‘Close Encounters’ was the best choice during weekend of box-office blues

The re-release of “Close Encounters of the Third Kind” was easily the summer’s best film, arriving as movie theaters were suffering from box-office blues.

Chris Hicks is the author of "Has Hollywood Lost Its Mind? A Parent’s Guide to Movie Ratings." He also writes at www.hicksflicks.com and can be contacted at hicks@deseretnews.com.