what happened! I was in a shopping center. There was this tremendously bright light, and I rushed outside, and it was an airplane."

Roy:
Excuse me, sir. I didn't want to see this.

Spokesman:
I sure wish I had. You know, for fifteen years I've been looking for these damn silly lights in the night sky. I've never found any. I'd like to, because I believe in life elsewhere.

Audience member:
Why don't you guys just admit that the Air Force is conducting secret tests in the foothills area?

Spokesman:
It would be easy to say yes to that, but I'm not going to mislead you. This is not the case. To tell you the truth, I don't know what you saw.

Roy:
You can't fool us by agreeing with us.

Another witness:
I saw Bigfoot once. 1951, back in Sequoia National Park. Had a foot on him thirty-seven inches heel to toe. It made a sound I would not want to hear twice in my life.

0.0 / 0 votes
36

Submitted by wikidude on July 19, 2022


Share your thoughts on this Close Encounters of the Third Kind's quote with the community:

0 Comments

    Translation

    Find a translation for this quote in other languages:

    Select another language:

    • - Select -
    • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
    • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
    • Español (Spanish)
    • Esperanto (Esperanto)
    • 日本語 (Japanese)
    • Português (Portuguese)
    • Deutsch (German)
    • العربية (Arabic)
    • Français (French)
    • Русский (Russian)
    • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
    • 한국어 (Korean)
    • עברית (Hebrew)
    • Gaeilge (Irish)
    • Українська (Ukrainian)
    • اردو (Urdu)
    • Magyar (Hungarian)
    • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
    • Indonesia (Indonesian)
    • Italiano (Italian)
    • தமிழ் (Tamil)
    • Türkçe (Turkish)
    • తెలుగు (Telugu)
    • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
    • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
    • Čeština (Czech)
    • Polski (Polish)
    • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
    • Românește (Romanian)
    • Nederlands (Dutch)
    • Ελληνικά (Greek)
    • Latinum (Latin)
    • Svenska (Swedish)
    • Dansk (Danish)
    • Suomi (Finnish)
    • فارسی (Persian)
    • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
    • հայերեն (Armenian)
    • Norsk (Norwegian)
    • English (English)

    Quote of the Day Today's Quote | Archive

    Would you like us to send you a FREE inspiring quote delivered to your inbox daily?

    Please enter your email address:

    Citation

    Use the citation below to add this movie quote to your bibliography:

    Style:MLAChicagoAPA

    "Close Encounters of the Third Kind Quotes." Quotes.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2024. Web. 18 Apr. 2024. <https://www.quotes.net/mquote/1205377>.

    Know another quote from Close Encounters of the Third Kind?

    Don't let people miss on a great quote from the "Close Encounters of the Third Kind" movie - add it here!

    Browse Quotes.net

    Quiz

    Are you a quotes master?

    »
    "Cat's in the bag, and the bag's in the river!"
    A Johnny Belinda
    B Shadow of a Doubt
    C Kiss me Deadly
    D Sweet Smell of Success