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  1. U.K. Box Office Shrinks in 2013, First Decline in 10 Years

    2:49 am PST 01/06/2014
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    Overall revenue fell one percent at the British box office, while Universal's "Despicable Me 2" and "Les Miserables" were the top two performers. READ MORE

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  2. 'Despicable Me 2' Tops Blu-ray, DVD Charts for Third Week

    10:05 pm PST 01/04/2014
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    "Fast & Furious 6" raced to No. 2, while "Man of Steel" rose back up to No. 3. READ MORE

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  3. Roundtable: 5 Top Animators on the Good and Bad of Celebrity Voices and Creative Input From Their Own Kids

    10:00 am PST 01/03/2014
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    The masterminds behind "Frozen," "Despicable Me 2," "Monsters University," "The Croods" and "Epic" on how star voices are great for marketing a film, but creatively, the character comes first -- and how the director's son saved the "Avatar"-like look of "Epic." READ MORE

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  4. 'Despicable Me 2' Sells 4.5 Million-Plus DVDs, Blu-rays in First Week

    10:04 pm PST 12/18/2013
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    "Fast & Furious 6" sold nearly three million units and came in at No. 2 on the home entertainment charts. READ MORE

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  5. 'Despicable Me 2's' Mastermind: My Dad Was a Disruptor, Too

    9:00 am PST 12/18/2013
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    Chris Meledandri, whose sequel grossed almost $1 billion, recalls his fashion-designer father bringing Italian-style clothes to big cities: "If you were dressing in his clothes in New York or California, you were breaking a rule." READ MORE

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  6. Rule Breakers 2013: 'Duck Dynasty,' Bowie and 'Breaking Bad'

    8:55 am PST 12/18/2013
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    THR's third annual year-end celebration of entertainment's movers and shaker-uppers -- from 'Gravity's' Alfonso and Jonas Cuaron to Netflix's Ted Sarandos. READ MORE

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  7. 'Despicable Me 2' Enjoys Largest First-Week Digital Sales Ever

    1:25 pm PST 12/17/2013
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    The animated sequel, which generated approximately $80 million in consumer spending revenue within its first week, is on track to become the top-selling digital title of all time. READ MORE

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  8. Take Two: 10 Highest Grossing Movie Sequels

    5:10 pm PST 12/16/2013
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    Second time's the charm: THR highlights the top grossing sequels in history, from "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest" to "Despicable Me 2." READ MORE

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  9. Golden Globes Reactions: What the Nominees Are Saying

    8:36 am PST 12/12/2013
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    UPDATED: Emma Thompson, Oscar Isaac, Zooey Deschanel and others on their honors, announced Thursday morning. READ MORE

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  10. 'Despicable Me 2' to Finally Open in China Next Month

    7:40 am PST 12/06/2013
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    Universal and Illumination Entertainment's hit animated film will be released just weeks after NBCUniversal announced it was opening a Beijing office. READ MORE

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  11. 'Frozen,' 'Croods' Among Annie Nominees for Best Animated Feature

    8:25 am PST 12/02/2013
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    UPDATED: "Despicable Me 2," "Monsters University," "A Letter to Momo," "Ernest & Celestine" and "The Wind Rises" are also contenders in the top category. READ MORE

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  12. 'Despicable Me 2' Expected to Top Christmas Home Entertainment Sales in U.K.

    3:05 am PST 11/15/2013
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    Local industry groups asked the U.K.'s top retail giants to predict what would be this holiday season's Blu-ray and DVD bestsellers. READ MORE

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  13. 19 Films Submitted for Animated Feature Oscar

    10:18 am PST 11/05/2013
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    "Despicable Me 2," "Monsters University" and "Frozen" are among the films submitted for the 86th Academy Awards. READ MORE

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  14. 'Despicable Me 2' Helps Boost NBCUniversal Third-Quarter Bottom Line

    4:07 am PDT 10/30/2013
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    UPDATED: The entertainment company owned by Comcast and led by CEO Steve Burke posted much-improved film results driven by the theatrical success of the animated sequel. READ MORE

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  15. 'Duck Dynasty,' Walter White Among Most-Searched Halloween Costume Ideas on Yahoo

    3:34 pm PDT 10/28/2013
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    "Teen Beach Movie," "Star Wars" and "Despicable Me" also are hot this year among people looking to Hollywood for inspiration. READ MORE

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  16. Chris Meledandri to Receive PGA's Visionary Award

    10:42 am PDT 10/28/2013
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    The Illumination Entertainment CEO, who produced the animated hit "Despicable Me 2," will be honored at the PGA Awards on Jan. 19 READ MORE

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  17. 'Despicable Me's' Chris Meledandri: Animation Market Is Cannibalizing Itself

    3:54 pm PDT 10/26/2013
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    The founder and CEO of Illumination Entertainment warns that studios release "too many films and there’s not enough room." READ MORE

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  18. Key Art Awards: Universal, 30Sixty, 'Wolf of Wall Street' Teaser Win Gold

    5:37 am PDT 10/25/2013
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    The industry's communications elite descend on Hollywood's TCL Chinese Theatre, where the THR and Clio-sponsored awards reveal refreshing winds of change blowing through the world of Internet advertising. READ MORE

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  19. Russia: Local Films' Summer Box-Office Share Up Over 2012, Still Low

    6:15 am PDT 09/24/2013
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    "Despicable Me 2" ruled the Russian summer box office with $30 million, while the highest-grossing local film ranked 27th overall with just $1.14 million. READ MORE

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  20. Summer Box Office Wrap: Flops Aside, Season Set Records

    6:42 pm PDT 09/03/2013
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    A healthy crop of midrange and smaller pics fueled the boom, along with select tentpoles led by "Iron Man 3"; in the U.S., 3D attendance falls to an all-time low. READ MORE

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  21. Trailer Report: 'Hunger Games' Outpaces Next Six Most Popular Previews Combined

    12:45 pm PDT 09/03/2013
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    "Catching Fire's" two trailers recorded nearly as many views as the rest of the top 10. READ MORE

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