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New Videos for Despicable Me 2

This coming December 10th, the second installment in Universal/Illumination’s hit 3D animated family film franchise Despicable Me will be released on Blu-Ray and DVD. In celebration, a bunch of new featurettes were posted online, each one providing a much needed behind-the-scenes look at some of the key characters in the series, such as the villain […]

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Minions Take Over Manhattan on Monday

Gru’s cute little yellow minions are arguably the best parts of the Despicable Me franchise, and what better to celebrate the debut of Despicable Me 2 on Digital HD (November 26) and Blu-Ray, than by having the Minions take over the 87th Annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade? Well, it’s not exactly take over so much […]

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Despicable Me 2 Minion Mini Movie Sneak Peek

Universal Studios Home Entertainment will be releasing Despicable Me 2 on Blu-Ray, Blu-Ray 3D, DVD, and Digital HD (including UltraViolet) this coming December 10th, and it promises to be a home video release worthy of this year’s worldwide box office phenomenon and number 1 comedy film (the film has grossed over $863 million all over […]

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Minions Movie Delayed

Sad news for fans of Gru’s cute, hilarious, and mischievous minions, because you won’t be able to watch their spin-off movie on December 19, 2014. Thankfully, it’s just a slight delay as the release has been pushed back to July 10, 2015. The change in schedules mean that Universal won’t have an animated feature for […]

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Despicable Me 2 Dominates the Global Box Office

It seems like Universal/Illumination doesn’t need to wait for the Minions spinoff movie before they start raking in the moolah, as the long 4th of July weekend proved to be a profitable time for Gru and the rest of his crew from Despicable Me 2, which went to the top of the box office and […]

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Despicable Me 2 Breaks Overseas Box Office Records

It seems like Universal/Illumination is in a really comfortable spot these days. In spite of the fact that Despicable Me 2 has yet to open in the US, the CG animated comedy feature has already made $41.5 million from a mere seven international territories. The film is already at no.4 internationally, only a few million […]

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Universal Releases New Clip for Despicable Me 2

Universal has just released a brand new clip from the much-awaited CG animated comedy sequel, Despicable Me 2, which features the return of Gru, the girls, and the yellow, cuddly fan favorite, the Minions. The sequel features Gru being kidnapped by the Anti-Villain League and recruited in a campaign to defeat a new super villain. […]

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New Trailer for Despicable Me 2

Fans of Gru and his cute, yellow-skinned minions should rejoice, as Universal Pictures has just released a brand-spanking new trailer for Illumination Entertainment’s Despicable Me 2, which is scheduled to arrive on the big screens on July 3 of this year. Directed by Chris Renaud and Pierre Coffin, the sequel features Steve Carell reprising his […]

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Sandra Bullock Will Be the Villain in the Despicable Me Spin-Off

Universal’s upcoming Despicable Me spin off, Minions, has just added an A-lister to its voice cast, as Sandra Bullock has been confirmed to be voice actress for the movie’s main villain. In Minions, Bullock’s character will be a villain named Scarlet Overkill, who is hellbent on world domination, which isn’t that noteworthy considering Despicable Me’s […]

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Illumination Partners with Fuji TV

Illumination Entertainment, which is the studio responsible for Despicable Me and The Lorax, has recently announced their partnership with leading Japanese Broadcaster Fuji TV. Their partnership deal will bring together the creative expertise of Fuji TV’s senior managing director Chihiro Kameyama and Illumination’s CEO and founder Chris Meledandri.

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Universal’s Minions Movie Gets a Release Date

Minion fans rejoice! The cute yellow little henchmen from Despicable Me will finally get their own spin-off movie on December 19, 2014. They will finally have an entire full length feature to themselves, to spend as they wish. Most likely, the minions will use all of their screen time to slapfight and bicker amongst themselves.

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Despicable Me’s Minions Gets Their Own Spin-Off Movie

The cute, little bickering henchmen from Universal/Illumination’s Despicable Me, the Minions, will be getting their own full length feature soon, according to a recent Deadline.com report. Groo’s little helpers will be interacting in their new project, which will be written by Brian Lynch (Hop, Puss in Boots) and directed by Pierre Coffin (Despicable Me) and […]