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  1. German Box Office: 'Minions' Rule Over 'Magic Mike XXL,' 'Ant-Man'

    2:32 am PDT 07/27/2015
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    The animated hit crosses the $40 million mark to become the top film of the year so far in Germany. READ MORE

  2. 'Minions': How the 'Despicable' Prequel Was Created

    1:06 pm PDT 07/10/2015
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    Illumination Entertainment puts its animated leads in 1960s New York and London. READ MORE

  3. Cannes: Alec Baldwin, John Cleese, James Franco Join Voice Cast on 'Arctic Justice: Thunder Squad'

    10:34 am PDT 05/05/2015
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    Director Dimos Vrysellas will animate the 3D family feature in Toronto for AMBI Pictures. READ MORE

  4. 'Minions' Trailer - Official Super Bowl Spot

    4:13 pm PST 02/06/2015
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    The 'Despicable Me' prequel follows three Minions on a mission to find the most despicable master, when they meet Scarlet Overkill (Sandra Bullock) the first woman supervillian. READ MORE

  5. 'Star Wars,' 'Minions' to Lead Record Year for Toy Industry

    5:00 am PST 02/06/2015
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    Licensed toys, which includes Hollywood-created intellectual property, represented 31 percent of total toy sales ($5.7 billion) and showed an increase of 7 percent in 2014, thanks in part to 'Frozen' mania. READ MORE

  6. China Box Office: 'Despicable Me 2' Triumphs With $15.37 Million

    2:19 am PST 01/14/2014
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    It was a good week in China for Hollywood, as "Ender's Game" also pulled in a muscular $10.96 million in its first six days. READ MORE

  7. PGA Awards Unveils Film, Longform TV Nominations

    9:45 am PST 01/02/2014
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    The awards will be handed out Jan. 19 at the Beverly Hilton. READ MORE

  8. 'Despicable Me,' 'Fast & Furious 6' Top Home Video Sales Chart

    4:22 pm PST 12/26/2013
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    "The Lone Ranger" debuts at No. 3, followed by "Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters." READ MORE

  9. First 'Despicable Me' Shoots to No. 1 on Home Entertainment Charts

    4:19 pm PDT 07/10/2013
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    The rare achievement comes as Universal's sequel to the 2010 animated film becomes a box-office hit. READ MORE

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  10. First 'Despicable Me' No. 1 on iTunes, Amazon

    8:00 am PDT 07/05/2013
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    Downloads of the first movie are topping the charts, and an app and minion-focused mini movies are hot items as the Universal sequel makes a splash in theaters. READ MORE

  11. ‘Despicable Me 2’: What the Critics Are Saying

    3:50 pm PDT 07/02/2013
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    The Universal animated sequel is set to be released Wednesday. READ MORE

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  12. Steve Carell Appears as 'Despicable Me' Character Gru on 'Ellen' (Video)

    1:47 pm PDT 05/30/2013
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    Dressed as his super-villain character, the screen comic delighted the crowd by disco dancing in the aisles. READ MORE

  13. VES Awards 2013: 'Life of Pi' Wins Top Prize

    10:34 pm PST 02/05/2013
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    Ang Lee's movie and "Brave" each took home four trophies at the 11th annual VES Awards, which were were handed out Tuesday night at the Beverly Hilton. READ MORE

  14. Universal Sets Release Date for 'Despicable Me' Spin-Off Project

    8:33 pm PDT 08/21/2012
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    The untitled minions project will be out in theaters December 2014. READ MORE

  15. Behind the Scenes of THR's Steve Carell Cover Shoot

    8:55 am PDT 08/01/2012
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    Behind the scenes of our cover shoot of Golden Globe winner Steve Carell. Photographed by Frank Ockenfels on May 29th at Rubix Hollywood. READ MORE

  16. Steve Coogan Joining Voice Cast for 'Despicable Me 2' (Exclusive)

    4:31 pm PDT 05/01/2012
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    Steve Carell, Kristen Wiig, Russell Brand and Miranda Cosgrove will return for the sequel; Al Pacino is set to voice the villain. READ MORE

  17. Universal Chief Ron Meyer Clears Up 'Shitty Movies' Comment

    1:58 pm PDT 04/06/2012
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    The president opens up about difficulty of making good films, his distaste for 3D and the likelihood of sequels to "Snow White and the Huntsman" and "The Lorax." READ MORE

  18. Javier Bardem in Negotiations to Voice Villain in 'Despicable Me 2' (Exclusive)

    4:29 pm PDT 10/05/2011
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    Steve Carell and most of the other cast members from the original movie are expected to return. READ MORE

  19. Film Industry, Led By Electronic Delivery, Will Grow in Every Category Through 2015: Report (Exclusive)

    12:01 am PDT 06/14/2011
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    Netflix and other streamers, as well as 3D, Blu-ray, kiosks and cinema advertising will each do their part to make sure the film industry prospers domestically and worldwide for the next several years, according to PwC. READ MORE

  20. 3D Technology Company RealD Posts a Surprise Quarterly Profit

    4:33 pm PDT 06/09/2011
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    Concerns that moviegoers are tiring of 3D are overblown in light of surging popularity in foreign markets, the company says. READ MORE