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FILM DETAILS Certificate 15 Cast Blake Lively Mike Vogel Lizzy Caplan Michael Stahl-David Greg Grunberg Directors Matt Reeves Screenwriters Drew Goddard Running Time 85 minutes
Cloverfield This is cinematic pleasure at its purest
Plot During a leaving party for Rob (Stahl-David) something attacks New York and stands between him and the woman he loves (Yustman). So begins a race to rescue the girl and avoid getting eaten, all viewed via camcorder. Verdict A dazzling experiment that paid off immensely, this is cinematic pleasure at its purest. One caveat: If they ever make a sequel, we’re taking two stars back. Reviewed by Olly Richards
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