At this point, I’m assuming that the Cloverfield monster is not Cthulhu. While the concept of a tentacled elder god from beyond the stars awakening from R’lyeh and destroying New York is pretty much the coolest idea for a giant monster movie ever, none of the information leaked supports a Lovecraftian hypothesis. And the more I think about it, the more I realize how that’s all wishful thinking anyway: Cloverfield will create a new monster, because they want the franchise rights to it.
So who is the big Cloverfield monster if not Cthulhu? YesButNoButYes put together a ten-piece wishlist filled with classic sci-fi movie characters just itching for a reappearance.
If we were wishful thinking (and couldn’t pick Cthulhu), we’d go for the gigantess from Attack of the 50 Foot Woman.
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