What is this mysterious clip that’s popped up on Sony Pictures’ YouTube? Why is it referencing the Close Encounters of the Third Kind taglines “We are not alone” and “This means something”? Why does it have the words “Close Encounters” in the website code?

Cue spooky five note musical riff: D E C C G…

Has Steven Spielberg managed to keep sequel plans a secret from us? He did have a script for a follow-up way back in the 1970s, entitled Night Skies, that never got made.

Of course, March next year marks the 40th anniversary of the original movie’s release. Are they just remastering the original for another big marketing push? Maybe a nice 4K transfer?

What exactly are we being asked to sign up for at wearestillnotalone.com?

We briefly thought that it may be just another season of the TV documentary series Close Encounters. Ah, but their Facebook page has been dormant for more than two years, that was a Discovery Channel thing AND quick flashes of the original movie appear in this intriguing clip.

Mind you, this Sunday just gone was World UFO day, so maybe it’s just a BZZZCHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH

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