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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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Tom McGrath
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Will Ferrell ... Megamind (voice)
Brad Pitt ... Metro Man (voice)
Tina Fey ... Roxanne Ritchie (voice)
Jonah Hill ... Tighten (voice)
David Cross ... Minion (voice)
Ben Stiller ... Bernard (voice)
Justin Theroux ... Megamind's Father (voice)
Jessica Schulte Jessica Schulte ... Megamind's Mother (voice)
Tom McGrath ... Lord Scott / Prison Guard (voice)
Emily Nordwind Emily Nordwind ... Lady Scott (voice)
J.K. Simmons ... Warden (voice)
Ella Olivia Stiller Ella Olivia Stiller ... Schoolchild (voice)
Quinn Dempsey Stiller Quinn Dempsey Stiller ... Schoolchild (voice)
Brian Hopkins Brian Hopkins ... Prisoner (voice)
Christopher Knights Christopher Knights ... Prison Guard (voice)
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Storyline

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, Tighten (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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His brain is off the chain See more »


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

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Trivia

David Cross was based in London during production. While his performance was not literally "phoned in" it was recorded remotely and transmitted back to the producer. See more »

Goofs

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 »

Quotes

[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

In the closing credits, a newspaper clipping holds an equation that reads: "I-1/4(3.14) BB=Oober". This is a reference to the original name of the film and its main character, "Oobermind". See more »

Connections

References Date Night (2010) See more »

Soundtracks

Metro Man's Song
Written by Justin Theroux
Performed by Brad Pitt
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An enjoyable animation for adults and kids alike
5 November 2010 | by med77_99See all my reviews

I watched this movie tonight with my wife and kids, we really enjoyed this a lot, i found myself actually attached to the characters and intrigued by the plot. i also found myself entertained with the action scenes. my kids also enjoyed it, more so than they enjoyed the lame Alpha and Omega. I guess most of you know what the plot is, so i won't go into it. it is just fun and involves super powers and super heros battles. most of you are probably reading this to decide whether to go and see it or not, let me say, go ahead, it is worth it and enjoyable !! And i also like to add, we watched it in 2D, so im not sure how it is in 3D, but im assuming just as good if not better.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

5 November 2010 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Master Mind See more »

Filming Locations:

Detroit, Michigan, USA See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$130,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$46,016,833, 7 November 2010

Gross USA:

$148,415,853

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$321,885,765
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Dolby Digital (Dolby Surround 7.1)| SDDS | DTS | Dolby Surround 7.1

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.39 : 1
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