illumination Archives

Universal Announces the Cast and Poster for Sing 2
Now, granted, Illumination had already struck gold with the Minions, but that doesn't mean that anyone was going to see one of their movies without any minions in it So when Sing came out, no one was really sure if it would have any sort of impact It was a December release, which is a[...]
[CinemaCon 2019] 10 Character Posters from The Secret Life of Pets 2
Universal and Illumination have been dropping character posters and trailers for The Secret Life of Pets 2 for a while now While the marketing has been cut what it hasn't done is show us exactly what the movie is going to be out There is a very good chance that Paramount Pictures is going to[...]
Illumination 'Super Mario Bros.' Animated Film Looking at 2022 Release
Last year, it was confirmed by Shigeru Miyamoto that Nintendo and animation studio Illumination were partnering up to create a new Super Mario Bros film. According to a new report from Game Informer, Nintendo President Shuntaro Furukawa revealed during today's financial briefing an expected release date for the animated feature film. "The development of animated film based on Super Mario Bros[...]
Titan Declassifies New Minions Comic
In their November solicitations, Titan Comics announced a new Minions comic book, Viva Le Boss, with the following solicitation: Minions Viva Le Boss #1
grinch 2018
I mean, Grinch. Illumination, the studio behind Universal's animated features as Despicable Me and Minions, is behind this new take on the classic 1957 Dr Seuss story The original animated film first premiered in 1966 and has remained a seminal touchstone of the holiday season. Just in case you aren't familiar — The Grinch, a green creature with a remarkably small[...]
Shigeru Miyamoto Reveals Why Illumination Is Making The Mario Movie
In case you've been wondering why Nintendo decided to go with Illumination as the company to make the Super Mario Bros movie, you're in luck, because Shigeru Miyamoto was kind enough to answer that very question during an investors meeting Below is a translated response from a phone call on February 1st where someone asked Miyamoto how[...]
Mario Bros.
In a new report posted by The Wall Street Journal (via Kotaku), Nintendo is in early talks with Illumination and Universal Pictures to bring the Mario Bros to the big screen for an animated feature. credit//Nintendo This isn't that surprising of a decision on the part of Nintendo Illumination is the studio behind Despicable Me, which brought[...]
Secret Life Of Pets Soaring At Box Office
Now Captain America still leads when you look at the global take, but the film is producing far better than the studio had hoped. That caused some to worry that Dory would stand in the way of Illumination / Universal's new animated feature The Secret Life of Pets. Nope… nothing to worry about here. The film is estimated[...]