- Rated: PG-13
- Video: Color
- Released: September 15, 2009
- Originally Released: 1993
- Label: Paramount
- Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
- Aspect Ratio: Widescreen
- Dolby Digital 5.1 - English, French
- Dolby Digital Surround - English, French
- Subtitles - English
Performers, Cast and Crew:
Entertainment Weekly - 03/26/1993
"...It succeeds in evoking the creepy, luminescent strangeness of the new close-encounters myths..."
The astonishing story of Travis Walton, an Arizona logger who, in the presence of five of his friends, was struck by a brilliant bolt of energy beaming from the sky and then disappeared for several days.
Based on a true story about a lumberman in Arizona who disappeared and, when he showed up about a week later, claimed he was abducted by aliens on a UFO ship.
- Shot in DeLuxe color and Panavision.
- Other cast members include Georgia Emelin (Dana Rogers); Scott MacDonald (Dan Walton) and Wayne Grace (Cyrus Gilson).
- Rated BBFC 15 by the British Board of Film Classification.