The latest installment of Illumination Ent.’s blockbuster franchise, which grossed $1 billion worldwide following its summer release, is coming home on disc and on demand as Universal Pictures Home Entertainment releases Despicable Me 3 on December 5. Already available on digital, the continued adventures of Gru, Lucy, the girls and those irresistible Minions would make a great holiday gift on DVD, Blu-ray or 4K Ultra HD — complete with special features and all-new mini movie.
To mark the release, our pals at UPHE have hooked us up with a an adorable clip inspired by one of the film’s sweeter moments. Scroll down to check out the late-night promo for Agnes’ “Super Cute Toy Sale.”
In Despicable Me 3, after he is fired from the Anti-Villain League for failing to take down Balthazar Bratt (Trey Parker, South Park), the latest evil mastermind to threaten humanity, Gru (Steve Carrell) finds himself in the midst of a major identity crisis. But when a mysterious stranger shows up to inform Gru that he has a long-lost twin brother — a brother who desperately wishes to follow in his twin’s despicable footsteps — the former super-villain rediscovers just how good it feels to be bad.
Directed by Kyle Balda and Pierre Coffin with Eric Guillon as co-director, the film also features the voices of Kristen Wiig, Miranda Cosgrove, Steve Coogan, Jenny Slate, Dana Gaier, and Julie Andrews. Pharrell Williams provided original songs, with score by Heitor Pereira.
Bonus Features on 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray, DVD & Digital are:
- All-New Mini Movie — The Secret Life of Kyle
- Minion Moments — Watch the Minions cause more hilarious mayhem with Gru
- Deleted Scene — With intro by Dana Gaier, the voice of Edith
- Character Profiles — The inside scoop on the most popular characters, from the actors who play them
- The Making of Despicable Me 3 — A behind-the-scenes look at the making of the movie
- Developing Dru — Behind the scenes character development of Dru
- The AVL Files — Through the lens of the Anti-Villain League’s hi-tech database, this ultra secret, interactive surveillance briefing showcases all of the agency’s amazing creations and top agents
- Freedonia Visitors Guide — Welcome to Freedonia! See all that the town has to offer with this interactive map. From its world class cheese, to its beautiful coastline, Freedonia has it all!
- Despicable Me TV — Tune in for some fabulous fun with these Despicable Me 3 infomercials. Includes “Balthazar Bratt Action Figure,” “Bad Boy Bod by Balthazar Bratt” and “Agnes’ Super Cute, Incredibly Amazing Toy Sale.”
- “Doowit” Sing-Along — Sing along with Pharrell Williams as the Minions plot their escape from prison
- “Yellow Light” Music Video — Official music video by Pharrell Williams
- Minion Mugshots — The Minions add to the long list of celebrity mugshots in their very own “rogues gallery.”
- Wanted Posters — Have you seen these Minions wanted for various crimes?