Minions are yellow henchmen, who have existed since the beginning of beginning, evolving from a yellow single-cell organisms into beings who have only one purpose: to serve the most ambitious villains. After their masters were destroyed, they decide to isolate themselves from the world and start a new life in Antarctica.
Sometime in the 60s, the lack of a master drives them into depression, so bravest minion and two other volunteers set out to find a new one. They arrive at a villain convention, where they compete for the right to be henchmen for Scarlet Overkill, a stylish and ambitious villain determined to dominate the world and become the first female super-villain…
I don’t often go for kids CGI movies, and this is no exception. The trailer is enough for me, really.
The cast of Minions includes Sandra Bullock, Steve Coogan, Steve Carell, Jon Hamm, Katy Mixon, Hiroyuki Sanada and Jennifer Saunders as the Queen, and you’ve got a while to wait as it’s not released in the UK until June 26th 2015.
Check out the trailer below and click on the poster for the full-size image:
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