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A Quick Tip by forrest5

  • Jul 26, 2010
I am not a little kid and I generally do not enjoy cheesy kid movies, but this was definitely entertaining. The animation was fantastic, especially the fish bowl and Mr. T's portrayal as a super-dad was great.
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a hilarious movie, me and my mate went in 20 minutes late to the movie, and shat ourselves laughing in the isle.
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Watch out for all of the underlying meanings.
review by . September 21, 2009
Title: Cloudy With A Chance of Meatballs   Director: Phil Lord, Christopher Miller    Staring: Bill Hadar, Anna Farris    Aspect Ratio: 2.35:1    Studio: Sony Pictures    Genre(s): Comedy    Rated:         (For brief mild language)   Buy From Amazon.com: Soundtrack / Video Game (XBox 360) / Video Game (PS3) / Video Game (PSP) / Video Game (Wii) / Video Game (Nintendo DS) / Video Game (PC) / Novel / Poster …
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Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs is a 2009 computer-animated film produced by Sony Pictures Animation and distributed by Columbia Pictures, was released on September 18, 2009, and is loosely based on the children's book of the same name by Judi Barrett and Ron Barrett.

The film features the voices of Bill Hader, Anna Faris, Bruce Campbell, James Caan, Bobb'e J. Thompson, Andy Samberg, Mr. T, Benjamin Bratt, Neil Patrick Harris, Al Roker, Lauren Graham, and Will Forte. It was written and directed by Phil Lord and Chris Miller, who both are best known for the animated TV series Clone High.

The film is presented in a 2.35:1 aspect ratio and is shown in 3D in select theaters using RealD Cinema, Dolby 3D and IMAX 3D systems.
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Genre: Family
Release Date: September 18, 2009
MPAA Rating: Unrated

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