Plot: A group of men who were clearing bush for the government arrive back in town, claiming that their friend was abducted by aliens. Nobody believes them, and despite a lack of motive and no evidence of foul play, their friends’ disappearance is treated as murder.

Rating: PG-13 for sci-fi violence

Directed By: Robert Lieberman

Written By: Tracy Tormé and Travis Walton (“The Walton Experience”)

Production: Paramount Pictures

In Theaters: March 12, 1993

Box Office: $20,100,000 (USA)

Budget: $15,000,000 (estimated)

Runtime:1 hr. 49 mins.



Travis Walton – D.B. Sweeney
Mike Rogers – Robert Patrick
Allan Dallis – Craig Sheffer
David Whitlock – Peter Berg
Greg Hayes – Henry Thomas
Bobby Cogdill – Bradley Gregg
Blake Davis – Noble Willingham

Katie Rogers – Kathleen Wilhoite
Frank Watters – James Garner
Dana Rogers – Georgia Emelin
Dan Walton – Scott MacDonald
Cyrus Gilson – Wayne Grace
Buck – Kenneth White
Ray Melendez – Robert Covarrubias
Dennis Clay – Bruce Wright
Ellis – Robert Biheller