Gru, his adorable girls, and the mischievous Minions are back with a cast of unforgettable new characters in the blockbuster sequel to the worldwide phenomenon. Just as Gru has given up being super-bad to be a super-dad, the Anti-Villain League recruits him to track down a new criminal mastermind and save the world. Partnered with secret agent Lucy Wilde, Gru, along with the wildly unpredictable Minions, must figure out how to keep his cover while also keeping up with his duties as a father. Assemble the Minions for laugh-out-loud comedy in "one of the funniest, most enjoyable movies ever!"
In Other Languages
|Spanish||Mi Villano Favorito 2|
|Portuguese||Meu Malvado Favorito 2|
- July 13, 2010: While the first Despicable Me was playing in theaters, a sequel was announced.
- June 16, 2011: The film's release date was specificially modified to July 3, 2013. No further new films were announced until July 23, 2012.
- March 2, 2012: A teaser trailer was released with no footage from the film whatsoever.
|Format||Country of origin||Date|
|Teaser trailer||Worldwide||March 2, 2012|
|Theatrical trailer||Worldwide||November 2, 2012|
|Theatrical trailer #2||Worldwide||March 21, 2013|
|Original theatrical||USA||July 3, 2013|
|Digital HD||USA||November 26, 2013|
|Blu-ray Disc/DVD||USA||December 10, 2013|
|Cable television||USA||November 8, 2015|
|Terrestrial television (NBC)||USA||June 19, 2016|
Home video timeline
- Main article: Home video timeline for the Despicable Me series
The Despicable Me 2 DVD began production of copies on September 13, 2013. It was released in stores on December 10, 2013. Bonus material includes:
- "Gru's Girls"
- "Gadgets Galore"
- Feature Audio Commentary with Directors Chris Renaud and Pierre Coffin
The film also contains English, Spanish and French spoken languages and subtitles, as well as a DVS audio track.
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