Today at indieWIRE, Eric Kohn caused a cyber raucous with his 'Super 8' review, Outfest and NewFest revealed their schedules, and China announced the 'Beginning of the Great Revival,' their new blockbuster celebrating the 90th anniversary of the Chinese Communist Party, obviously.

  • Eric Kohn says that "JJ Abrams has turned Francis Ford Coppola's forecast (about an Ohio girl using her dad's camcorder to make a beautiful film) into plot, if not practice: 'Super 8' is literally about a fat kid in Ohio making a movie. However, it uses that grain of inspiration to create an enjoyable sci-fi nostalgia trip with the help of a familiar name: Steven Spielberg. Read Kohn's review.
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