PG | | Animation, Comedy, Family
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.
Mr. Perkins' portrait hanged on his office wall is based on Jean Auguste Dominique Ingres' "Napoléon Bonaparte on his Imperial Throne".
This is literature? A two year old could have written this!
When Mr. Perkins of the Evil Bank shows Victor Perkins (Vector) the screen capture from his video conference with Gru, the shot that he displays never happened. It displays the Shrink Ray and all three girls at the bottom of the image with Gru. During the actual scene, the only person in the screen with the Shrink Ray present is Gru. Additionally Edith is the only daughter whom we ever see come into view on Mr. Perkins' screen.
During the Illumination opening title, a Minion walks on screen and says hi to the audience, until the Illumination logo brightens up and stuns his eye. He then faints forward and proceeds to crawl off screen.
RUR 103,405,956 (Russia) (11 July 2010)
$251,513,985 (USA) (20 January 2011)