Top 14 Cloverfield Movie Facts

Following is our collection of Cloverfield facts. Handpicked and verified, these little-known details can be obscure enough most people will miss. These behind the scene easter eggs and hidden messages will give you another view of Cloverfield film message.

In 10 Cloverfield Lane, Howard is already wearing earplugs when confronting Emmett and Michelle because he intends to use his gun regardless of the outcome.
In 10 Cloverfield Lane, Howard is already wearing earplugs when confronting Emmett and Michelle because he intends to use his gun regardless of the outcome.
Cloverfield(2008) time:45:30 Just after they get the door closed on the ground monsters in the subway tunnels, the old footage of their fun day glitches in and before it glitches back, this image is ONE frame. I had to rewind and play/pause several times to be able to land on this specific frame.
Cloverfield(2008) time:45:30 Just after they get the door closed on the ground monsters in the subway tunnels, the old footage of their fun day glitches in and before it glitches back, this image is ONE frame. I had to rewind and play/pause several times to be able to land on this specific frame.

Cloverfield Trivia

These trivia from Reddit and other sources can be used as questions with answers in quizzes or games.

  1. Most of the film's footage is shot from a camcorder while it is being carried by Hudson Platt, referred to as "Hud" throughout the movie. HUD is acronym for "Head's up Display"

Cloverfield Easter Eggs

Hidden objects, characters, easter eggs, and their meanings are wonderful ways to discover the filmmaker's perspectives of any given movie.

  • At the end of the film, in a recording in the past, an object is seen crashing into the ocean. The massive creature in the film emerged from the ocean.

  • 1 - The Dharma Initiative logo from Lost appears on screen for a brief moment.
    The Dharma Initiative logo from Lost appears on screen for a brief moment.
  • Slusho makes an appearance. JJ Abrams included Slusho in the original Cloverfield and his TV series Fringe.

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Cloverfield Hidden Details

1 - The parasite venom causing Marlena to bleed from her mouth and eyes also causes her earring to rip through her ear as her body deteroriates.
The parasite venom causing Marlena to bleed from her mouth and eyes also causes her earring to rip through her ear as her body deteroriates.
1 - It is revealed that the fictional company "Tagruato" has a subsidiary company called "Bold Futura" which specializes in the construction of satellites. Later, in the sequel "10 Cloverfield Lane" the main character finds a letter addressed to the antagonist from Bold Futura.
It is revealed that the fictional company "Tagruato" has a subsidiary company called "Bold Futura" which specializes in the construction of satellites. Later, in the sequel "10 Cloverfield Lane" the main character finds a letter addressed to the antagonist from Bold Futura.
1 - Rob says "Good luck tonight, Travis" to the guy who showed up at his party with Beth. They later find Beth in her apartment - alone and in cute PJs. Travis did not have good luck.
Rob says "Good luck tonight, Travis" to the guy who showed up at his party with Beth. They later find Beth in her apartment - alone and in cute PJs. Travis did not have good luck.
1 - Every member of the crew knows how to speak Chinese, as it's the second most spoken language
Every member of the crew knows how to speak Chinese, as it's the second most spoken language
1 - The markings left by the locking mechanism for the door to Michelle's room indicate that it has been used often despite the room being empty. This indicates that this was the room where Howard kept Brittany, the girl he kidnapped before the events of the film.
The markings left by the locking mechanism for the door to Michelle's room indicate that it has been used often despite the room being empty. This indicates that this was the room where Howard kept Brittany, the girl he kidnapped before the events of the film.
1 - And Cloverfield (2008) at the same time, the precise moment the Particle accelerator fires in The Cloverfield Paradox, it causes the monster to appear in Cloverfield, linking the two universes.
And Cloverfield (2008) at the same time, the precise moment the Particle accelerator fires in The Cloverfield Paradox, it causes the monster to appear in Cloverfield, linking the two universes.
Cloverfield poster
Cloverfield poster

Cloverfield Plot

A group of friends venture deep into the streets of New York on a rescue mission during a rampaging monster attack.

Cast and Details

Here are the full cast and crew of Cloverfield. The goofs, crazy credits, and trivia they have performed may have not taken your attention. Some are hidden for a reason, while others randomly forgotten.

Genre Action, Adventure, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Director Matt Reeves
Stars Lizzy Caplan, Jessica Lucas, T.J. Miller, Michael Stahl-David
IMDB score 7.0