Cloverfield director is adapting the original paranoid "aliens among us" short story

Let Me In and Cloverfield director Matt Reeves is adapting Ray Nelson's short story 8 O'Clock in the Morning for film, read it now!

The story, about a man who wakes up one day realizing that aliens are secretly controlling everything, was the original inspiration behind They Live. And this presumably means Cloverfield 2 is shelved again.

[Via Deadline]