#30. “Super 8” (2011)

April 19, 2017

Smart Rating: 86.02Spielberg’s role: ProducerGenre: Science fiction, thrillerStarring: Kyle Chandler, Elle Fanning, Joel CourtneyIn 1979 Ohio, several youngsters (Elle Fanning, Joel Courtney, Gabriel Basso) 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 (Kyle Chandler), the father of one of the kids, searches for the terrifying truth behind the crash.