This film recreates the strange events which happened on November 5, 1975 in the town Snowflake, Arizona. Travis Walton works as a logger in the White Mountains. When he and his colleagues drive home after work, they encounter a flying saucer. Travis gets out of the truck to learn more and is struck by a beam of light from the object. For the next five days, Travis disappears without a trace and his colleagues are accused of murder. When he reappears, first he didn't remember that he was gone, but in time, the terrible memories come back... Written by
Peter W. Simeon <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Alien abduction. November 5, 1975. White Mountains, Northeastern Arizona. Based on the true story.
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D.B. Sweeney, Craig Sheffer, Peter Berg, and Henry Thomas were all older than the ages of their characters. See more
During the first scene in which the crew is escaping in the truck, in one shot, a dent on the right side is present. In following shots, the dent is gone. During the second escape scene, we see the side-swipe collision with a tree that makes the dent. See more
[truck just raced into parking lot
What the hell is that all about?
Referenced in UFOs: Chariots of the Beast
Blinded By Love
by Allen Toussaint
Performed by Johnny Winter
Courtesy of Columbia Records
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