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Close Encounters of the Third Kind Quotes

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  • Roy Neary: You can't fool us by agreeing with us.
    ‐ Submitted by Nick S (3 years ago)

  • Toby Neary: Dad, after this can we throw dirt in MY window?
    ‐ Submitted by Francis L (4 years ago)

  • Farmer: [at press conference to discuss UFOs] I saw Bigfoot once! [everyone in thr room reacts. The Farmer stands up] 1951! It made a sound that I would not want to hear twice in my life. [sits down]
    ‐ Submitted by Francis L (4 years ago)

  • Jillian Guiler: [on the police inquiring about her missing son] They asked me if I'd seen any strangers in the neighborhood.
    ‐ Submitted by Francis L (4 years ago)

  • David Laughlin: Who flies crates like these anymore?
    Project leader: No one. These planes were reported missing in 1945.
    ‐ Submitted by Francis L (4 years ago)

  • Project leader: He says the sun came out last night. He says it sang to him.
    ‐ Submitted by Francis L (4 years ago)

  • Air Traffic Controller: AirEast 31, do you wish to file a report of any kind to us?
    Air Traffic: [over radio] I wouldn't know what kind of report to file, Center.
    ‐ Submitted by Francis L (4 years ago)

  • Barry Guiler: You can come and play now.
    ‐ Submitted by Francis L (4 years ago)

  • Roy Neary: [contemplating the lump shape] This means something. This is important.
    ‐ Submitted by Francis L (4 years ago)

  • Brad Neary: I don't understand these fractions.
    Roy Neary: What's one third of sixty?
    Brad Neary: [bewildered] That's a fraction, I don't understand them.
    Roy Neary: [using a model train as an object lesson] Alright, let's say that this boxcar is sixty feet long, OK?, and one third of it is across this switch here, alright... And now another train is coming... Now, how far do you have to move this boxcar so that the other train doesn't smash it? Quickly Brad, there are thousands of lives at stake... Brad any answer... [CRASH]
    ‐ Submitted by Francis L (4 years ago)

  • Roy Neary: Who are you people?
    ‐ Submitted by Javis C (4 years ago)

  • Roy Neary: I guess you've noticed something a little strange with Dad. It's okay though. I'm still Dad.
    ‐ Submitted by Jimmy S (5 years ago)

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