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'Close Encounters of the Third Kind' at 34: Still Thrilling After All These Years
14 Mar 2011 // 5:00 PM

What makes Close Encounters of the Third Kind stand out to this day is that it isn’t the usual UFO tale of “us vs them”, like Spielberg’s later remake of War of the Worlds; rather, it's very much a story about Earthlings.

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