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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

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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 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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Country:

USA

Language:

English | Mandarin

Release Date:

4 February 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Clean Pass See more »

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Budget:

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

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.39 : 1
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Trivia

The newscaster interviewing Mark Stambler is played by Suzanne Cryer, who also appeared in 10 Cloverfield Lane as the woman who begs to be let into Howard's bunker. See more »

Goofs

The windows in the living quarters are on the outer edge of the spinning disk which would mean the artificial gravity created by the spin would pull in this direction as well. In the film the gravity acts towards the floor of each room and not towards the outer windows. See more »

Quotes

Volkov: We're definitely not in Kentucky anymore.
Mundy: Kansas.
Volkov: Kansas? Really? Who gives a shit?
Mundy: People from Kansas?
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References Cloverfield (2008) See more »

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Tied Up
Written by Tom Stubbs (as Wolfgang Black)
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I watched this movie before watching Cloverfield and I'm glad I did.
10 February 2018 | by bgoldstein029-831-886714See all my reviews

If I had seen the first two movies before seeing this one I can see why I might be disappointed. I didn't go into it with any expectations so it just felt like a lighthearted sci-fi flick with in an interesting story line. Sure the characters were a little one dimensional but the acting was good. There are a number of sci-fi tropes but they were well executed. Great sets and CG.


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