Displaying items by tag: Terri Garr

Close Encounters helps demonstrate perhaps better than any other why Steven Spielberg is one of the greatest American filmmakers.” — Spielberg biographer Joseph McBride

The Digital Bits and History, Legacy & Showmanship are pleased to present this retrospective commemorating the 40th anniversary of the release of Close Encounters of the Third Kind, Steven Spielberg’s legendary science-fiction film starring Richard Dreyfuss as Roy Neary, an electrical lineman who obsesses over the sighting, physical evidence and, ultimately, contact with a UFO.

The film, which also starred Teri Garr, Melinda Dillon and Francois Truffaut, was nominated for eight Academy Awards, winning for Vilmos Zsigmond’s cinematography (and also receiving a special achievement award for sound effects editing). [Read on here...]

Bits Latest Tweets

The Digital Bits
Today on The Bits – #KnivesOut #4K reviewed, #WaroftheWorlds on #Bluray down under, Their Finest Hour & Katherine Johnson RIP thedigitalbits.com/columns/my-two…
The Digital Bits
Bits #4K Review – @BillHuntBits checks out @rianjohnson’s #KnivesOut, a mighty fine ‘whodunnit’ and an equally fine #4K #UltraHD from @Lionsgateathome, with the best extras on #Bluray in a very LONG time thedigitalbits.com/item/knives-ou…
The Digital Bits
Bits BD Review – @BillHuntBits checks out Guy Hamilton’s Force 10 from Navarone, a decent sequel to JL Thompson’s original The Guns of Navarone starring Harrison Ford, Carl Weathers, and Robert Shaw, finally on #Bluray from @KLStudioClassic. thedigitalbits.com/item/force-10-…