Between a Super Bowl ad and an interview with writer-director J.J. Abrams, we finally begin to get a picture of the mysterious Super 8, the Paramount Pictures summer release whose details have been tightly under wraps.
The first trailer for Marvel's Captain America: The First Avenger will premiere during the Feb. 6 Super Bowl, airing alongside TV spots for such movies as Thor, Super 8, Cowboys & Aliens, Transformers: Dark of the Moon, Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides and Battle: Los Angeles.
Paramount will launch its third Transformers movie, Super 8, the new Mission Impossible and Tintin in IMAX theaters worldwide on the same day and date as the previously scheduled standard theatrical releases.
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We don't know much about JJ Abrams' secret movie project Super 8, but as of yesterday, we can add two things that that short list: The release date and the fact that it's not a movie that's scared of a little competition.
The Star Trek director's top secret Steven Spielberg-produced alien feature is reportedly searching for some new, untapped talent for its lead roles.
A sequel to Cloverfield will happen, promises its director Matt Reeves - but it's not going to be JJ Abrams' mysterious Super 8 project.
Will JJ Abrams' tribute to Steven Spielberg be more Goonies than Close Encounters or Jaws? A new casting call may introduce Super 8's cast of characters.
A bootleg version of the super buzzed Super 8 teaser trailer has leaked online, and you can watch it here if you must. But the launch of an official movie website indicates that a high quality version of the trailer will be online before long.
Day three of the ridiculously buzzy Super 8 watch, and now we know what the trailer is for... and what rumors turn out, surprisingly, to be true.
So, if it's not a teenage sex romp, what is JJ Abrams' mysterious new project Super 8? Possibly a prequel to Cloverfield that plays with the format of the original...
Does Iron Man 2 have a surprise for American audiences that no other country has seen? Possibly - and it may be in the form of a secret gift from JJ Abrams called Super 8.