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Weekend Box Office: Minions vs. Cowboys and Indians (‘Despicable Me 2’ vs ‘The Lone Ranger’)

Posted: July 8, 2013 at 6:42 am   /   Film, Local

This holiday weekend’s box office was nothing but red, white and… Gru. Despicable Me 2, which opened Wednesday against Disney’s $250 million dollar The Lone Ranger, brought in an estimated $82.5 million dollars according to Box Office Mojo. The competition, starring Johnny Depp and Armie Hammer, brought in a disappointing $29.4 million during the same […]

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Movie Review: ‘Despicable Me 2’ Starring Steve Carell, Kristen Wiig

Posted: July 3, 2013 at 8:14 am   /   Featured, Local, Movie Reviews

Despicable Me was a surprise hit in 2010. Up until then, Disney and Pixar reigned supreme when it came to animated features, with Dreamworks and Blue Sky trailing closey behind. Then out of nowhere came Illumination Entertainment and Universal, along with their army of minions. The film brought in over $250 million at the domestic […]

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‘Despicable Me 2’ Poster and Trailer (Steve Carell, Al Pacino, Kristen Wiig)

Posted: March 19, 2013 at 1:16 pm   /   Coming Soon, Local, Movie News, Movie Posters, Movie Trailers

Forget for a moment that children’s film is using Eminem for their latest trailer, and instead focus on the actual content presented.  2010’s Despicable Me was a bit of a surprise for most folks. It was an animated film that wasn’t a Pixar production, but did solid numbers at the box office. The film also […]

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