Of the 10 pics to have earned more than $500 million at the 2013 box office, three are animated features. Considering what big business toons represent today, it's no surprise that the studios…
Despicable Me 2
Comcast is touting the success of its just-launched early electronic sell-through service — with the cable giant taking the No. 1 spot in digital sales of Universal's “Despicable Me 2″ for the week…
Sixty-seven years ago, Gene Autry was riding down Santa Claus Lane when he was inspired to write "Here Comes Santa Claus." Today, his tune is still a Christmas mainstay, and the parade where it all…
Variety Screening Series Q&A: 'Despicable Me 2′ Filmmakers, Composer Pharrell Williams Talk Minions and Music
Composer Pharrell talks about how excited he was to work on “Despicable Me 2″: “There's an inner child in me that just wouldn't leave.”
With the boffo success of “Despicable Me 2″ and “Fast and Furious 6,” Universal Pictures has posted a record-setting year at the domestic box office, with $1.352 billion so far, the studio announced…
“Despicable Me 2″ collaborators Chris Meledandri, Pierre Coffin, Chris Renaud and Pharrell Williams shared some of their creative processes following a showing of their toon Nov. 14 at the Variety…
The race for noms is open and could orchestrate surprises.
Of the year's 10 top-grossing films, three fit what the Academy celebrates via its 13-years-young animated feature category: "Despicable Me 2," "Monsters University" and "The Croods."
After hitting an all-time high last quarter 2013, the domestic average ticket price decreased significantly to $7.84 per ticket during the third quarter, driven down more than 6% by the success of…
After scoring with “Despicable Me 2″ this summer, Universal Pictures and Illumination Entertainment will release a spin off movie starring the franchise's yellow Minions to July 10, 2015. The film…