Cloverfield is a 2008 American found footage science fiction monster horror film directed by Matt Reeves. The film was produced by Bad Robot Productions and distributed by Paramount Pictures, and was released in January 18, 2008. A blood relative named 10 Cloverfield Lane was released on March 11, 2016. A third film, The Cloverfield Paradox, followed on Netflix on February 4, 2018. A fourth film, Overlord, is currently in development.