Super 8


Super 8 Synopsis

In the summer of 1979, a group of friends in a small Ohio town witness catastrophic train crash while making a super 8 movie and soon suspect that it was not an accident. Shortly after, unusual disappearances and inexplicable events begin to take place in town, and the local Deputy tries to uncover the truth - something more terrifying than any of them could have imagined.

Super 8 News
EXCLUSIVE: Ron Eldard Talks Super 8 Blu-ray
J.J. Abrams brings all the adventure and mystery home on Blu-ray this Tuesday, November 22nd.
EXCLUSIVE: Super 8 Blu-ray Featurette
Cast members Joel Courtney and Ryan Lee discuss the amazing antics of an on-set magician during the production of J.J. Abrams' sci-fi drama.
Super 8 Blu-ray and DVD Debut November 22nd
J.J. Abrams directs this summer blockbuster about a group of movie-making kids who witness a mysterious accident in their small town.
BOX OFFICE BEAT DOWN: Super 8 Earns $37 Million
X-Men: First Class takes in $25 million in its second weekend, while Judy Moody and the Not Summer Bummer takes seventh place with $6.2 million.
Super 8 Earns $1 Million from Thursday Sneak Peeks
J.J. Abrams' mysterious sci-fi adventure also took in $500,000 from midnight screenings last night.
BOX OFFICE PREDICTIONS: Can the Mysterious Super 8 Survive the Weekend?
Or will good word of mouth propel X-Men: First Class to the top of the charts for a second weekend in a row?
Super 8 Story Featurette
Director J.J. Abrams discusses the origins of his sci-fi tale about a group of filmmaking friends who capture a train wreck on film.
Super 8 Viral Video Featuring the Monster!
This vintage black-and-white Air Force video offers a first look at the unknown creature in J.J. Abrams' highly-anticipated adventure.
EXCLUSIVE: Super 8 Cast Interview Featurette
Kyle Chandler and the kids of J.J. Abrams' sci-fi coming-of-age tale are joined by UFO expert Nick Pope for a look behind-the-scenes at this ode to all things Steven Spielberg.
Final Super 8 Poster Gets a Classic Look
The final one-sheet for J.J. Abrams new sci-fi flick get the classic Amblin treatment.
Super 8 Sneak Peeks in Theaters Tomorrow
Paramount Pictures is teaming up with Twitter for advance screenings of J.J. Abrams' movie in over 300 theaters nationwide.
3rd Super 8 Trailer
The 3rd full-length trailer debuts at the MTV Movie Awards for J.J. Abrams' latest project.
Fifth Super 8 TV Spot
Kyle Chandler, Elle Fanning, and Joel Courtney star in J.J. Abrams' sci-fi thriller about a train crash which leads to ominous events in a small town.
Two New Super 8 TV Spots
Check out the 7th and 8th spot for J.J. Abrams' mysterious new sci-fi thriller.
EXCLUSIVE: Super 8 Cast Interviews
Elle Fanning and Joel Courtney headline a young cast in J.J. Abrams mysterious new sci-fi thriller, in theaters June 10th.
Super 8 Hi-Res Photo Gallery
J.J. Abrams directs Kyle Chandler, Elle Fanning, and Joel Courtney in this sci-fi tale about the aftermath of a mysterious train crash in a small town.
Fifth Super 8 Clip
This new scene features the kids filming right before the big train crash in J.J. Abrams' sci-fi thriller.
Fifth Super 8 Poster
We also have two new photos from J.J. Abrams' highly-anticipated sci-fi summer tale starring Kyle Chandler and Elle Fanning.
EXCLUSIVE: Ryan Lee Talks Super 8
The young actor discusses playing Carey in this sci-fi adventure, working with director J.J. Abrams, future projects, and much more.
Fourth Super 8 Clip and Japanese Poster
Get another look at J.J. Abrams' upcoming sci-fi movie set in the summer of 1979.
2011 Summer Movie Guide: May and June
MovieWeb offers a look at this season's scorching hot releases, the smaller can't-miss Indies, and what was happening in cinema twenty years ago.
