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Megamind (2010)

PG  |   |  Animation, Action, Comedy  |  5 November 2010 (USA)
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The supervillain Megamind finally defeats his nemesis, the superhero Metro Man. But without a hero, he loses all purpose and must find new meaning to his life.


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Cast overview, first billed only:
Megamind (voice)
Metro Man (voice)
Roxanne Ritchie (voice)
Tighten (voice)
Minion (voice)
Bernard (voice)
Jessica Schulte ...
Emily Nordwind ...
Lady Scott (voice)
Warden (voice)
Ella Olivia Stiller ...
Schoolchild (voice)
Quinn Dempsey Stiller ...
Schoolchild (voice)
Brian Hopkins ...
Prisoner (voice)
Prison Guard (voice)


After super-villain Megamind (Ferrell) kills his good-guy nemesis, Metro Man (Pitt), he becomes bored since there is no one left to fight. He creates a new foe, Titan (Hill), who, instead of using his powers for good, sets out to destroy the world, positioning Megamind to save the day for the first time in his life. Written by IMDb Editors

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for action and some language | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

5 November 2010 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Master Mind  »

Box Office


$130,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$46,016,833 (USA) (5 November 2010)


$148,337,537 (USA) (18 February 2011)

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Technical Specs


Sound Mix:

(Dolby Surround 7.1)| |


Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Did You Know?


Justin Theroux:  Script consultant as Megamind's father. See more »


When Megamind, disguised as Bernard, is in the library with Roxanne, the book he reads before the next scene is titled 'Megamind Unmasked'. The back of the book is actually a summary of a different book, 'The Happiest Me I Can Be' which is a book not seen until later into the movie. See more »


[first lines]
Megamind: Here's my day so far: went to jail, lost the girl of my dreams and got my butt kicked pretty good. Still, things could be a lot worse. Oh, that's right... I'm falling to my death. Guess they can't. How did it all come to this? Well, my end starts at the beginning... The very beginning!
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Crazy Credits

There is a scene in the closing credits: at the Evil Lair, Minion discovers a rehydrated Bernard in the washing machine, and uses the forget-me stick on him. See more »


Followed by Megamind: The Button of Doom (2011) See more »


Bad To The Bone
Written by George Thorogood
Performed by George Thorogood & The Destroyers
Courtesy of Capitol Records
Under license from EMI Film & Television Music
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Possibly The New Shrek!
12 August 2011 | by See all my reviews

I don't remember the last time I enjoyed an animated movie this much! One reason being the gorgeous 3D animation-I mean...look at Minion's dome! I was gee-king inside and out on how detailed this movie is from the characters to the scenery. Every time I watch the movie, I always spot something new! Megamind shouldn't have been advertised as a full blown comedy, because this movie held plenty of deep lessons to be learned and so laughter was a little on the offside at times, but those tender moments were probably the best part of the movie! Will Ferrell, Tina Fey, and especially David Cross impressed me with their voice acting talent! I felt as though they ARE the just felt real to me.

Megamind has a lot of great lines and is a great family film! A must see!

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