|After witnessing a mysterious train crash, a group of friends in the summer of 1979 begin noticing strange happenings going around in their small town, and begin to investigate into the creepy phenomenon.|
Editor's NoteWriter/director J.J. Abrams teams with producer Steven Spielberg for this period sci-fi thriller set in the late '70s, and centering on a mysterious train crash in a small Ohio town. Summer, 1979: a group of young friends are filming a Super-8 movie when a pickup truck derails a speeding train. When the locals start to disappear and even the inquisitive deputy can't come up with answers, suspicions emerge that the incident was anything but an accident. As the truth finally begins emerge, no one is prepared to learn what now stalks the unsuspecting citizens of this once quiet community. Kyle Chandler and Elle Fanning star.
Super 8 - Blu-Ray DVD Review
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Published on: 11/20/2011 3:43 PM
|J.J. Abrams' collaboration with producer and mentor Steven Spielberg is a throwback to big-budget young adult films of old. Set in the late 1970s, it centers around six young school friends who spend their time making home movies, until one day they accidentally film the beginning of a series of bizarre occurrences in their small town....read the full review|
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