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Despicable Me’s Minions Sing Banana (and its original version)

It’s been around for quite some time (heck, we even featured it on Toonbarn the day it was released on the net), but The Minion’s Banana Song is pretty much still one of the most entertaining (and catchy!) music videos on the Internet. So I figured, it’s time to show it again, this time in […]

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Despicable Me 2 Teaser: Minions Barbershop Quartet

Of course, it’s the everlovin’ yellow minions, so you can’t expect them to sing the right lyrics. All you’re going to hear, aside from the accompanying party horn, is gibberish and the types of fruits that minions love to eat. But hey, it’s the minions! Even without words, the guys are fun to watch. httpv://youtu.be/AuzyODgWRp4

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Despicable Me 2 Locked and Loaded

It’s one of the most adorable CG animated films of 2010, and it didn’t came from Pixar – Universal Pictures and Illumination Entertainment’s Despicable Me is now ready to give you another dose of fun, family-friendly experience as Gru, together with Margo, Edith, Agnes and a truckload of cute yellow minions return in Despicable Me […]

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Silverhawks: Season 1, Volume 2 available on DVD from Warner Bros

Earlier this month, Warner Bros. revived a long-gone classic series to the world of DVD; the Silverhawks – partly metal, partly real, and all heroes! Where the ThunderCats explored ancient alien cultures and a mutated Third Earth, The Silverhawks took to the skies, and the future, in a space-age adventure, filled with sci-fi heroics. The […]

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Illumination Entertainment’s Despicable Me 2 in theaters July 3rd 2013

Universal Pictures unveils plans to release Illumination Entertainment’s Despicable Me 2 on July 3, 2013, per Coming Soon. The movie is a sequel to Illumination’s CG animated 3D movie Despicable Me, which opened July 9, 2010. Last summer, Universal Pictures and Illumination Entertainment teamed on a memorable CG animated project filled with delightful little yellow […]

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Despicable Me’s Minions and the Despicable Banana

Of all the animated films to hit theaters in the past few years, there are a rare few where the audience is as intrigued by the main characters as they are with the secondary characters. Lion King’s Timon and Pumba are good examples, as are the teams of penguins and monkeys from the Madagascar franchise. […]

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Despicable Me boosts Blu-ray and DVD sales via Orientation Day

With the holiday season wrapping up (or, I guess, after we’ve fully unwrapped the holiday season) studios are looking back to see how well they did for the year. Universal Pictures, for example, would love to know if their latest CG and 3D adventure, Despicable Me, sold well as it moved to DVD and Blu-ray. […]

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Spread the word, Minions: Despicable Me on Blu-ray and DVD December 14th

Tomorrow morning, the holiday season adds a whole new dimension to the table, as Universal Pictures and Illumination Entertainment bring Despicable Me home to Blu-ray and DVD. The 3D and CG comedy starring Steve Carell, Jason Segel, Russell Brand, Julie Andrews, Will Arnett, Kristen Wiig, and Miranda Cosgrove pulled in about $500 million across the […]

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Universal Studios preps Despicable Me for Blu-ray and DVD

December 9th. Just keep saying it over again, “December 9th, December 9th…” What’s so special about the day? Despicable Me hits store shelves on Blu-ray and DVD! C’mon, you couldn’t tell from the article title…? Anyway, Universal is gearing the whole world up for the home debut of Gru and his minions, with a “Minion […]

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Universal brings Despicable Me home on Blu-ray and DVD in two months

On December 14th, Universal Studios Home Entertainment is prepping one of the ultimate holiday gifts: the home edition of the blockbuster CG film, Despicable Me. The flick, which made over $250 million at the box office, is set to have one of the largest home market sales of any animated movie, and Universal went to […]

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Universal Pictures brings Gru to theaters July 9th in Despicable Me

In just a few days, Universal Pictures makes our world a bit more …villainous. This Friday, July 9th, the newest CG adventure cracks its way into theaters, as Despicable Me takes over! Gru, along with his army of wee yellow minions, decides he’s going to steal the moon, making him the greatest baddie of them […]

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Despicable Me hits theaters July 9th

On July 9th, Universal Pictures will introduce the world to Despicable Me, the newest CG advanture. In a happy suburban neighborhood surrounded by white picket fences with flowering rose bushes, sits a black house with a dead lawn, atop a vast secret hideout. Surrounded by a small army of minions, we discover Gru, a wicked […]