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Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)

Dir. Steven Spielberg. Starring Richard Dreyfuss, Francois Truffaut, Melinda Dillon

Close Encounters, if I’m honest, is a hard movie to love. A lot of the film is about Richard Dreyfuss rapidly going insane after having been the only witness in his family to three UFOs. 1,100 more words


Why Put a Radio Station in Borneo?

Encounter IX opens with Central State astronomical archaeology underclassman Robert Cotter asleep at his keyboard. All around him, jungle vines and skittering creatures close in and slowly crumble the ancient stone, concrete, glass, and electrical wiring of what was once one of Earth’s greatest achievements: B.L.A.T.S., or the Borneo Large Array Telemetry Satellite. 321 more words


Catch Me If You Can

Catch Me If You Can is a very interesting movie with a great cast. Three of my favourite actors play the leads; Leonardo DiCaprio, Christopher Walken, and Tom Hanks. 156 more words


Empire Of The Sun (1987)

Based on the autobiographical novel by J. G. Ballard chronicling his experiences as a boy during the Japanese invasion of colonial China, Empire Of The Sun was one of Steven Spielberg’s first attempts at a “grown up” film. 187 more words


We're Back: A Dinosaur Story Review

1993 was an interesting year for dinosaur movies. Not only was it the year that Steven Spielberg’s Jurassic Park conquered the box office, but it was also the year that saw the release of the bizarre, dinosaur-centric Super Mario Bros. 688 more words

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