Third Super 8 Clip from J.J. Abrams
A new clip focuses on the seriousness of the "incident" in the J.J. Abrams / Steven Spielberg alien flick opening June 10th.
Second Super 8 Clip Shows Train Wreck
Get another glimpse at the J.J. Abrams / Steven Spielberg alien flick, coming this summer.
Super 8 Clip
Joel Courteney and Elle Fanning appear in this scene, where their home movie is interrupted by a horrific train crash in J.J. Abrams new sci-fi tale.
Fifth Super 8 TV Spot
A new look at J.J. Abrams upcoming summer thriller offers a better look at the monster.
Super 8 Actually Happening in Vietnam!
Mysterious footprints and loud roaring in the middle of the night bring about the death of over 20 domesticated dogs.
Fourth Super 8 TV Spot
J.J. Abrams directs Kyle Chandler, Elle Fanning, and Ryan Lee in this sci-fi adventure about a train crash that leads to mysterious events in a small town.
Two Super 8 Photos Featuring Joel Courtney
The young actor sees something ominous off in the distance in this latest glimpse at J.J. Abrams' anticipated genre drama.
Two Super 8 Photos Featuring Elle Fanning
Take a look at this group of young movie-making friends in J.J. Abrams' upcoming sci-fi drama.
Super 8 Inspired by Alien, E.T., and Scanners
Director J.J. Abrams also lists Close Encounters of the Third Kind, Jaws, Slumber Party Massacre, and The Thing as inspirations for his new movie.
Super 8 Interactive Trailer
The recent video game release of Portal 2 includes a point-of-view from inside the big train crash in J.J. Abrams highly-anticipated drama.
Paramount Pictures 2011 Summer Preview
Thor, Kung Fu Panda 2, Super 8, Transformers 3, and Captain America are all set for a sizzling summer at the Cineplex.
Third Super 8 TV Spot
This one-minute spot features new footage from J.J. Abrams sci-fi adventure which stars Elle Fanning and Kyle Chandler.
Fourth Super 8 Viral Clip Asks Who Wants Ribs?
Find out what the mystery creature of J.J. Abrams' upcoming thriller likes to eat with this short tease from the movie's viral site.
Super 8 Mystery Solved?
Screen shots from the trailer and new viral site have fans speculating that the entity in J.J. Abrams' upcoming thriller is a morphing ball of goo similar to The Blob.
Super 8 Trailer Reveals New Website and Photos
An old school editing system allows you to piece together mysterious scenes from J.J. Abram's upcoming monster thriller.
Super 8 Poster!
J.J. Abrams' upcoming sci-fi thriller centers on a mysterious train crash in a West Virginia town.
Super 8 Trailer
J.J. Abrams directs Elle Fanning, Kyle Chandler, and Ron Eldard in this sci-fi thriller about a mysterious train crash in a sleepy West Virginia town.
Super 8 Gets an Official Synopsis
Paramount Pictures reveals what J.J. Abrams' next film is all about. Or do they?
Super 8 Full TV Spot Clue Photos
All of the images from the various versions of the Super Bowl XLV TV spot have been compiled and placed in order.
Super 8 Super Bowl TV Spot Reveals Visual Clues
Variants between the televised and online ads offer new secret images from J.J. Abrams' sci-fi thriller.
Super Bowl XLV TV Commercials!
Get your first glimpse at footage from Captain America, Terra Nova, Thor, Super 8, Transformers 3, Pirates 4 and more.
Super 8 Plot Details Revealed
Director J.J. Abrams finally clears the air about his mysterious Paramount project set in a 1970s small town.
Super 8 Super Bowl XLV TV Spot
J.J. Abrams debuts new footage from this highly secretive sci-fi ode to Steven Spielberg during Sunday's big game.
Super 8 Super Bowl XLV Teaser
A short collection of scenes from J.J. Abrams' upcoming sci-fi thriller offer a new look at this highly secretive project.
Paramount Pictures and DreamWorks Animation 2011 Sneak Preview
Thor, Super 8, Transformers 3, Captain America, Footloose, and more are heading our way later this year.
