Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2009

Prepare to get served.

6.612 / 10   5534 vote(s)
Animation Comedy Family

Inventor Flint Lockwood creates a machine that makes clouds rain food, enabling the down-and-out citizens of Chewandswallow to feed themselves. But when the falling food reaches gargantuan proportions, Flint must scramble to avert disaster. Can he regain control of the machine and put an end to the wild weather before the town is destroyed?

Release Date 2009-09-17
Runtime 1h 30m
Directors Phil Lord, Christopher Miller
Producers Chris Juen, Pam Marsden, Yair Landau, Lydia Bottegoni, Carey Smith
Writers Phil Lord, Judi Barrett, Ron Barrett, Christopher Miller, Rob Greenberg

For something so far out of my wheelhouse, I do have a certain level of appreciation for Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs.

Final rating:★★½ - Had a lot that appealed to me, didn’t quite work as a whole.