After the disastrous food storm in the original movie, Flint (Bill Hader) and his friends are forced to leave the town. Flint accepts the invitation from his idol Chester V (Will Forte) to join The Live Corp Company, which has been tasked to clean the island, and where the best inventors in the world create technologies for the betterment of mankind. When Flint discovers that his machine still operates and now creates mutant food beasts like living pickles, hungry tacodiles, shrimpanzees and apple pie-thons, he and his friends must return to save the world.
Anna Faris, James Caan, Neil Patrick Harris, Andy Samberg and Benjamin Bratt all return to the franchise, along with newcomers, Kristen Schall and Terry Crews (replacing Mr T.).
The film gets released September 27, 2013 in the US; and October 25 in the UK.