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Megamind (2010)

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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

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis


A superhero movie with a mind of its own See more »

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?


Both Ben Stiller and Robert Downey Jr. were approached for the role of Megamind, but turned it down due to scheduling conflicts. Stiller, however, appears in the role as Bernard the curator. See more »


Early in the movie, when Roxanne is asking Megamind where he gets the equipment for his super villain lair, Minion's hand is sometimes on the back of her chair, and sometimes missing, between shots. 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

The opening title, and part of the closing credits, is composed out of a gallery of newspaper clippings and documents. See more »


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


Mr. Blue Sky
Written by Jeff Lynne
Performed by Electric Light Orchestra (as ELO)
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Some villains are born to be heroes.
13 November 2010 | by (Kuwait) – See all my reviews

Megamind, the big-headed alien always picked the last and took for granted while his rival Metroman was the school popular and the handsome boy who everyone wanted to be his friend are always in a conflict and everyone favoring Metroman, Megamind takes this chance to be a villain and extract revenge upon his rival.

Seeing the cast was quite the surprise seeing Will Farrell, Brad Pitt and Tina Fey, while i'm a huge fan of Farrell i went to this movie and it was really good, voice acting is top notch, the comedy stands out and i really liked the soundtrack since most of the songs are old-school.

This movie is recommended for everyone you will laugh and Will Farrell will draw smiles on the audience, if you get the chance to see it in 3D then go for it since the action scenes are powerful and breathtaking.

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