Plot: Roy Neary sets out to investigate a power outage when his truck stalls and he is bathed in light from above. After this, strange visions and five musical notes keep running through his mind. Will he find the meaning of the visions, and who – or what – placed them in his mind?
Directed By: Steven Spielberg
Written By: Steven Spielberg
Production: Columbia Pictures Corporation, EMI Films, Julia Phillips and Michael Phillips Productions
In Theaters: November 16, 1977
Box Office: $128,300,000 (USA)
Budget: $20,000,000 (estimated)
Runtime: 2 hr. 17 mins.