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Rated PG-13 for violence, terror and disturbing images.

PG-13 In Theaters 01/18/2008 , 85min.
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Critic score based on 37 reviews

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October 10, 2009
this was the best ******* monster movie of all times, i saw it like 4 times and out of all those times, the theater was very packed especially on the first day i saw it and there was like one seat less
April 12, 2009
I do not think Toho Studios have to worry about this monster picture replacing Godzilla, as it has none of the entertainment nor the imagination that a Godzilla movie has. You can watch a Godzilla movie and enjoy it, it had something to offer. This movie does not. It comes from the looser who gave as Atlas and Lost TV shows, they must have been lost in the clouds or on drugs when they wrote
December 24, 2008
Saw this movie recently and can just say "DO NOT WASTE YOUR TIME!!!" It was the most horrific mashup of popular monster movies I have ever seen. It should really be titled "Monster Movie" so people know it's a parody and a piece of crap. More or less "Godzilla but from the collateral damage's view of things and not the usual Hero/Heroine's perspective. If you wonder what it was like for the
July 31, 2008
What is the meaning of the title Cloverfield?
July 18, 2008
I really thought it was good. Also like with the monsters in it. I wasn't scared of it at all. I didn't really get to finish it.

Critic Reviews powered by Metacritic ™

Washington Post
Cloverfield is a relentless, I-thought-my-eyeballs-were-bleeding exercise in visual disorientation. Full Review
Claudia Puig
USA Today
The genre may be old news, but the skillfully made Cloverfield offers a heart-racing experience with plenty of chills, thrills and exhilaration. Full Review
Dana Stevens
Despite a first reel entirely devoted to establishing characters, Cloverfield is basically a line-'em-up, pick-'em-off horror movie that's effective without being either viscerally frightening or emotionally moving. Watching it is like going through a car wash: You come out of it thoroughly Cloverfield-ized, but essentially unchanged. Full Review
James Berardinelli
Cloverfield's gritty, in-your-face style is uncompromising. If you're looking for a nice, clean movie filmed with a steadycam, you'll have to look elsewhere. Full Review
John Anderson
Washington Post
Cloverfield is a relentless, I-thought-my-eyeballs-were-bleeding exercise in visual disorientation. Full Review
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