Excerpt: There are some movies that are a real treat to review. Despicable Me fits into that category. I knew very little about this film. I am normally so busy with Family Friendly Gaming that I rarely get to the movie theater. I had heard about Despicable Me, and knew my own son was excited about it.
Excerpt: The marketing campaign for this film stunk and I had no desire to see it in the theaters (and neither did my kids) but was willing to give it a try on Blu-ray. Surprisingly there's a touching story behind the fantastic animation as the villain becomes the hero and discovers he does have a heart...
Excerpt: In "despicable Me" there's a really funny moment where the main character Gru ( Steve Carrell ) is laying out the rules of his home to three little girls he recently adopted. Gru says "You will not cry, or sneeze or barf or fart!
Conclusion: Overall, 'Despicable Me 3D' is a terrific package. This four disc combo includes an excellent film, stellar audio/video, plenty of special features, and three additional ways to watch the film (2D Blu-ray, DVD, and digital copy).
Conclusion: Overall, I was very impressed with this three disc package. 'Despicable Me' is a fun movie that folks of all ages should enjoy. This is a no brainer for a family movie night selection or just a relaxing sit down for that matter.
Excerpt: The Movie Steve Carell stars as the heavily accented, often grumpy voice of Gru, the title character of Despicable Me . Gru is the product of bad parenting (even with Julie Andrews as his mom, go figure) and so he has embraced a life of über-villainy, but with competition among his ilk heating up,...
Excerpt: The Film Although you might not know it from watching Date Night , Steve Carell is a very funny man. The star of "The Office" and The 40-Year-Old Virgin has had a hit-or-miss run on the big screen, but Despicable Me is the perfect vehicle for him.