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Cloverfield

4K Ultra HD

Blu Ray

  • Score
    80
    from 3 reviewers
  • Cloverfield
    2008
    85 min
    PG-13
    2K Upscale
    HDR10
    Dolby Vision

    Director: Matt Reeves

    Actors: Lizzy Caplan, Jessica Lucas, T.J. Miller, Michael Stahl-David

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

    Disc Release Date: 23 January 2018

    • Video
      77
    • Audio
      88
    • Extra
      62
    • Movie
      74

    all scores

    Blu-ray.com review by Martin Liebman
    • Video
      80
    • A release like Cloverfield is going to prove controversial no matter the format. The movie doesn't look "good" in the traditional sense. It's a "found footage" movie, after all. It's raw, blocky, shaky,...

    • Audio
      100
    • The big disappointment on the UHD disc is the failure to modify the soundtrack to a Dolby Atmos configuration. If any release screams for it, particularly on UHD and accompanying a movie that wasn't going...

    • Extra
      60
    • Cloverfield contains no new extras, but the bundled Blu-ray does carry over all of the supplements from the original release. For convenience, they're listed below. A UV/iTunes digital copy code is included...

    • Movie
      100
    • Can Found Footage Find New Life on UHD with Dolby Vision?Paramount has released the wonderful 2008 'found footage' Monster movie 'Cloverfield' to the UHD format. The disc boasts a 2160p transfer with Dolby...

    • Total
      80
    • A movie such as Cloverfield was only going to enjoy incremental improvements at best on the UHD format, and that's exactly what Paramount's 2160p/Dolby Vision disc delivers. It features more balanced and...

    High-Def Digest review by M. Enois Duarte
    • Video
      70
    • A gargantuan subterranean monster runs amok through the streets of New York with an excellent HEVC H.265 encode in Dolby Vision HDR. Granted, given the particular style and photography for achieving a...

    • Audio
      100
    • Paramount has opted to port over the same Dolby TrueHD soundtrack heard on the Blu-ray, and while an object-based audio option would have been a much-welcomed upgrade, the lossless mix remains pure reference-quality....

    • Extra
      60
    • All the same supplements are ported over from previous home video releases, which can be read in more detail in our review of the standard Blu-ray HERE....

    • Movie
      70
    • Of the many found-footage movies to hit theaters since The Blair Witch Project popularized the subgenre, Matte Reeves's Cloverfield remains one of the better and more entertaining projects. Few have mustered...

    • Total
      80
    • Celebrating its 10th Anniversary this month, Matt Reeves's Cloverfield remains one of the better found-footage horror features since the subgenre gained popularity at the turn of the century. Although...

    AVSForum review by Ralph Potts
    • Video
      82
    • I think that the application of high dynamic range is what made the biggest visual impact. Colors, in the aforementioned Beth/Rob video cam segments, had lots of richness, appearing more natural than the...

    • Audio
      98
    • Extra
    • Disc 1 Cloverfield Ultra HD Blu-ray Disc 2: Cloverfield Blu-ray Legacy Bonus Material Digital HD Copy...

    • Movie
    • I had seen the trailer for Cloverfield while at the movies last year, and I was intrigued. Unfortunately, I never got the chance to get it at the theater. I did hear some feedback from those who had. Most...

    • Total
      90
    • It’s making its Ultra HD debut in the Ultra HD Blu-ray Combo Pack from Paramount Home Distribution featuring complimentary and gratifying Ultra HD video quality, excellent Dolby TrueHD 5.1 channel sound...