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Surprise 'Cloverfield' spin-off trailer released, hits cinemas soon

The aftermath of the Cloverfield monster to be revealed

Ben Gourlay | Jan 16, 2016 at 7:09 pm CST (1 min, 4 secs time to read)

In a surprise drop from Paramount Pictures, the first trailer for the spin-off sequel to Matt Reeves 2008 found film sci-fi hit 'Cloverfield' is here and what's more, the film will hit cinemas in a matter of weeks.

Starring John Goodman and Mary Elizabeth Winstead, and produced by 'Force Awakens' director J.J. Abrams, the film looks to be set in a post apocalyptic environment, following the devestatation caused by the nuclear attack launched to destroy the Cloverfield monster. Asked if the film is a direct sequel to the 2008 film, Abrams confirmed to Collider "the idea came up a long time ago during production. We wanted to make it a blood relative of Cloverfield. The idea was developed over time. We wanted to hold back the title for as long as possible."


'10 Cloverfield Lane' hits cinemas in the U.S. on March 11th.

Last updated: Apr 6, 2020 at 04:57 pm CDT

Ben Gourlay


Ben is based in Australia and has been writing entertainment based news and reviews since 2002 and for TweakTown since 2007. A student of film, Ben brings a wide understanding of the medium to the latest happenings in entertainment circles and the latest blockbuster theatrical reviews.

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