The "Super 8" Kids Reveal Secrets of J.J. Abrams' Sci-Fi Thriller

Uploaded on Sunday 5 June 2011


The heart of "Super 8" belongs to the fantastic child actors namely Joel Courtney (Joe Lamb), Riley Griffiths (Charles), Gabriel Basso (Martin -- absent from this interview), Zach Mills (Preston), and Ryan Lee (Cary).

They play a group of Lillian, Ohio kids who decide to make a super 8 zombie movie during the summer of 1979. But then, a mysterious train crash happens.

In this interview, we talked about:

*** How they got involved into making "Super 8"
*** When J.J. Abrams show them the top-secret script of the movie
*** Did they know the theme of the movie when they interviewed?
*** The connection of "Little Darlings" to "Super 8"
*** When did they find out about the story of "Super 8"
*** Their characters
*** Their chemistry and how they bonded with each other and with Elle Fanning
*** The comparison with "Stand By Me"
*** Super 8 the camera!
*** Do they believe in UFO?


Language: English

Length: 4:00

Country: United States