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Uncut Viral Video From 'Super 8

The secret's almost out. Super 8 will open in theaters everywhere tonight and we'll finally see if it lives up to the hype. But before we can do that, Paramount has released a new viral video that gives us our first look at the supposed "villain" of the story. To read my review of the film, hop on over HERE   save the spoilers for later if you can . I'm sure you are well aware that Twitter and Paramount teamed up for SUPER 8 sneak previews, as the film is now being released tomorrow, So if you live in Northern California it will be playing  at the Metreon in San Francisco, and the Century Greenback in Sacramento The video shows a group of scientists (starting in the late 1950s) who are working on a top-secret military experiment. The footage reveals some info that's relevant to the plot, so if you don't want to be slightly spoiled, this would be the time to turn away . Spoilers Ahead Watch the clip after the Jump... As you might suspect

Super 8 Movie Review By: SandwichJohn

Super 8 Movie Review By: SandwichJohn I gotta say that the movie did take me back to being a kid and watching E.T or Goonies for the first time. A group of kids on an adventure to find out the true about something. Super 8 has amazing visual effects, camera work, and the sound was just mind blowing. And I think that Elle Fanning and Joel Courtney will be getting a ton of movie offers after this film. This is going to be their break out film. With all the mystery surrounding the film , did it help or hurt the film? The box office will answer that next week. But I thought they did a great job teasing what was in the Air Force container. And I will not spoil that for you. From Writer- Director J.J. Abrams comes a film that will take you back to your childhood, with all the happiness of hanging out with friends, your fears, and sadness. Executive Producer Steven Spielberg definitively had an impact on the story telling and directing of this film. You can feel his touc

Super 8 TWEET MOVIE SNEAK PREVIEW

PARAMOUNT AND TWITTER TEAM UP FOR FIRST-EVER ‘ TWEET MOVIE SNEAK PREVIEW ’ OF “ SUPER 8 ” ON JUNE 9th MOVIE FROM J.J. ABRAMS AND STEVEN SPIELBERG SET TO PLAY ON OVER 300 IMAX® AND OTHER SELECT PREMIUM SCREENS ACROSS THE COUNTRY ONE DAY AHEAD OF ITS NATIONWIDE RELEASE I was one of the lucky few who got a chance to see the movie before the release date. You can read my review HERE . Paramount Pictures and Twitter jointly announced today sneak preview showings of the movie SUPER 8 for 1-day only on Thursday, June 9th , in advance of the film’s scheduled nationwide release on Friday, June 10th. To promote the sneak previews, the companies have designated the hashtag #Super8Secret , which Paramount has also sponsored as a Promoted Trend, allowing Twitter’s global user base a direct link to buy tickets to the advanced previews. At select, participating theatres in the United States, Super 8 Sneak Preview moviegoers will be treated to a free popcorn (with a concession purchase) at e

Super 8 MTV Awards Trailer

Here is the latest trailer for J.J. Abrams' Super 8 that was shown on the 2011 MTV Movie Awards. Don't forget about the contest to win screening pass for the film being shown this Tuesday. Enter Here . Watch the trailer after the Jump... Tags: Movie Trailers , Movies Blog Here's the synopsis for the film: In the summer of 1979, a group of friends in a small Ohio town witness a 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. The film stars Elle Fanning, Kyle Chandler, Ron Eldard, Noah Emmerich, Gabriel Basson, Joel Courtney, Ryan Lee, Zach Mills and Amanda Michalka, and it will be released in theaters June 10th 2011. Please Leave A Comment-

Spielberg & Abrams Super 8 Screening Contest In Sacramento

If you have been living on another planet somewhere the past few months, you must know that the world has been excited for Steven Spielberg and J. J. Abrams 's Super 8 to come out. Super 8 is a 1970s-set thrilller wherein a group of teenage filmmakers witness a devastating train crash - only to learn that there may be even more destructive forces threatening their town. It's been shrouded in secrecy to date, but just a few hints of what's in store are now beginning to emerge. While the movie doesn't come out til June 10, 2011  in both conventional and IMAX theaters in the U.S. Paramount Pictures has provide me with codes to randomly give-out to fans for the upcoming screening of the film in Sacramento,Ca. The screening will take place on June 7, 2011 at 7:30 PM at Century 16 Greenback Lane , 6233 Garfield Ave.- At former site of Cinedome 9 , Sacramento, CA 95841 For more information on how to win tickets after the Jump... J.J. Abrams started the

Super 8 Interview With Spielberg & Abrams

Empire got their hands on Super 8's film's producer, Steven Spielberg, and director JJ Abrams . Super 8 is a 1970s-set thrilller wherein a group of teenage filmmakers witness a devastating train crash - only to learn that there may be even more destructive forces threatening their town. It's been shrouded in secrecy to date, but just a few hints of what's in store are now beginning to emerge. The world's greatest director/producer (and former Empire editor) and once-and-future Star Trek director discuss the origins of the project in this clip, as well as their own memories of childhood filmmaking (which informs both the plot and the title), the experience of watching movies underage and their work on creating the ultimate monster. Super 8 is due to be released on June 10, 2011 in both conventional and IMAX theatres Watch the interview after the Jump... Please Leave A Comment-

Explosive Super 8 Clip

New clip from the upcoming film Super 8 via Moviefone . Super 8 is an upcoming science fiction film written and directed by J. J. Abrams and produced by Steven Spielberg , and starring Elle Fanning, Amanda Michalka, and Kyle Chandler , due to be released on June 10, 2011 in both conventional and IMAX theatres. Watch the clip after the Jump... The Paramount Pictures release is set in Ohio in 1979 and introduces a troupe of six youngsters who are using a Super 8 camera to make their own zombie movie. One fateful night, their project takes them to a lonely stretch of rural railroad tracks and, as the camera rolls, calamity strikes — a truck collides with an oncoming locomotive and a hellacious derailment fills the night with screaming metal and raining fire. Then something emerges from the wreckage, something decidedly inhuman. Please Leave A Comment-

J.J. Abram's Super 8 Trailer. And We Don't Mean The Hotel Chain

We have the full trailer for J.J. Abram's upcoming film Super 8 . Super 8 is an upcoming science fiction film written and directed by J. J. Abrams and produced by Steven Spielberg , and starring Elle Fanning, Amanda Michalka, and Kyle Chandler , due to be released on June 10, 2011 in both conventional and IMAX theatres. Watch the trailer after the Jump... The Paramount Pictures release is set in Ohio in 1979 and introduces a troupe of six youngsters who are using a Super 8 camera to make their own zombie movie. One fateful night, their project takes them to a lonely stretch of rural railroad tracks and, as the camera rolls, calamity strikes — a truck collides with an oncoming locomotive and a hellacious derailment fills the night with screaming metal and raining fire. Then something emerges from the wreckage, something decidedly inhuman. Please Leave A Comment-