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Roy Neary (Character)
from Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)

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Close Encounters of the Third Kind -- A line worker, after a encounter with UFO's, feels undeniably drawn to an isolated area in the wilderness where something spectacular is about to happen.
Close Encounters of the Third Kind -- A line worker, after a encounter with UFO's, feels undeniably drawn to an isolated area in the wilderness where something spectacular is about to happen.

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Roy Neary (played by Oscar winner Richard Dreyfuss) born in December 4... See more »

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  1. Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977) Played by Richard Dreyfuss
    ... aka "CE3K" - USA (informal short title)
    ... aka "The Special Edition: Close Encounters of the Third Kind" - USA (reissue title)

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From Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)
Roy Neary: [checking the paper] Hey, you know what's playing tonight? Pinocchio! You guys have never seen Pinocchio, you're in luck!
Brad Neary: Aw, who wants to see some dumb cartoon rated 'G' for kids?
Roy Neary: How old are you?
Brad Neary: Eight.
Roy Neary: You wanna be nine?
Brad Neary: Yeah.
Roy Neary: Then you're going to go see Pinocchio tomorrow night.
[Brad makes a disgusted gesture, but shuts up]
Ronnie Neary: Roy, that is a terrific way to win over your children.
Roy Neary: I'm not serious, I'm just saying that I grew up with Pinocchio, and if kids are still kids, they're going to eat it up.
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