'Super 8' hits theaters June 10, and the viral marketing campaigns for it have been spinning like mad. Director J.J. Abrams loves a good viral campaign and is probably one of the few directors who actually thinks about it as he's constructing the initial movie. The success of 'Super 8''s marketing remains to be seen, but there are plenty of online hints and movie references that nerds (ourselves included) will be digging through for months.

'Super 8' already has intrigue and mystery down, which you'll see are two big factors in a successful online promotion. Below, we take a look at the seven best viral marketing campaigns in movie history.
The Blair Witch Project Movie Poster
The Blair Witch Project
R1999
Based on 33 critics

Found video footage tells the tale of three film students (Heather Donahue, Joshua Leonard, Michael C.... Read More

Toy Story 3 Movie Poster
Toy Story 3
G2010
Based on 39 critics

With their beloved Andy preparing to leave for college, Woody (Tom Hanks), Buzz Lightyear (Tim Allen),... Read More

Snakes on a Plane Movie Poster
Snakes on a Plane
R2006
Based on 31 critics

FBI agent Nelville Flynn (Samuel L. Jackson) boards a flight from Hawaii to Los Angeles, escorting a... Read More

Cloverfield Movie Poster
Cloverfield
PG-132008
Based on 37 critics

As a group of New Yorkers (Michael Stahl-David, Mike Vogel, Odette Yustman) enjoy a going-away party,... Read More

Paranormal Activity Movie Poster
Paranormal Activity
R2007
Based on 24 critics

Soon after moving into a suburban tract home, Katie (Katie Featherston) and Micah (Micah Sloat) become... Read More

Inception Movie Poster
Inception
PG-132010
Based on 42 critics

Dom Cobb (Leonardo DiCaprio) is a thief with the rare ability to enter people's dreams and steal their... Read More