The pressure’s really piling up on Greg Heffley. The only thing he’s good at is playing videotape games, but his parents want him to broaden his midairs by doing commodity — anything! — differently. When Greg finds an old videotape camera in his basement, he thinks he may have discovered just the thing to prove he’s got big- time gift. With the help of his stylish friend, Rowley, Greg hatches a plan to make a scary movie... and to come rich and notorious in the process. But is doubling down on movie- making a smart plan? Or is it just a form for doubling Greg’s troubles?