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Super 8(2011)

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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.

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Language English
Genres ThrillerScience FictionMystery
Runtime 1 hours, 52 minutes
Budget $50,000,000.00
Revenue $260,095,987.00
Production Paramount PicturesAmblin EntertainmentBad RobotK/O Camera Toys
Homepage http://www.super8-movie.com/

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