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Super 8 Trailer Uses Cocoon Music With A Hint Of Close Encounters

Super 8 Trailer Features Cocoon Music

I personally cannot wait for this movie.  Super 8 will feel very retro.  Set in the 70's this will feel like an old fashioned Spielberg movie and that's no bad thing.  directed by J. J. Abrams and produced by Steven Spielberg, and starring Elle Fanning, Amanda Michalka, and Kyle Chandler Super 8 hits theaters June 10, 2011

Set in 1979 Ohio, a group of six young children use a Super 8 camera to make their own zombie movie. One night while filming near a remote stretch of railroad tracks, the children witness a truck collide with an oncoming train leading to a catastrophic derailment. Amidst the fire and destruction, something inhuman emerge

Watch the trailer and feel all warm inside as we return to the 70's and 80's with a hint of Close Encounters and The Goonies.  The music in the trailer is from Cocoon composed by James Horner.  Enjoy.  I cannot wait!

Rob Wainfur


  1. Rob, I couldn't agree with you more. This looks fantastic, and, as you say, very Spielberg in a good way. I like that its protagonist's appear to be children, its so long since we've had a film like that. I personally think JJ Abrams is going to be a bit special as a director, and him teaming with Spielberg can only be a good thing. Its out the day before I go on holiday, we must see it on the Friday, no choice, we must. Followed by curry off course. Bagman

  2. indeed. This movie requires us Geeks to unite and give this our full attention. We need more like this. The curry is a given.

  3. Which track or the Cocoon soundtrack is the music from ?

  4. It came from the track Ascension. I believe it has been slightly remixed to fit in with the trailer.


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