Super 8

(2011)

Genres: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller

Review: Super 8

What our critics thought of Super 8

Christy Lemire
A very affectionate, very meticulous homage.

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Ignatiy Vishnevetsky
Exactly what a summer entertainment should be.

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What our critics are saying online

Super 8
With its night skies filled with mystery, its kids racing around town on bicycles and its flashlights forming visible beams in the air, "Super 8" has the visual signatures of an early Spielberg movie. Its earnest young heroes stumble upon an awesome mystery and try to investigate it themselves. And as an Ohio town experiences frightening events, we feel poised between "The Goonies" and a 1950s sci-fi film with the characters lined up side by side and looking in alarm at an awesome sight. …Read Full Review
Roger Ebert - Chicago Sun-Times - 06/08/2011