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Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 (2013)

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Flint Lockwood now works at The Live Corp Company for his idol Chester V. But he's forced to leave his post when he learns that his most infamous machine is still operational, and is churning out menacing food-animal hybrids.

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Cody Cameron, Kris Pearn

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Bill Hader ... Flint Lockwood (voice)
Anna Faris ... Sam Sparks (voice)
James Caan ... Tim Lockwood (voice)
Will Forte ... Chester V (voice)
Andy Samberg ... Brent McHale (voice)
Benjamin Bratt ... Manny (voice)
Neil Patrick Harris ... Steve (voice)
Terry Crews ... Earl Devereaux (voice)
Kristen Schaal ... Barb (voice)
Cody Cameron Cody Cameron ... Barry / Dill Pickle (voice)
Melissa Sturm Melissa Sturm ... Sentinel Louise / Live Corp Scientist (voice)
Kris Pearn Kris Pearn ... Sentinel Peter / Labcoat Jenny (voice)
Craig Kellman Craig Kellman ... Flintly McCallahan / Idea Pants Guy (voice)
Khamani Griffin ... Cal Devereaux (voice)
Bridget Hoffman ... Young Flint (voice)
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Storyline

After the disastrous food storm in the first film, Flint and his friends are forced to leave the town. Flint accepts the invitation from his idol Chester V to join The Live Corp Company, which has been tasked to clean the island, and where the best inventors in the world create technologies for the betterment of mankind. When Flint discovers that his machine still operates and now creates mutant food beasts like living pickles, hungry tacodiles, shrimpanzees and apple pie-thons, he and his friends must return to save the world. Written by Reese Sara Eversting

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Get ready for the ultimate food fight. See more »


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for mild rude humor | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

27 September 2013 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Cloudy 2: Revenge of the Leftovers See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$78,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$34,017,930, 29 September 2013, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$119,793,567

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$274,325,949
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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Sony Animation's second theatrically released sequel. See more »

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Some of Flint's friends have "Live Corp" backpacks despite Chester V telling him to go alone. See more »

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[first lines]
Flint Lockwood: My name is Flint Lockwood. My whole life I wanted to be a great inventor. Just like my hero.
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There's a reference to the movie "When Harry Met Sally" during the end credits. Barry and a female watermelon can be seen together on a movie poster, along with the movie title "When Barry Met Salad". See more »

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Spoofs Conan (2010) See more »

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The Inventor Song
Written by Cody Cameron
Performed by Tennessee "CoCo" Daniels
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More Sugar, Less Vitamins
6 August 2014 | by DonaldDooDSee all my reviews

Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs Uno was a surprise success. It took great leaps away from the source material, but managed to be cute, funny, colorful, and heart-warming.

Well, at least the sequel is three of these things.

Cloudy 2 is filled with tongue-in-cheek puns, and honestly has some of the best 3D animation I've seen. Its true! Its better than the first, with attention to detail. All the food animals are bright, creative, and adorable.

The movie is just as fun as the last, perhaps even more...but, like most animated sequels, the plot and character take a nosedive. The first focused on love, inspiration, and family relationship. The second is the typical friendship shtick and has a strangely pro-vegan message. I mean, some of these food animals have human-like intelligence, but a lot are no different from chickens and cattle. :V

The characters are worse-off from the original. Brent, Manny, and Earl have no role in this film. Manny and Earl were at least funny, but Brent just spouted his "UH OH!" shtick. Flint and Sam are still friends, but it doesn't even seem like they're dating. Chester V is a stereotypical villain, although his physical, noodley actions were amusing.

If your looking for humor, cutesy things, or something to entertain the kids, its fine. The story isn't good, but its tolerable enough. If you're looking for the relationships the first one had, you might want to skip this.


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