Fanning delivers Super 8's best performance as Alice, a girl from a broken home who escapes her negligent father by making a zombie movie with a group of young filmmakers from her school. Digital Spy caught up with Elle to talk about being the only girl on set, working with Abrams and why she'd like to follow in the footsteps of big sister Dakota Fanning and be directed by Steven Spielberg.
Watch our Elle Fanning video interview below:
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