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Minions spin-off debuts first trailer

Arriving on the big screen July 10, 2015, this Despicable Me spinoff begins at the dawn of time. Starting as single-celled yellow organisms, Minions evolve through the ages, perpetually serving the most despicable of masters. Continuously unsuccessful at keeping these masters–from T. rex to Napoleon–the Minions find themselves without someone to serve and fall into a deep depression.

‘Despicable’ keeps the top spot, Sandler scores big and ‘Pacific Rim’ has a disappointing third place opening

Things started to get real at the summer box office as two very different new movies opened on Thursday night and battle lines were drawn as one of them started out the weekend well ahead, but by Friday afternoon, it became more of a tighter race and by the end of Friday, the other movie had pulled ahead.

Small Minions take big money as ‘Despicable’ comes in at No.1 in a huge Independence Day weekend

4th of July weekend was all about Steve Carell’s Gru and his Minions as Universal Pictures and Illumination Entertainment’s animated sequel Despicable Me 2 quickly became one of the summer’s biggest hits, amassing an estimated $142 million in its first five days, playing in 3,997 theaters in North America.