Three families' alien encounters over four generations were chronicled in this ambitious 10-part miniseries from executive producer Steven Spielberg. The saga opened as glowing orbs engulfed a crippled World War II bomber piloted by Russell Keys, who later became convinced---through a series of nightmares---that he had been abducted by aliens.
First Aired: December 2, 2002
In Part 1 of 10, Capt. Russell Keys (Steve Burton) returns home a changed man after his World War II bomber plane is besieged by glowing orbs; ambitious Capt. Owen Crawford (Joel Gretsch) investigates an air crash in Roswell, N.M.; lonely Sally Clarke (Catherine Dent) falls for an enigmatic stranger (Eric Close). Col. Campbell: Michael Moriarty. Anne: Tina Holmes. Kate: Julie Benz. Directed by Tobe Hooper (“Poltergeist”).
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