Minions: The Rise of Gru (2021)

Trailer
2:55 | Trailer

Post-production

Expected July 2, 2021
The untold story of one twelve-year-old's dream to become the world's greatest supervillain.

Directors:

Kyle Balda, Brad Ableson (co-director) | 1 more credit »

Writers:

Brian Lynch (story by), Matthew Fogel (story by) | 2 more credits »
Reviews
Popularity
3,498 ( 158)

Production Notes from IMDbPro

Status: Post-production | See complete list of  »
Updated: 19 March 2020
More Info: See more production information about this title on IMDbPro.

Videos

Photos

Edit

Cast

Credited cast, sorted by IMDb STARmeter:
Steve Carell ... Gru (voice)
Lucy Lawless ... Nunchuk (voice)
Jean-Claude Van Damme ... Jean Clawed (voice)
Michelle Yeoh ... Master Chow (voice)
Julie Andrews ... Marlena Gru (voice)
Taraji P. Henson ... Belle Bottom (voice)
Danny Trejo ... Stronghold (voice)
Dolph Lundgren ... Svengeance (voice)
Alan Arkin ... Wild Knuckles (voice)
Russell Brand ... Dr. Nefario (voice)
RZA ... (voice)
John Flanagan John Flanagan ... (voice)
Pierre Coffin ... Kevin / Stuart / Bob / Minions (voice)
Learn more

More Like This 

Minions (2015)
Animation | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Minions Stuart, Kevin, and Bob are recruited by Scarlet Overkill, a supervillain who, alongside her inventor husband Herb, hatches a plot to take over the world.

Directors: Kyle Balda, Pierre Coffin
Stars: Sandra Bullock, Jon Hamm, Michael Keaton
Banana (2010)
Animation | Short | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

The minions chase a banana and apple around the lab.

Directors: Kyle Balda, Samuel Tourneux
Stars: Pierre Coffin, Lauren Davi, Fletcher McGaughey
Animation | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Gru meets his long-lost, charming, cheerful, and more successful twin brother Dru, who wants to team up with him for one last criminal heist.

Directors: Kyle Balda, Pierre Coffin, and 1 more credit »
Stars: Steve Carell, Kristen Wiig, Trey Parker
Animation | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

When Gru, the world's most super-bad turned super-dad has been recruited by a team of officials to stop lethal muscle and a host of Gru's own, He has to fight back with new gadgetry, cars, and more minion madness.

Directors: Pierre Coffin, Chris Renaud
Stars: Steve Carell, Kristen Wiig, Benjamin Bratt
Despicable Me (2010)
Animation | Comedy | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

When a criminal mastermind uses a trio of orphan girls as pawns for a grand scheme, he finds their love is profoundly changing him for the better.

Directors: Pierre Coffin, Chris Renaud
Stars: Steve Carell, Jason Segel, Russell Brand
Home Makeover (2010)
Animation | Short | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

A social worker is coming to Gru's house to check if it's suitable for children. Margo, Edith, Agnes and the Minions must take care of the situation.

Directors: Kyle Balda, Samuel Tourneux
Stars: Miranda Cosgrove, Dana Gaier, Elsie Fisher
Animation | Short | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Gru, one of the world's greatest villains and fathers, has invented a new weapon, the Minion Gun, a machine capable of turning ordinary humans into Minions. He has let his three daughters (... See full summary »

Stars: Steve Carell, Miranda Cosgrove, Dana Gaier
Animation | Short | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

Three new mini-movies from the creators of Despicable Me. Orientation Day: Three freshly cloned minions go through the wacky orientation process at the evil laboratories of Gru. Home ... See full summary »

Director: Chris Renaud
Stars: Miranda Cosgrove, Dana Gaier, Elsie Fisher
Minion Scouts (Video 2019)
Animation | Short | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

When Margo, Agnes and Edith return from Badger Scout camp, three of the Minions are entranced by the girls' merit badges. Their own attempt at scout camp results in attracting a bear, ... See full summary »

Directors: Guy Bar'ely, Frank Baradat
Stars: Miranda Cosgrove, Dana Gaier, Nev Scharrel
Animation | Action | Adventure

In a realm known as Lumandra, a re-imagined Earth inhabited by an ancient civilization, a warrior named Raya is determined to find the last dragon.

Directors: Paul Briggs, Dean Wellins
Stars: Awkwafina, Cassie Steele
Animation | Adventure | Comedy

Plot unknown. Fourth installment of the 'Despicable Me' franchise.

Adventure | Comedy | Family

A modern take on the classic "Swiss Family Robinson" about a shipwrecked family living on a remote island.

Stars: Steve Carell
Edit

Storyline

In the heart of the 1970s, amidst a flurry of feathered hair and flared jeans, Gru (Steve Carell) is growing up in the suburbs. A fanboy of a supervillain supergroup known as the Vicious 6, Gru hatches a plan to become evil enough to join them. Luckily, he gets some mayhem-making back-up from his loyal followers, the Minions. Together, Kevin, Stuart, Bob, and Otto - a new Minion sporting braces and a desperate need to please - deploy their skills as they and Gru build their first lair, experiment with their first weapons, and pull off their first missions. When the Vicious 6 oust their leader, legendary fighter Wild Knuckles (Alan Arkin), Gru interviews to become their newest member. It doesn't go well (to say the least), and only gets worse after Gru outsmarts them and suddenly finds himself the mortal enemy of the apex of evil. On the run, Gru will turn to an unlikely source for guidance, Wild Knuckles, and discover that even bad guys need a little help from their friends. Written by Universal Pictures

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

Brace Yourself


Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The third Illumination film to be produced in 2.35:1, after Despicable Me 3 (2017) and The Grinch (2018). See more »

Quotes

Gru: Did you just trade my future for a PET ROCK?
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.
Edit

Details

Country:

USA | Japan | France

Language:

English | Vietnamese

Release Date:

2 July 2021 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Minions: The Rise of Gru See more »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

DTS (DTS: X)| Dolby Atmos (Dolby Atmos+Vision)| Auro 11.1 | SDDS | Dolby Digital | Dolby Surround 7.1

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.39 : 1
See full technical specs »

Contribute to This Page

Free Movies and TV Shows You Can Watch Now

On IMDb TV, you can catch Hollywood hits and popular TV series at no cost. Select any poster below to play the movie, totally free!

Browse free movies and TV series



Recently Viewed