If this year's newly elastic best-picture race allows a summer blockbuster to slip in, Paramount's alien-invasion thriller "Super 8" could well be the prime beneficiary.
"Super 8" star Joel Courtney got more adventure than he bargained for in J.J. Abrams' monster movie and now he's hungry for more, as the 15-year-old thesp has entered negotiations for two indies…
After launching ''Super 8'' early on Thursday at 324 sneak screenings, Paramount reported the film made approximately $1 million with more than 100,000 participants.
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J.J. Abram's modest Spielberg-era nostalgia trip invests a sweet, family-friendly drama with big-budget thrills.
It's a Thursday morning at the Newman Scoring Stage on the Fox lot. Steven Spielberg has stopped by to listen to a 104-piece orchestra play Michael Giacchino's score for "Super 8," the J.J. Abrams…
Paramount Pictures has set a high-profile summer release for J.J. Abrams' "Super 8," which hits theaters June 10.