It seems a foregone conclusion that Cloverfield is going to be a smashing success. People simply cannot stop talking about the film and they know almost nothing about it. Perhaps that’s the lure.
The advertising campaign and trailers both show striking imagery and devastation which remind some of the September 11th attacks, but little else. Is Cloverfield playing on our collective paranoia to draw an audience?
To weigh in on the issue, we’ll welcome Devin Faraci and Editor for IESB, Robert Sanchez.