Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 3D Synopsis
Inventor Flint Lockwood discovers that his most-famous machine is now creating food-animal hybrids.

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New York Daily News

Cloudy 2 is loud, weird and chaotic — just as kids like it.
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80

Arizona Republic

By Bill Goodykoontz
Picks up where the first film left off, literally, and offers at least as many laughs (if not more for adults), retaining the goofy...
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80

Village Voice

By Amy Nicholson
The Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs franchise takes its comic cues from The Muppets and Pee Wee's Playhouse, kids' shows that ripen as...
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75

Philadelphia Inquirer

By David Hiltbrand
It's a tasty buffet of food gags, both visual and verbal. When they say "We're toast," they really mean it.
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75

Chicago Sun-Times

By Bill Zwecker
Unlike so many sequels, this fun-filled 3D adventure is sure to entertain younger kids but also charm the adults who will be accompanying...
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71

Film.com

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The sequel quadruples the recipe, with gags on top of gags on top of gags in a way only animation could achieve. Like a foodie “Jurassic...
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70

The Hollywood Reporter

By Michael Rechtshaffen
It might not possess the robust charm of its 2009 predecessor, but Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs 2 nevertheless gets an amusing boost...
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70

The Dissolve

By Keith Phipps
The film retains much of what worked about the first film, and it brings a similarly smart, patient, visually striking approach to the gags.
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70

Variety

By Peter Debruge
What Erica Rivinoja, John Francis Daley and Jonathan Goldstein’s script lacks in lingering nutritional value, it compensates for with...
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63

USA Today

By Scott Bowles
If you rely on films to keep your kids entertained and distracted for an hour and a half, Meatballs is a masterwork, a visual stunner that...
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Steve!!!

By MedRed
I REALLY enjoyed the first Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs. This may sound crazy, but Part 2 was one of my most anticipated movies of 2013. Part 2 is not as good as Part 1, but I did find it...

Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 in 3D

By sjbachmann
I take my grandchildren to see all the kids' movies that come out and usually love them. This one, however, I found to move very slowly, and when we did our usual rating system at the end of the...

Not as good as the first

By LadyFaiel
It was okay, entertaining. Not as good as the first one by far. All the monsters' names with food analogies got a little old....

Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2

By rfpapig321
This was not as entertaining as the first one. Too many food puns. May be great for kids but not as much in it for adults....

Cloudy with a chance of Meatballs2

By mizresa
Very Very Cute movie. Loved looking for all the little things. And the leek joke never seemed to get old. My autistic son wanted to see this very badly and enjoyed himself like crazy....

Instant Classic

By kellask
This was a great animation. Really for any ages. Sometimes you are just in the mood for light heart entertainment and this is just the ticket. I highly recommend seeing it. Although, I wouldn't say...

Cloudy with a chance of meatballs 2

By dbfan3
Save your money and stay home. 3D effects are good but the story line drags on and on. Boring, if you must see wait for the Red Box...

Still Hearing It

By Gingah
My boys loved this. They are 6, 9 & 10, and all three are repeating it. Rare to say, but it was even better than the original....

Great Movie

By maria6886
My son enjoyed this so much as well as myself. A must to take the kiddies to....

It took a whole lot of people to make a bad movie!

By ltcarlston
Ech...I don't know where to begin....from the silly animation to the complicated and overly busy display, I cannot figure out how any of this was given the green light! The writing was lackluster and...

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Rated PG | For mild rude humor
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says OK for kids 6+ Sequel gives new meaning to playing with your food.
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