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Minions: The Rise of Gru (2021)

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Minions: The Rise of Gru Overview

Gru gets help from the minions as they build their first lair, experiment with their first weapons, and pull off their first missions. When Gru interviews to become their newest member of the Vicious 6 and it doesn’t go well and only gets worse after Gru outsmarts them.

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The Rise of Gru Trailers & Clips

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The Rise of Gru Pictures

Movie Details

  • Release Date: July 1, 2022
  • Run Time: TBD
  • Director: Kyle Balda, Brad Ableson, Jonathan del Val
  • Writers: Brain Lynch, Matthew Fogel, Cinco Paul
Minions the Rise of Gru with Gru, Bob, Kevin, Stuart, and Otto

The Rise of Gru Cast and Characters

  • Steve Carell – Gru
  • Lucy Lawless – Nunchuk
  • Danny Trejo – Stronghold
  • Jean-Claude Van Damme – Jean Clawed
  • Michelle Yeoh – Master Chow
  • Julie Andrews – Marlena Gru
  • Dolph Lundgren – Svengeance
  • Alan Arkin – Wild Knuckles
  • Taraji P. Henson – Belle Bottom
  • Russell Brand – Dr. Nefario
  • Pierre Coffin – Kevin, Stuart, Bob, Minions

Watch Movie

Only in theaters on July 1st.

The Rise of Gru Games & Apps

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Minion Rush: Running Game

Apple and Google.

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It’s time to take a run on the wild side with the incredibly fun and despicably daring Minions!

Illumination, Universal, and Gameloft bring you Minion Rush, an endless running game that can be enjoyed offline, anytime! Run through lots of cool locations, dodging devious traps, battling vile villains, and collecting loads of bright, beautiful Bananas!

The Rise of Gru Quotes

Did you just trade my future for a pet rock?
Oh, sorry. I didn’t mean to scare you. Now, where’s Gru!?
Belle Bottom

The Rise of Gru Plot Summary (Spoilers)

Coming to theaters in July 2022.

Minions Rise of Gru Gru playing a record
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