|Cloudy with a Chance of Meatbals 2|
Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 is an computer-animated film, directed by Cody Cameron and Kris Pearn. It is the sequel to Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs and the second installment in the film series. It premiered on September 27, 2013.
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.
- Bill Hader as Flint Lockwood
- Anna Faris as Sam Sparks
- James Caan as Tim Lockwood
- Andy Samberg as Baby Brent
- Neil Patrick Harris as Steve the Monkey
- Benjamin Bratt as Manny
- Terry Crews as Officer Earl
- Khamani Griffin as Calvin Devereaux
- Kristen Schaal as Barb
- Will Forte as Chester V
On April 12, 2010, website Io9 reported that there was a sequel in development. John Francis Daley and Jonathan Goldstein, the writers of Horrible Bosses and The Incredible Burt Wonderstone are writing a draft of the script, which will be based on an original idea, and not on Pickles to Pittsburgh, Barrett's follow-up book. In December 2011, it was reported that the film is not yet green lit, and that Cody Cameron and Kris Pearn are set to direct it.
On July 4,2012, it was announced that the sequel would be called Cloudy 2: Revenge of the Leftovers. It was initially set to be released on February 7, 2014 but was later moved to September 27, 2013.
September 27, 2013
- It was the first Sony Pictures Animation film to be mixed in 7.1 surround sound.