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FILM DETAILS
Certificate U
Cast
Kristen Wiig
Steve Carell
Russell Brand
Ken Jeong
Steve Coogan
Benjamin Bratt
Directors
Chris Renaud
Pierre Coffin
Screenwriters
Ken Daurio
Cinco Paul
Running Time
98 minutes

Despicable Me 2
Gru wants to be a minionaire


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Plot
Former supervillain Gru (Carell) is now concentrating on being a full-time dad to the three orphans he has adopted, but he’s called into action by Agent Lucy Wilde (Wiig) and the Anti-Villain League to investigate the theft of a top-secret lab.


Verdict
It falters in the middle and hesitates unnecessarily in setting up the love story, but Gru still has charm and kids will adore the Minions.


Reviewed by Helen O'Hara

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