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Facts On Spielberg's/Abrams Super 8

So you've seen the sneak peak trailer for Super 8 and already like the ending to Lost you want answers.  Here's what we have learnt so far...

  • Its set in 1979.
  • Produced by Steven Spielberg and Amblin Entertainment.
  • It is written and directed by JJ Abrams.
  • It is not Cloverfield 2.
  • It arrives next Summer.
  • This will be an homage to Spielberg’s 1970’s/1980’s Amblin films.
  • The trailer was shot independently of the film.
  • The special effects for the trailer were done under the cover of Abrams new NBC series Undercovers.
  • Even though the title suggests it, it will NOT be shot with a super 8 camcorder.
  • It will be distributed by Paramout Pictures.
  • The trailer features a train crash and something trying to escape from one of the containers.
  • It mentions all materials being transported from Area 51 to a secure facililty in Ohio.
There you have it.  That's all confirmed so far.  We will keep you informed when more is confirmed.
By the way, for those who were wondering what Super 8 is...


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