Cloverfield news, much like the monster, is on a rampage. Paramount has released 25 production photos from the JJ Abrams-produced monster film. Check them out after the jump. As always, click to enlarge.
Â Â Â Â Â On the eve of his departure for Japan, Rob (Michael Stahl-David) sees his going-away party as an opportunity to confess unresolved feelings and tie up loose ends.Â His agenda takes an unexpected turn when a jolt shakes the revelers.Â The crowd quiets down to watch news reports of an earthquake, then rushes to the roof to assess the damage.Â A fireball explodes on the distant horizon.Â A power failure follows.Â Confusion gives way to panic as the partygoers stumble through the blackout and into the streets.
Amid the human screams and one inhuman roar, Rob and his friends must traverse a landscape that has changed, overtaken by something otherworldly, terrifying, monstrousâ€¦
Paramount Pictures Presents A Bad Robot Production “Cloverfield” starring Lizzy Caplan, Jessica Lucas, T. J. Miller, Michael Stahl-David, Mike Vogel and Odette Yustman.Â The film is directed by Matt Reeves and written by Drew Goddard. The producers are J.J. Abrams and Bryan Burk. The executive producers are Guy Riedel and Sherryl Clark. The director of photography is Michael Bonvillain, ASC.Â The production designer is Martin Whist. The editor is Kevin Stitt, A.C.E. The costume designer is Ellen Mirojnick.Â The visual effects are by Double Negative and Tippett Studio.Â This film has been rated PG-13 for violence, terror and disturbing images.
Cloverfield hits theaters on 1-18-08.