Despicable Me 2 is one of the biggest movies of all-time. It’s the fourth biggest animated film of all-time behind ‘ Frozen ’, ‘ Toy Story 3 ’ and ‘ The Lion King ’. So what are some mind-blowing facts about minions?
1. The appearance of the minions was inspired partially by the Jawas from Star Wars and also by Oompa Loompas from Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory.
2. All of the minions who play important parts in the movies have male names.
3. A third Despicable Me film has been confirmed.
It will be released in the summer of 2017.
4. Each minion has one of five hairstyles.
5. Minions only have three fingers.
6. Minions can survive in outer space.
They resist freezing and don’t need to breath oxygen.
7. In the first movie, the minions have slightly crooked teeth. In the second, they’re aligned.
8. Chiquita Banana created more than one billion stickers for their bananas to promote Despicable Me 2.
9. Minions are now the official Illumination Entertainment mascot.
10. The language minions speak is a mix of French, English, Italian, and Spanish with a bit of Korean and Russian thrown in.