On the eve of Halloween, five carnies find themselves abducted, confined in a sinister compound and forced to play the brutal game of 31, in which they must try to survive for 12 hours against a bizarre horde of backwoods lunatics.
An elite army unit is helicoptered to a remote, off-the-grid island facility.
But when a stork named Junior creates a baby by mistake, the rush is on to make things right.
Roald Dahl's spooky children's book is transformed into a family-friendly fantasy centering on young orphan Sophie, who meets a colossus called the Big Friendly Giant -- who's exiled from his peers for refusing to eat boys and girls.
When a mobster offers them big bucks to kidnap a baby whose father owes him millions, the pals are just dumb enough to accept.