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CANCELLED: Films in the Square: “Close Encounters of the Third Kind”

August 12, 2018 @ 8:00 pm - 10:15 pm

*This event was cancelled due to rain.*

Join us every Sunday evening at dusk for Films in the Square co-presented by Portland Summer Films. Bring a lawn chair, sit back and enjoy classic films in an outdoor venue.

This week:

August 12th — Steven Spielberg “Close Encounters of the Third Kind”

[8 pm start with 2h 10m running time]

Science fiction adventure about a group of people who attempt to contact alien intelligence. Roy Neary (Richard Dreyfuss) witnesses an unidentified flying object, and even has a “sunburn” from its bright lights to prove it. Roy refuses to accept an explanation for what he saw and is prepared to give up his life to pursue the truth about UFOs.


Portland Summer Films will play every Sunday evening at dusk in Congress Square Park from June 3rd through August 26th.


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August 12, 2018
8:00 pm - 10:15 pm
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Congress Square Park
Portland, ME 04101 United States