Reminiscent of early Spielberg films (E.T, Close Encounters, Jurassic Park etc.), Super 8 is a homage to blockbusters that have as many heartfelt moments as it does explosions. With the creative capabilities of today’s special effects, and a return to narratives that are as innocent as the young heroes we’ve seen in E.T, the blend of old and new in J.J. Abram’s Super 8 is something we haven’t seen in blockbusters for a long time.
But is it actually super? CHECK OUT THE REVIEW HERE!