Box Office: ‘Despicable Me 3’ Nears $100M on July Fourth

Elsewhere, 'Baby Driver' continued to impress, while Will Ferrell and Amy Poehler's 'The House' is further demolished. read more

‘Despicable Me 3’s’ Debt to Grace Jones and Three Other Revelations About the Film

Illumination's latest also includes a minion that takes a cue from Chris Meledandri.read more

Which Animated Threequel Is Summer’s Best?

'Despicable Me 3' and 'Cars 3' opened just weeks apart, and share a surprising number of similarities.read more

‘Despicable Me 3’ and Cinema’s Soap Opera Problem

Only the rarest of projects (see: 'Star Wars') fares well by using the long-lost-brother plot device.read more

Weekend Box Office: ‘Despicable Me 3’ No. 1 With $75M; ‘Baby Driver’ Runs ‘The...

The 'Despicable Me' entry came in notably behind expectations in a surprise twist, while 'Baby Driver' is proving a powerful antidote to summer popcorn fare with a $30 million...

‘Despicable Me 3’ Isn’t Great, But Does It Matter?

Illumination may have trouble reaching the critical heights of Pixar, but the once-upstart studio has become a force to be reckoned with.read more

What to Watch Over the July Fourth Weekend

New in theaters and on TV over the July Fourth break: 'Baby Driver,' 'Despicable Me 3,' 'The House' and 'Okja.'

In Theaters This Weekend: Reviews of ‘Despicable Me 3,’ ‘Baby Driver’ and More

Read what THR's critics are saying about Will Ferrell and Amy Poehler in 'The House' and Aubrey Plaza, Alison Brie and Dave Franco in 'The Little Hours.'read more

Box Office Preview: ‘Despicable Me 3’ Eyes $90M-Plus July Fourth Debut

Elsewhere, Edgar Wright's 'Baby Driver' should be a big winner in the holiday parade, while Will Ferrell and Amy Poehler's 'The House' may fizzle quickly. read more

Inside the Minion-Filled ‘Despicable Me 3’ Premiere With Steve Carell, Kristen Wiig

Pharell Williams also joined Carell and Wiig on the yellow carpet in Los Angeles, and they weren't the only ones strutting their stuff. read more