Super 8

Super 8

112 mins | Thriller, Science Fiction, Mystery | June 8, 2011

In 1979 Ohio, several youngsters are making a zombie movie with a Super-8 camera. In the midst of filming, the friends witness a horrifying train derailment and are lucky to escape with their lives. They soon discover that the catastrophe was no accident, as a series of unexplained events and disappearances soon follows. Deputy Jackson Lamb, the father of one of the kids, searches for the terrifying truth behind the crash.

Super 8

112 mins | Thriller, Science Fiction, Mystery | June 8, 2011

Super 8
In 1979 Ohio, several youngsters are making a zombie movie with a Super-8 camera. In the midst of filming, the friends witness a horrifying train derailment and are lucky to escape with their lives. They soon discover that the catastrophe was no accident, as a series of unexplained events and disappearances soon follows. Deputy Jackson Lamb, the father of one of the kids, searches for the terrifying truth behind the crash.
IMDb rating 7.0
Producers Paramount, Amblin Entertainment, Bad Robot, K/O Camera Toys
Original title Super 8
Directors Ian Calip, Dawn Gilliam, J.J. Abrams
Writers J.J. Abrams

Cast

Joel Courtney

as Joe Lamb

Elle Fanning

as Alice Dainard

Riley Griffiths

as Charles Kaznyk

Kyle Chandler

as Jackson Lamb

Noah Emmerich

as Nelec

AJ Michalka

as Jen Kaznyk

Ryan Lee

as Cary McCarthy

Ron Eldard

as Louis Dainard

Gabriel Basso

as Martin Read

Bruce Greenwood

as Cooper

Zach Mills

as Preston

Jessica Tuck

as Mrs. Kaznyk

Joel McKinnon Miller

as Mr. Kaznyk

Britt Flatmo

as Peg Kaznyk

Glynn Turman

as Dr. Woodward

Richard T. Jones

as Overmyer

Tom Quinn

as Mr. McCandless

CaitrĂ­ona Balfe

as Elizabeth Lamb

Amanda Foreman

as Lydia Connors - Ch 14 News Anchor

David Gallagher

as Donny

Brett Rice

as Sheriff Pruitt

Dale Dickey

as Edie

Beau Knapp

as Breen

Bingo O'Malley

as Mr. Harkin

Andrew Miller

as Kaznyk Twin

Jakob Miller

as Kaznyk Twin

Robert B. Quiroz

as Boy in EVAC

Koa Melvin

as Baby Joe

Tiffany Sander McKenzie

as Town Hall Citizen (uncredited)

Greg Grunberg

as Sitcom Actor

Patrick St. Esprit

as Weapons Commander

Katie Lowes

as Tina

Michael Hitchcock

as Deputy Rosko