Trailer & Poster: “Close Encounters” Re-Release

Following its announcement three weeks ago, a poster and trailer for the upcoming 40th anniversary re-release of Steven Spielberg’s “Close Encounters of the Third Kind” have arrived.

The re-release will be the director’s cut of the film and runs for one week starting September 1st in the U.S. and Canada. This latest restoration has been digitally remastered for 4K and will have its world premiere in the Venezia Classici section of the Venice Film Festival.

Richard Dreyfuss starred in the film as a line worker who has a close encounter with an alien intelligence. He soon feels drawn to a wilderness area where something big will soon happen.