Register  |   Log In  |  
Sign up to our weekly newsletter    
Search   
Empire Magazine and iPad
Follow Me on Pinterest YouTube Tumblr
Empire
Trending On Empire
The Future Of Film
The 100 Greatest Video Games
Robin Williams: The Big Interview
Kevin Feige:
My Movie Life

The Marvel supremo's pick of the flicks
Want To Be An Empire Journalist?
Find out how here
Movie News

LATEST HEADLINES
YESTERDAY
Bryan Singer Confirmed For X-Men: Apocalypse
He's locked in his director's deal
Bryan Cranston In Early Talks For The Great Wall
Zhang Yimou set to direct the epic
J.J. Abrams Bringing Stephen King's 11/22/63 Online
Hulu will produce a show based on the time travel tale
Peter Dinklage Starring In The Thicket
He's set for a new crime thriller
First Trailer For Northern Soul
If you were there, you'll know
Exclusive Re-Release Poster For Jacques Tati's PlayTime
Allo there, Monsieur Hulot
Stephen Fry Heads For Tomorrow
A new post-combat pic produced by Martin Scorsese
International Trailer For John Woo's The Crossing Debuts
Take your first look at what could be the Chinese Titanic
More Movie News

RELATED NEWS
04 September 2014
Zoe Saldana Will Live By Night
As will Sienna Miller and Elle Fanning in Ben Affleck's next film
More Movie News

RELATED REVIEWS
The Boxtrolls (2014)
Empire Star Rating
Maleficent (2014)
Empire Star Rating
The Wolf Of Wall Street (2014)
Empire Star Rating
Broken City (2013)
Empire Star Rating
Zero Dark Thirty (2013)
Empire Star Rating
More new cinemas releases
DVD & Blu-ray releases

Brand New Super 8 Clips
See two exclusive chunks...

28 July 2011  |  Written by James White  

submit to reddit

It seems like we’ve been waiting ages for JJ Abrams’ alien invader-meets-coming of age tale Super 8, since America got to see it months ago. Well, the ticking clock has nearly reached its end and the film will arrive over here next Friday, August 5. And now we have two new, exclusive clips from the film for your staring pleasure.

The first clip finds young filmmakers Joe (Joel Courtney), Charles (Riley Griffiths), Cary (Ryan Lee), Martin (Gabriel Basso), Preston (Zach Mills) and Alice (Elle Fanning) kicking off some shooting for Charles’ latest masterpiece. They decide to include a passing train for what the wannabe Hitchcock describes as “production value” but are shocked when the speeding locomotive suddenly crashes…

 

In the second piece of footage, deputy sheriff Jackson Lamb (the ace Kyle Chandler) is trying to make sense of the chaos that has descended upon his previously sleepy town and then learns that his son, Joe, has vanished along with his pals. Naturally, he’s not pleased.

 

Keep your web browser pointed towards Empire for much more on the movie in the coming week…


Have Your Say
To comment on this, and all articles, register for free or login now.

Trevor Cawood Has The Karma Coalition
He'll direct the conspiracy thriller
Todd Field Accepts The Creed Of Violence
Update: He's got the funds to make it

SPECIAL FEATURE
The 301 Greatest Movies Of All Time EMPIRE READERS' POLL: THE 301 GREATEST MOVIES OF ALL TIME
You turned out in your hundreds and thousands, and here are the results... Browse the full list


CURRENT HIGHLIGHTS
The Making Of The Lost Pilot: An Oral History
The cast and crew look back at the epic season opener…

Empire's Gone Girl Review
Our official verdict on David Fincher's adaptation of the best-selling novel

The Future Of Film: The Streaming Services Will Be Major Studios
(Or how Hollywood will have to start worrying about Netflix)

The Empire Podcast #129: Liam Neeson Interview
Plus Max Irons, Sam Claflin, Douglas Booth, Holliday Grainger and Jessica Brown Findlay drop by to talk The Riot Club

The Future Of Film: We'll Be Watching Films In Virtual Reality
Immerse cinema aims to become the must-have experience for the filmgoers of the future

The Future Of Film: Cinema Will Cross The Uncanny Valley
The future of VFX, from believable digital humans to underwater mocap

The Future Of Film: There Will Be Another Indie Golden Age
Independent producers are growing from micro-budgets to something a lot bigger

Subscribe to Empire magazine
Get 6 Issues Of Empire For Only £15!

Get exclusive subscriber-only covers each month!

Subscribe today

Subscribe to Empire iPad edition
Get The Empire iPad Edition Today

Subscribe and save maney on annual digital subscription

Subscribe today
Buy single issues

Get 6 issues of Empire for just £15!
Get the world's greatest movie magazine delivered straight to your door! Subscribe today!
Empire's Film Studies 101 Series
Everything you ever wanted to know about filmmaking but were afraid to ask...
The Empire iPad Edition
With exclusive extras, interactive features, trailers and much more! Download now
Home  |  News  |  Blogs  |  Reviews  |  Future Films  |  Features  |  Interviews  |  Images  |  Competitions  |  Forum  |  iPad  |  Podcast  |  Magazine Contact Us  |  Empire FAQ  |  Subscribe To Empire  |  Register
© Bauer Consumer Media Ltd  |  Legal Info  |  Editorial Complaints  |  Privacy Policy  |  Bauer Entertainment Network
Bauer Consumer Media Ltd (company number 01176085 and registered address 1 Lincoln Court, Lincoln Road, Peterborough, England PE1 2RF)