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Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977) Poster

Technical Specifications

Runtime 2 hr 12 min (132 min) (special edition)
2 hr 17 min (137 min) (director's cut)
2 hr 15 min (135 min) (original)
Sound Mix (70 mm prints) | (35 mm prints)
Color (Metrocolor)
Aspect Ratio 2.20 : 1 (70 mm prints)
2.35 : 1
Camera Panavision Cameras and Lenses
Laboratory Metrocolor, Culver City (CA), USA
Film Length 1,000 m (8 mm)
3,695 m (Sweden)
Negative Format 35 mm (Eastman 100T 5247)
65 mm (Eastman 100T 5254)
Cinematographic Process Panavision (anamorphic)
Super Panavision 70 (special effects)
Printed Film Format 35 mm
70 mm (blow-up)
8 mm

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