Video: J.J. Abrams and Elle Fanning Talk Super 8

Posted on June 7, 2011

Director J.J. Abrams and actress Elle Fanning talk about their new 1970s-set family sci-fi thriller Super 8. J.J. says the film is a way to go back to his childhoods when he and Steven Spielberg made Super 8 films. He also talks about his inpsiration for the film, which was when he read that during the 70s the government moved top secret items from Area 51.

Elle says there is a lot of action, but there is also a lot of heart in the film which follows six young friends. Take a look: