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Minions: The Rise of Gru movie release date put on hold as France enters lockdown

Illumination and Universal’s Minions: The Rise of Gru has been moved from its global release slot of late June and early July owing to the deepening COVID-19 pandemic and subsequent lockdown in many countries across the globe. The move was spurred by the current lockdown in France that incorporates Illumination’s …

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Minions strut London Fashion Week’s catwalk with Bobby Abley collection

Illumination’s Minions has joined the ranks of London’s high street through a new collection launched by the UK designer, Bobby Abley at London Fashion Week. In a first for both the designer and the blockbuster Minions franchise, the collection was unveiled on the catwalk this week before launching into Primark …

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DreamWorks Animation drops new trailer for Trolls World Tour

Universal has dropped the latest trailer for the upcoming feature film, DreamWorks Animation’s Trolls World Tour, the awaited sequel to 2016’s original Trolls film. Anna Kendrick and Justin Timberlake reprise their roles as Poppy and Branch as they discover that they are one of six different Troll tribes scattered over …

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Universal celebrates 35 years of Back to the Future

Universal has turned the clocks back to celebrate the 35th anniversary of the beloved film franchise, Back to the Future, with the launch of a whole programme of ‘inspired-by’ merchandise, theatrical re-releases, celebrations, digital content and more. Proceedings officially kicked of on October 21st, the fan-created anniversary of the date …

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Spin Master: “How to Train Your Dragon has been a phenomenally successful franchise for us”

The Canadian toymaker, Spin Master is continuing to champion the Dreamworks How to Train Your Dragon brand, highlighting it as a ‘phenomenally successful franchise,” amid its latest toy launch. A gathering of ten family influencers met at London’s Rainforest Café last weekend to celebrate the launch of the Dreamworks’ How …

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Universal launches Jurassic World Evolution: Claire’s Sanctuary

Universal Pictures is continuing to build out its Jurassic World universe with the launch of a new digital spin-off in Jurassic World Evolution: Claire’s Sanctuary. Created by Frontier Developments, the new platform is a premium downloadable content pack for PC< PlayStation 4 and Xbox One and includes a host of …

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Universal’s Classic Monsters rise up at Universal Studios retail

Universal’s Classic Monsters appear to have risen once again, this time as the focal point of an entire retail destination within Universal Studios Florida. The studio has revamped its Cyber Image Store – a former Terminator 2: 3D gift shop – into a curated Universal’s Classic Monsters shop, moving away …

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