Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs DVD

Sony Pictures Home Entertainment Brings 3D Movies Into the Home With Sony Pictures Animation’s

Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs

on Blu-ray 3D™ June 14

London, UK. (April 15, 2010) – Timed with the upcoming launch of Sony Electronics’ 3D capable BRAVIA LCD HDTVs and Blu-ray players, Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (SPHE) announced today the release of the studio’s first Blu-ray 3D™ title in the United Kingdom. Sony Pictures Animation’s comedy adventure Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs, debuting June 14 2010.

Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs (2009)The Blu-ray 3D™ release of Cloudy With A Chance of Meatballs will showcase the film’s colourful environments and groundbreaking lighting technology crafted by an award-winning animation team in full 1080p high definition 3D, optimised for the latest 3D playback devices and eyewear, as well as a 2D high definition version of the film that can be viewed on existing Blu-ray players.

The eye-popping Blu-ray 3D™ release of Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs offers a variety of delicious special features and will also feature sneak peeks in 3D of Sony Pictures Animation’s Open Season, also coming soon to Blu-ray 3D™.

“We are thrilled to announce the first Blu-ray 3D™ titles from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment,” said SPHE worldwide president David Bishop. “We drove the industry in Blu-ray adoption and are now leading the way with compelling 3D content for the home. The addition of 3D showcases the versatility of Blu-ray and further demonstrates why it is being adopted by the mainstream as the home entertainment format of choice.”

The animated hit, Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs will be available on Blu-ray 3D™, bundled with select Sony Electronics 3D televisions and Blu-ray players, and will be sold separately at select retailers for an RRP of £24.99.

Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs Synopsis:
When Flint Lockwood's (Bill Hader) latest contraption accidentally destroys the town square and rockets up into the clouds, he thinks his inventing career is over. Then, something amazing happens as delicious cheeseburgers start raining from the sky. His machine actually works! But when people greedily ask for more and more food, the machine starts to run amok, unleashing spaghetti tornadoes and giant meatballs that threaten the world! Now it's up to Flint with the help of weather girl Sam Sparks (Anna Faris) and Steve, his talking monkey assistant, to find some way to shut down the machine before the world is covered in super-sized meatballs!

Written and Directed by Phil Lord & Christopher Miller, Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs was based on the bestselling book by Judi Barrett and illustrated by Ron Barrett. The film was produced by Pam Marsden.