Super 8 (2011)

It arrives.

Blu-ray, 1h 52min
Rating: 7
Votes: 339270
Languages: English
Country: USA
Director: J.J. Abrams
Writer: J.J. Abrams

Plot outline

During the summer of 1979, a group of friends witness a train crash and investigate subsequent unexplained events in their small town.

Plots

During the summer of 1979, a group of friends witness a train crash and investigate subsequent unexplained events in their small town. - Chris White

SPOILER: 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. - Official site

In the summer of 1979, six friends spend their time making a zombie movie with an 8mm camera. Joe Lamb does the make-up and he takes a liking to Alice Dainard who has only recently joined the group. While filming at the local railway depot, they see one of their teachers, Dr. Woodward, turn his truck onto the track and drive into an oncoming train which derails. As they continue trying to make their film, they realize that an extra-terrestrial was being carried on that train and is now loose in the community. - garykmcd

Summer, 1979: a group of young friends are filming a Super-8 movie when a pickup truck derails a speeding train. When the locals start to disappear and even the inquisitive deputy can't come up with answers, suspicions emerge that the incident was anything but an accident. As the truth finally begins emerge, no one is prepared to learn what now stalks the unsuspecting citizens of this once quiet community.