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'Super 8' Super Bowl Trailer Is Redolent With The Smell Of Classic Spielberg

The Playlist By The Playlist | The Playlist February 7, 2011 at 1:26AM

Ok, now we're talking. This is a teaser-trailer and hats off to director J.J. Abrams for soaking up the Steven Spielberg, '70s nostalgia and presenting it in a way that definitely feels like its straight from that halcyon day Amblin-era, including the Michael Giacchino score that sounds amazingly like a leftover John Williams track.
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Ok, now we're talking. This is a teaser-trailer and hats off to director J.J. Abrams for soaking up the Steven Spielberg, '70s nostalgia and presenting it in a way that definitely feels like its straight from that halcyon day Amblin-era, including the Michael Giacchino score that sounds amazingly like a leftover John Williams track.

Sporting a decidedly old-school feel, "Super 8" stars Elle Fanning, Kyle Chandler, Noah Emmerich, Ron Eldard and Amanda Michalka. It hits theaters on June 10, 2011 and it'll be one of the rare big studio tentpoles not arriving in 3D.

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