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Moviegoers eat up 3D movie "Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs 2"

Sunday, September 29, 2013 - 00:58

Sept. 29 - A 3D sequel to the 2009 hit ''Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs,'' voiced by Bill Hader and Anna Faris, takes the weekend box office lead with $35 million in ticket sales, outdoing the competition. Gavino Garay reports.

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Moviegoers ate up hefty portions of "Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs 2" over the weekend. The animated 3D comedy took the top spot at U.S. and Canadian box offices with $35 million in ticket sales. The sequel to the surprise 2009 hit includes monster-sized fruits, vegetables, and cheeseburgers known as "foodimals," and features the voices Bill Hader and Anna Faris. Last weekend's box office title holder "Prisoners" -- a thriller-drama starring Hugh Jackman -- brought in $11.3 million over the weekend. And "Rush," a re-telling of 1970s Formula 1 rivals, zoomed in third, with $10.3 million in ticket sales, according to studio estimates.

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Moviegoers eat up 3D movie "Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs 2"

Sunday, September 29, 2013 - 00:58