(2008) Cloverfield

Jason Hawkins
Directed By:
 Matt Reeves 

Writer: Drew Goddard
Genre: Adventure, Action, Horror
Run Time: 85 minutes
Released: January 16, 2008 
Released On DVD: April 22, 2008

Cloverfield follows five New Yorkers from the perspective of a hand-held video camera. The movie is exactly the length of a DV Tape and a sub-plot is established by showing bits and pieces of video previously recorded on the tape that is being recorded over. The movie starts with a monster of unknown origin destroys a building. As they go to investigate, parts of the building and the head of the Statue of Liberty come raining down. The movie follows their adventure trying to escape and save a friend, a love interest of the main character.


Michael Stahl-David as Robert “Rob” Hawkins
Mike Vogel as Jason Hawkins
T.J Miller as Hudson “Hud” Platt
Odette Annabelle as Elisabeth “Beth” MakIntyre
Jessica Lucas as Lily Ford
Lizzy Caplan as Marlena Diamond
Ben Feldman as Travis