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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?


The film's plot was based on the premise: "What if Lex Luthor defeated Superman?" 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 »


References Kill Bill: Vol. 2 (2004) See more »


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one of the best movies i've seen in the past few years or so.
28 December 2010 | by See all my reviews

There's nothing to complain about this movie. And the story was original, actually just great if you keep in mind that it is a feel good movie. Really love to see how people can still come up with good and original stories that still have a happy ending, much like the latest Shrek movie. And the music was just great (again much like the latest Shrek movie), classics such as Back in Black, Highway to Hell, Crazy Train and Cobrastyle really made me love this movie like maddd. The people at DreamWorks are obviously pure genius. I might just be a dutch 15 year old, but you are crazy if you don't like this movie.

recap: - Original - Unexpected twists - Good music

10 stars!

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I gave 'Megamind' a 4 out of 5 instead of 5 out of 5 because of 'Titan' Turfseer
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Megamind was quite attractive Mochi-Phantom
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Metroman sounds like George Clooney!! Binkles
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