Captain America and Super 8 Trailers Get Super Bowl Premiere
Transformers 3, Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides, and Cowboys and Aliens ads will also debut during the big game.
Super 8 and Transformers: Dark of the Moon Head to IMAX
Mission: Impossible Ghost Protocol and The Adventures of Tintin: The Secret of the Unicorn complete a four-movie deal with Paramount.
Super 8 Is Still Super 8!
Darlings title was only being used for security purposes in Brazil.
Super 8 Is Now Darlings in Brazilian Trailer
An international Paramount compilation reel unveils a new title for J.J. Abrams secretive sci-fi project.
Super 8 Rocket Poppeteers Certificate Photos
The viral campaign for J.J. Abrams' mysterious thriller moves forward.
Super 8 Forest Ghoul Photo and Plot Details
A young actress claims to battle zombies in J.J. Abrams' upcoming sc-fi thriller.
Super 8 Alien Monster Concept Art
A new image has surfaced claiming to be from J.J. Abrams upcoming sci-fi thriller.
Tron: Legacy and Super 8 Wish Fans a Happy Thanksgiving
Characters from both anticipated sci-fi adventures send their fans viral holiday greetings.
Super 8 Viral ID Badge Photos
These images appear to be old ID cards from the real Nellis Air Force Base just outside of Las Vegas.
Fast Five Bumps The Thing Out of Release
The Fast and the Furious sequel doesn't want to compete against Super 8, leaving Universal's sci-fi prequel in the cold.
Super 8 Coming June 2011
Director J.J. Abrams' top-secret sci-fi ode to early Steven Spielberg thrillers gets an official release date.
Super 8 Set Video Featuring Vintage Cars
J.J. Abrams' secretive movie is currently in production in Weirton, West Virginia.
Super 8 Set Design Photos
J.J. Abrams' secretive sci-fi movie transports Weirton, West Virginia back in time with a nod to Star Trek and other 1970s memorabilia.
Super 8 Rocket Poppeteers Quiz Goes Viral
Are you a super skilled rocket ship pilot like Captain 'Coop' Cooper?
Super 8 Adds AJ Michalka
The J.J. Abrams-written and directed project also stars Elle Fanning and Kyle Chandler.
Super 8 Adds Ron Eldard, Noah Emmerich and Gabriel Basso
Young new actors Joel Courtney, Riley Griffiths, Ryan Lee and Zach Mills have also joined the secretive J.J. Abrams movie.
Super 8 Set Photos!
J.J. Abrams' transforms the town of Weirton, West Virginia for his sci-fi thriller, as production begins later this week.
Super 8 Gets Kyle Chandler and Elle Fanning
Their roles in the J.J. Abrams/Steven Spielberg collaboration are being kept closely guarded at this time.
Super 8 Production Details from West Virginia
The state becomes host to a variety of scenes in the film, plus a new viral site goes online for the J.J. Abrams flick.
Super 8 Creature Design Video
Neville Page, the man behind Star Trek and Cloverfield's creature designs, discusses J.J. Abrams' latest sci-fi drama.
J.J. Abrams' Super 8 Auditions Being Held by Paramount?
A Saturday casting call by the studio suggests the director is seeking two unknown teens with a Midwestern feel.
J.J. Abrams to Start Production on Super 8
The fantasy action to begin filming in September in Weirton, Virginia.
New Super 8 Rocket Poppeteers Images Revealed on Viral Site
The viral campaign for J.J. Abrams' next film kicks into high gear.
Official Trailer for J.J. Abrams' Super 8, Plus First Look at the Creature in the Film?
We've also captured a shot of what appears to be the mysterious creature in the film!
Watch J.J. Abrams' Super 8 Trailer Right Now!
Get your first look at J.J. Abrams new secret movie project backed by Steven Spielberg.
J.J. Abrams' Super 8 Will Be the Steven Spielberg Collaboration Film
A new trailer description revealed Spielberg's Amblin Entertainment logo at the end of the trailer.
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