- The film started out as an ?elaborate 60-page treatment?? by Lost writer Drew Goddard.
- Cloverfield features no musical score at all, ?just source music and well-orchestrated ambient sound.??
- The beginning of the film was show with a lightweight Panasonic HD HandyCam, ?then moves into transitional sequences shot with a 3-lb. Canon for about a third of the film.?? The special effects shots were filmed with ?the much-heavier?? hi-res Sony F23 or Thomson Viper.
- One five-minute continuous master shot ?incorporates 20 VFX elements.??
- Director Matt Reeves promises ?intimate contact?? with the monster by the end of the 90-minute film.
Cloverfield har amerikansk premiär den 18:e januari och svensk premiär den 8:e februari.