By Matt Whyman
Vegan, veggie, carnivore... humanitarian? Welcome to the pinnacle of the nutrients chain.
The Savages are again - this time in a rustic the place servings come supersized. Titus, Angelica and the youngsters visit nice lengths to slot into their new lives in sunny Florida. yet that's challenging whilst their urge for food runs to feasts of human flesh.
during this darkish comedian serving of daily family members existence with modern cannibals, the Savages search to conceal in undeniable sight by way of developing a vegan café. but if the enterprise seems to be a shock sensation, and undesirable apples bob to the outside, Titus is compelled to question even if the kinfolk have ultimately bitten off greater than they could chunk.
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