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In 1979, while making their own homemade movie with a Super 8 camera, a group of children witness a horrific train accident. After the event the whole town suddenly seems plagued with inexplicable problems and mysterious disappearances.

MPAA Rating PG-13 for intense sequences of sci-fi action and violence and some drug use.
Theatrical Release June 10, 2011
Director J.J. Abrams
Cast Kyle Chandler, Elle Fanning, Joel Courtney, Gabriel Basso, Noah Emmerich, Ron Eldard, Riley Griffiths, Ryan Lee, Zach Mills.
Run Time 112
2011 Paramount Pictures Official Movie Website

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