EASILY one of our favorite films from the summer, Universal’s smash hit sequel, “Despicable Me 2” is coming to Blu-ray and DVD on December 10th. After dominating the world wide box office and bringing in $863 million dollars, the minions will be storming your homes with hilarious mayhem for all.
In Despicable Me 2 Gru has fully embraced being a parent to Edith, Agnes and Margo. In doing so he has turned his back on a life of evil and to be honest, things have been kinda quiet. But when a new bad guy emerges and steals an entire Arctic Facility and the highly volatile transmutation serum, PX-41, it forces the Anti-Villain League to recruit Gru find out who is behind the heist and take him down.
The AVL sends secret agent Lucy Wilde, (voiced by Kristen Wiig) to accompany Gru and romantic sparks fly. Will Gru find the love of his life? Will the girls have a much needed mother figure in their lives? Will the Minions ever be nice to each other? These and many more questions are asked AND answered in this extremely entertaining sequel.
Directed by Chris Renaud and Pierre Coffin Despicable Me 2 features an all-star voice cast including: Steve Carell, Kristin Wiig, Benjamin Bratt, Miranda Cosgrove, Russell Brand, Steve Coogan, Ken Jeong, Elsie Fisher, Dana Gaier, Moisés Arias. You can be the first to own it on Digital HD November 26th, 2013 or you can bring it home on Blu-ray combo pack DVD combo pack on December 10th, 2103.
Bonus Features Exclusive to Blu-ray Combo Pack and Blu-ray 3D Combo Pack:
- Three All-New Mini-Movies Starring the Minions — Introduced by Gru
- Panic in the Mailroom
- Training Wheels
- The Making of the Mini-Movies – A fun-filled take on the making of the mini-movies through the eyes of the artists who made them.
- Deleted Scene
- The Minions – A visit to Illumination Entertainment in Paris and Los Angeles to hear what it’s really like to work with the Minions.
- Evil Minions – Bigger, badder and more purple than ever, the newest and fiercest addition to the Minion species can chew through metal and swallow a car. Find out more about the process that led to their creation and design.
- A Gru-Some Transformation – A sit-down with Steve Carell as he discusses the transformation of Gru from the ultimate super-villain to super-dad and international spy.
- El Hombre Malo: The Villainy Of El Macho – Every great story needs a good villain, and Despicable Me 2 brings on the diabolico in the form of El Macho! Learn about the creation of this character and the actor who brought him to life: Benjamin Bratt.
Bonus Features on Blu-ray & DVD:
- Gru’s Girls – Miranda Cosgrove, Elsie Kate Fisher and Dana Gaier weigh in on working with Steve Carell and playing the daughters of a world-famous super-villain!
- Gadgets Galore – Lipstick tasers, magnet ships, foam dart dispensers and jelly guns—these are the nifty gadgets of Despicable Me 2. Illumination Entertainment pulls back the curtain on what it takes to build a world that would leave even James Bond envious.
- Feature Commentary With Directors Chris Renaud & Pierre Coffin
Click HERE to preorder your copy of Despicable Me 2 and get the family together to curl up on the couch for popcorn and movie night again and again and again.