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By Terra Budary On Thursday, June 29th, 2017
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‘Despicable Me 3’ Review: Minions steal the show in another ‘delightful’ story about families

Illumination continues to grow their Despicable Me franchise, with their third film, Despicable Me 3, hitting theaters this weekend. DP3 begins as the world’s most mediocre villain, Gru, is now the world’s More...

By Stephen Nevets On Tuesday, January 31st, 2017
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‘Minions 2’ gets locked in for 2020 as ‘Sing 2’ ‘Secret Life of Pets 2’ set as well

The popular Despicable Me films fueled the launch of sequels and the spin-off Minions and now Illunination confirms the follow up film, now set for 2020. Minions 2 was given the go-ahead fairly quickly after the More...

By Stephen Nevets On Sunday, January 1st, 2017
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First ‘Despicable Me 3’ trailer teases Trey Parker’s Balthazar Bratt and the 80’s

Universal Pictures has released the first Despicable Me 3 trailer bringing back Steve Carell’s Gru, now facing off against Trey Parker’s 80’s obsessed supervillain:Balthazar Bratt. From shoulder More...

By Guest Author On Thursday, December 8th, 2016
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‘Sing’ movie review: ‘American Idol’ with talking animals attempts to give the audience some pep in their step

Art imitates life as American Idol meets the world of animation in Illumination’s new production, Sing.  Opening December 21, 2016 nationwide, director Garth Jennings takes us through the back stories of the More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, July 8th, 2016
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‘Secret Life of Pets’ is a fun but predictable version of the ‘Toy Story’ films

From the makers of Despicable Me comes The Secret Life of Pets, a fun look at our pets’ lives when we’re not alone. Sadly, Universal’s Illumination offered a third rate plot centered around gags, More...

By Butter Bracco On Friday, August 14th, 2015
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NYC drug bust: Olaf from ‘Frozen’ and Minions toys used to smuggle cocaine

The NYPD’s special prosecutor for narcotics announced that it had arrested five people alleged to have been running a drug trafficking scheme that involved sending cocaine in packages disguised as children’s More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Monday, July 20th, 2015
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‘Minions’ toy credited with saving Colorado girl who fell out of a window

A stuffed animal from the new animated movie Minions has been credited with breaking the fall of a 5-year-old Colorado girl who suffered only minor injuries after falling from a third-story apartment window, police More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, July 8th, 2015
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‘Minions’ Review: Plenty of cuteness, but short on story

Despicable Me introduced the pill-shaped, yellow creatures in denim, aiding the evil villain Gru in his schemes, but now take center stage as Geoffrey Rush voices the narration of the history of the Minions. The More...

By Stephen Nevets On Thursday, May 21st, 2015
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New ‘Minions’ trailer

The Minions from the Despicable Me films will be back this summer and now fans get to learn how those wild, yellow creatures came to work for Gru. A new trailer teases the details, which includes a big scope and More...

By Stephen Nevets On Thursday, April 9th, 2015
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‘Minions Paradise’ game with ‘Minions’ film, EA gets deal with studio

EA has announced a partnership with Despicable Me movie studio, Illumination Entertainment, “to bring its IPs to mobile platforms,” beginning with Minions Paradise to coincide with the Minions film, More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Monday, April 6th, 2015
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Andrew Thomas Jones identified as man who committed suicide at Universal Studios

The ex-boyfriend of a Universal Studios Hollywood employee has shot himself to death in the park near the Despicable Me Minion Mayhem ride. The incident happened shortly after his ex, who has a child with the More...

By Stephen Nevets On Friday, January 30th, 2015
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‘Minions’ Super Bowl ad as ‘Despicable Me’ characters going nude

In a new promo video for the Despicable Me spin-off film Minions, a Minion “Super Fan” gets a little carried away while cheering on his favorite team and is a naughty influence on his friends. The More...

By Stephen Nevets On Tuesday, November 4th, 2014
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First trailer for ‘Minions’ reveals plot, set for 2015 release

Universal is attempting to cash in on the success of the Despicable Me franchise as those lovable Minions will now have their own film. Now the studio released the first trailer for the spin-off and fans get a What More...

By Stephen Nevets On Wednesday, May 21st, 2014
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First ‘Minions’ poster confirms 2015 release date

A new Star Wars film, an Avengers sequel – sure, 2015 has a lot to offer, but don’t lose sight of those little yellow troublemakers from Despicable Me who get their own film in 2015. Minions will indeed More...

By Stephen Nevets On Wednesday, November 20th, 2013
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Minions were planned to be ‘Orc-like’ says ‘Despicable Me 2’ director, ‘Minions’ movie set for 2015

Despicable Me 2 creators Chris Meledandri, Pierre Coffin, Chris Renaud and Pharrell Williams shared some of their creative processes following a showing of their popularVariety Screening Series. Variety details More...

By Stephen Nevets On Sunday, September 22nd, 2013
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‘Despicable Me’ spinoff ‘Minions’ movie moved to July 4th weekend in 2015

2013 was a crowded year for animated films: The Croods, Epic, Monsters University, Despicable Me 2, Turbo, and Planes all opened in the space of six months, and Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs 2, Free More...

By Stephen Nevets On Tuesday, May 14th, 2013
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New ‘Despicable Me 2’ poster and Mother’s Day clip

A brand new poster has just been unveiled featuring Gru (voiced by Steve Carell) looking over a massive sea of his little, yellow followers, the minions (who are also getting their own movie). Minions will have More...

By Stephen Nevets On Wednesday, May 1st, 2013
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‘Mad Men’ star Jon Hamm joins Sandra Bullock for ‘Despicable Me 2’ spin-off ‘Minions’ movie

Mad Men star Jon Hamm is reportedly been added to the voice cast for Minions film, a follow-up in 2014 to this summer’s Despicable Me 2. Deadline reports in an April 30 article that Hamm joins Sandra Bullock, More...

By Stephen Nevets On Friday, April 19th, 2013
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‘Despicable Me 2’ confirmed for IMAX 3-D release

Universal and Illumination Entertainment‘s Despicable Me 2 begins its international release on June 20th in 2D and 3D theaters and in select IMAX theaters. Director Chris Meledandri’s sequel features a return More...

By Stephen Nevets On Sunday, February 24th, 2013
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New ‘Despicable Me 2’ photo of Minions, Miranda Cosgrave updates fans on promos

The advertising for upcoming sequel, Despicable Me 2, has been focused almost entirely on those adorable minions, and here’s another photo from the movie featuring the kid-friendly sidekicks. The Nickelodeon More...


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