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J.J. Abrams' Sci-Fi Film 'Super 8' Gets Official Synopsis

March 11, 2011 (6:26 am) GMT
The synopsis says the story is set in summer 1979 when a catastrophic train crash happens in Ohio and unusual disappearances begin to take place in the town.

Slowly but sure, a cloak that covers J.J. Abrams' secret project "" is removed. After sharing the first footage in form of a TV spot aired during Super Bowl, Paramount Pictures has finally released an official plot synopsis for the sci-fi movie.

"In the summer of 1979, a group of friends in a small Ohio town witness a catastrophic train crash while making a super 8 movie and soon suspect that it was not an accident," so the plot read. "Shortly after, unusual disappearances and inexplicable events begin to take place in town, and the local Deputy tries to uncover the truth - something more terrifying than any of them could have imagined."

Beside directing and writing "Super 8", Abrams also produces it along with Steven Spielberg and Bryan Burk. , , Ron Eldard and Noah Emmerich are among the cast ensemble of the sci-fi movie that is slated to arrive in theaters Stateside on June 10. "Super 8" trailer will reportedly be attached to "", which debuts this Friday, March 11 in the U.S.

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