Despicable Me (2010)
Director: Pierre Coffin, Chris Renaud
Writers: Ken Daurio, Sergio Pablos, Cinco Paulo
Cast: Steve Carell, Jason Segel, Russell Brand, Julie Andrews, Will Arnett, Kristen Wiig, Miranda Kass Graf / Dana Gale / Elsie Fisher / Pierre Coffin / Chris Renaud / Jemaine Clement / Jack McBrayer / Danny McBride/ Mindy Kaling/ Rob Huebel/ Ken Daurio/ Ken Jeong/ …
Region: USA / France
Release: 2010-06-20 (Moscow Film Festival) / 2010-07-09 (USA)
Length: 95 minutes
Also known as: Despicable Me / The Bad Guy (Hong Kong) / Stealing the Sky for a “Moon” (Hong Kong) / I’m Cheap / Baby’s Me
Rating: IMDB 7.6 / Rotten Tomatoes 81%
The super villain Grew (voiced by Steve Carell) was dissatisfied with the emergence of new thieves after hearing the news that the Egyptian pyramids were stolen, so he decided to take on Dr. Nafario (voiced by Russell Brand). With the help of the dub) build a rocket and blast off to steal the moon. During the loan process to the badass bank, the shrinking ray gun stolen by Gru is snatched by the new thief Victor (voiced by Jason Segel). In order to recapture the shrinking ray gun, Gru decided to adopt three orphans—Margot (voiced by Miranda Cosgrove), Edith (voiced by Dana Gaier) and Agnes (voiced by Elaine Cosgrove). Hey Fisher (voiced by Elsie Fisher), took advantage of their opportunity to enter Victor’s castle to sell biscuits to carry out theft, and then secretly disposed of the three children after the plan was successful. However, in the ordinary daily life, Gru finds himself increasingly inseparable from these three little ghosts, but such emotional matters will seriously affect the careful plan of Stealing the Moon…
“Despicable Me” is a 2010 American 3D computer-animated comedy film produced by Illumination and directed by Pierre Coffin and Chris Renaud. The movie follows the story of Gru, a super-villain who plans to steal the moon, and his interactions with three orphaned girls he adopts as part of a scheme to steal a shrink ray. The film stars the voice talents of Steve Carell as Gru, Jason Segel as Vector, and Miranda Cosgrove as Margo.
The film explores themes of redemption, family, and the power of love. It also touches on issues of childhood trauma and the importance of positive role models.
The movie received positive reviews from critics and was a commercial success, grossing over $546 million worldwide. It has since spawned several sequels, spin-offs, and merchandise.
“Despicable Me” is known for its lovable characters, such as the Minions, who have become a pop culture phenomenon. The film also features a catchy soundtrack composed by Pharrell Williams, including the hit song “Happy.” It has become a beloved family film and has cemented its place in the animation canon.