Sometimes some films cause a huge surprise by landing suddenly without ever announced … and when no one expected. Such is the case of 10 Cloverfield Lane, the new film produced by J. J. Abrams, whose intriguing and mysterious trailer unveiled at the Super Bowl has surprised many. Featuring the character of Michelle (Mary Elizabeth Winstead), who is stuck in a basement bunker transformed into end of the world by his captor, the disturbing Stambler Howard (John Goodman). The latter nevertheless pose as his savior, explaining that the world has been attacked – chemical, atomic … extraterrestrial? – Of an unprecedented scale and that everyone is dead. 10 Cloverfield Lane, with its title reminiscent of the 2008 film, Cloverfield, also produced by J. J. Abrams, then immediately aroused immense curiosity. This new feature film that looks more like a thriller behind closed as a horror film proper is it a result of Cloverfield? Or a spin-off? A prequel? In short, she is his plot linked in one way or another, that of the production of Matt Reeves? Dan Trachtenberg, director of Cloverfield Lane 10, answers these questions.
an interview for the website Cinema Blend, Dan Trachtenberg ended one of the best theories circulating on 10 Cloverfield Lane. If the film refers to Cloverfield, it is nevertheless not really a sequel. And it does not necessarily visibly shared either the same universe. The two feature films are separate entities , but it may yet although their intrigues eventually merge in a hypothetical future. He relates: “ Who knows what the future holds and what kind of things could end up being connected But 10 Cloverfield Lane goes well in a different timeline But some will undoubtedly make some connections between?. movies . “. In itself, the fact that 10 Cloverfield Lane is not a sequel to Cloverfield does not surprise us so much . To be honest, we suspected a bit. But what about Dan Trachtenberg have interesting is that they raise the possibility of a franchise “ Cloverfield “, where each film would tell a different story, independent but could later, one way or another, connect to those recounted above. Much like what was so good, in his time, the anthology series The Twilight Zone. This could therefore be particularly promising! But in the meantime, 10 Cloverfield Lane remains as mysterious and wait to see what it is … Are you ready for the movie?