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The Cloverfield Paradox (2018)

PG-13 | | Drama, Horror, Mystery | 4 February 2018 (USA)
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Orbiting a planet on the brink of war, scientists test a device to solve an energy crisis, and end up face-to-face with a dark alternate reality.

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Julius Onah

Writers:

Oren Uziel (screenplay by), Oren Uziel (story by) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Gugu Mbatha-Raw ... Hamilton
David Oyelowo ... Kiel
Daniel Brühl ... Schmidt
John Ortiz ... Monk
Chris O'Dowd ... Mundy
Aksel Hennie ... Volkov
Ziyi Zhang ... Tam
Elizabeth Debicki ... Jensen
Roger Davies ... Michael
Clover Nee Clover Nee ... Molly
Jordan Rivera Jordan Rivera ... Ayana Age 7
Michael Stokes III Michael Stokes III ... Isaac Age 7
Celeste Clark ... Ayana Age 4
Nathan Oliver ... Isaac Age 4
Donal Logue ... Mark Stambler
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Storyline

In the near future, there is an energy crisis on Earth. The Cloverfield Station with a multinational crew will test the Shepard particle accelerator expecting to generate energy for all countries solving the energy problem. However, the experiment goes wrong, damages the station and opens a portal to another dimension with a parallel Earth. They also find a woman entwined with wires behind a bulkhead of the station and they learn she worked in an identical Cloverfield Station in another dimension. Now the scientists need to find a way to return to their own dimension. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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The future unleashed every thing.


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Rated PG-13 for sci-fi action, violence, disturbing images and brief strong language | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English | Mandarin

Release Date:

4 February 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

God Particle See more »

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Budget:

$26,000,000 (estimated)
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

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2.39 : 1
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Trivia

The trailer dropped during Super Bowl LII (2018) the same night the actual film was released on Netflix. See more »

Goofs

When the crew going to split of maintenance deck they walk the open space, hook themselves and the hook swing like they are in gravitational area. They jump and walk like there is a gravity. But they are at the open space and open space is no gravity. See more »

Quotes

Hamilton: So, you're just gonna kill us?
Jensen: If you're asking me if I'm willing to kill three people to save eight billion... Wouldn't you?
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Alternate Versions

When the movie premiered on Netflix, the Netflix logo appeared before the Bad Robot logo at the start of the film. When the movie was released on DVD and Blu-Ray by Paramount Pictures, the Netflix logo was replaced by the Paramount logo which still runs before the Bad Robot logo. See more »

Connections

Follows Cloverfield (2008) See more »

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Tied Up
Written by Tom Stubbs (as Wolfgang Black)
Courtesy of Extreme Music
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Not bad, not good, just...what?
5 February 2018 | by kevschwallerSee all my reviews

Considering 10 Cloverfield Lane was one of my favorite movies in a while and the Beyoncé-styled drop of this new movie, you would think it would be just as incredible, if not only somewhat less good.

But this movie was a mess. It was incredibly confusing and offered literally nothing to the Cloverfield universe. Actually, it did the exact opposite. I still can't wrap my head around what this movie was trying to go for.

The cast was great and did what they could with the script but it was just a hot mess. And I know I'm not the only one that laughed at that ending.


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