It’s been days since The Cloverfield Paradox made its surprise appearance on Netflix, and it’s still the #1 story of the week. While the plot is complicated and the theories at play are confounding, the third chapter in the Cloverfield franchise explains the origins of the beasts in the first 2 film. By giving such concrete answers, though, it may have revealed too much, forcing the series’ future into a singular (if vast) dead end.
If you’re still struggling to put the pieces together, the Endling Explained video from FoundFlix is a must-watch. There have been a ton of videos dropped since The Cloverfield Paradox was released, but few are as extensive and accurate as this one. Give it a spin and let us know what you think in the Comments section!
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If you still haven’t seen The Cloverfield Paradox, skip down to the trailer, synopsis, and spoiler-free review below the first video; then, bookmark this page and come back later. Enjoy!
Warning: Below There Be Spoilers!
Official Synopsis: On Super Bowl Sunday, Netflix surprised everyone by releasing the long-awaited third entry in the Cloverfield series, THE CLOVERFIELD PARADOX out of nowhere. In this definitive video, learn all about the alternate dimensions of the story, origins of the Clover monster, how the trilogy all connects together, as well as explaining the ending.
About FoundFlix on YouTube: FoundFlix specializes in cult and horror content, bringing you some of my favorite forgotten gems and celebrating cult’s best moments.
Official Synopsis: After a scientific experiment aboard the space station involving a particle accelerator has unexpected results, the astronauts find themselves isolated. Following their horrible discovery, the space station crew must fight for survival.
The Cloverfield Paradox is directed by Julius Onah from a script penned by Oren Uziel and Doug Jung; the film stars Elizabeth Debicki, Daniel Brühl, and Gugu Mbatha-Raw.
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