Despicable Me

Clap Along With These ‘Despicable Me 2’ Facts

by ScreenCrush Staff July 9, 2015 @ 11:58 AM
There are so many minions serving Gru in the Despicable Me movies, it would be impossible to actually stop and count each individual one. But, if you had to, you wound find out that there are actually 899 minions. This is just one of the facts packed into the latest episode of You Think You Know Movies, which gets happy with Despicable Me 2!

‘Minions’ Trailer: Doesn't It Feel So Good to Be Bad?

by Mike Sampson February 3, 2015 @ 11:29 AM
A ‘Minions’ movie shouldn't work. They were undoubtedly the best part of the ‘Despicable Me’ movies, and a very large part of why those films were successful. But, could they actually support their own movie? That would be like giving Kramer his own ‘Seinfeld’ spinoff. Yet, watching this new ‘Minions’ trailer has us totally hooked. This could actually work.

‘Minions’ First Look: See Sandra Bullock's Supervillain, Scarlet Overkill

by Jacob Hall February 2, 2015 @ 12:50 PM
The massive success of the ‘Despicable Me’ films have created a monster. Monsters, actually. Well, cute, yellow, strange little monsters that countless children (and some adults) all over the world have fallen in love with. Yeah, ‘Minions’ is going to be huge and it’s all going to be thanks to those little guys. However, the presence of a major star like Sandra Bullock can’t hurt and Universal has released the first images of her supervillain character, Scarlet Overkill.

‘Minions’ Super Bowl Trailer Features All of the Yellow Nudity You’ll Ever Need to See

by Jacob Hall January 28, 2015 @ 2:40 PM
With the Super Bowl arriving this weekend, every corporation in the world is fighting for your attention, spending ludicrous amounts of cash on tiny advertisements for things that most people already like. The same goes for movies and the biggest sporting event in the United States is no stranger to premiering new trailers and TV spots for massively anticipated films. So, without further ado, let’s all take a moment to watch the new ad for ‘Minions’.

'The Simpsons' Parody 'Archer,' 'Adventure Time,' 'Despicable Me' and More in Treehouse of Horror Gag

by Kevin Fitzpatrick October 20, 2014 @ 9:25 AM
By now we've seen 'The Simpsons' tackling a number of pop-culture funhouse mirrors of themselves, from the recent 'Family Guy' crossover to last season's LEGO installment, and this year's "Treehouse of Horror" is no different. Watch Homer, Marge, Lisa, Bart and Maggie meet not only their Tracey Ullman counterparts, but countless more parodying anime, 'Adventure Time,' 'Archer' and more from last night's Halloween special!

10 Ridiculous Plans Made by Cartoon Villains

by Jacob Hall July 5, 2013 @ 1:00 PM
What separates a villain from a supervillain? It's simple: the scope, ambition and sheer, unbridled lunacy of their evil plans. A villain is practical and smart, and thinks ahead. A supervillain is dramatic and insane, and wants everyone in the world to acknowledge his or her demented genius.
With 'Despicable Me 2' already in theaters, it's time to pay a visit to a medium that has played host to countless supervillains and countless more ludicrous supervillain schemes. There are no limits in the world of animation, so there are no limits to the machinations of an animated supervillain. Here are 10 ridiculous plans made by cartoon villains.

'Despicable Me 2' Trailer: The Minions Are Back in New Halloween Teaser

by Nick Romano October 31, 2012 @ 1:23 PM
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Those Minions are at it again! Universal Pictures is giving our favorite bumling, yellow creatures their own spin-off movie for the upcoming 'Despicable Me 2,' and before Halloween officially comes to a close, they want you have a taste of these guys in action again.