The official eye-catching poster for the Spielberg/Amblin inspired ‘Super 8’ has been released via Apple, and while it’s not as exciting as the trailer from yesterday it’s far from boring.

If you haven’t watched the trailer for ‘Super 8’ yet, you’re missing out. Make sure to head over to our post from yesterday to see the trailer, you won’t be disappointed. You may even find yourself watching it a few times, because we sure did.

You can download a hi-res version of the poster over at Apple.

The official synopsis:

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. 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.

Super 8 is written and directed by J.J. Abrams and produced by Steven Spielberg. The cast includes Joel Courtney, Kyle Chandler, Elle Fanning, Ron Eldard, Noah Emmerich  and Amanda Michalka, the movie is set to hit Irish cinemas on August 19th.