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  1. News - China Insider - CENSORSHIP

    Despicable Me 2 banned in mainland China

    Posted Jul 26th 2013, 05:06pm by Jeremy Blum

    ... Jeremy Blum jeremy.blum@scmp.com The comical characters of the hit animated film will not be allowed in mainland theatres The little yellow minions of Despicable Me 2 will not be making an official appearance on the mainland. Despicable Me 2, the sequel to Universal Pictures’ animated 2010 hit, has been banned from opening in Chinese theatres, film site TheWrap confirmed. Despite ...

  2. News - China Insider - ANIMATION

    New animated short by former Tudou CEO draws comparisons to 'Despicable Me'

    Posted Mar 28th 2014, 07:54pm by Jeremy Blum

    ... a passing resemblance to those of the yellow Minions of Universal Pictures’ Despicable Me series. “I want to support animated works that are being produced in China,” wrote one internet commentator ...

  3. News - China Insider - Morning Clicks

    China news round-up: Bo Xilai supporter arrested, Tibetan self-immolates in Nepal

    Posted Aug 07th 2013, 07:48am by Patrick Boehler

    ... The Guardian China denies Despicable Me 2 ban. Beijing News* A former Red Guard is remorseful  for causing the killing of his mother during the Cultural Revolution. Economy Bloomberg Alibaba duels ...

  4. News - China Insider - ANIMATION

    Competition for Pixar? Chinese animation company acquires US$20m in funding

    Posted Jun 20th 2014, 06:33pm by Jeremy Blum

    ... Despicable Me films. Despite these criticisms, Light Chaser Animation Studio’s future works may heavily influence the direction of China’s domestic animation industry, which has been fiercely ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - PERFORMING ARTS

    A cappella group Lasagna lead singing boom in Hong Kong

    Posted Jun 01st 2014, 04:48am by Christy Choi

    ... Christy Choi christy.choi@scmp.com Lasagna performers show there's fun to be had as art form takes off in Hong Kong A cappella singers are working in harmony "Ba ba ba, ba banana, Ba ba ba, ba banana, bananaaaa," they sing to the tune of The Beach Boys' Barbara Ann. The silly refrain from the minions of the movie Despicable Me sums up the kind of playful ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - CHARITIES

    Colourful pharaohs rule in annual Sedan Chair Race on The Peak

    Posted Oct 27th 2014, 06:07am by ELIZABETH CHEUNG

    ... Elizabeth Cheung elizabeth.cheung@scmp.com Egyptian kings and some giant dalmatians catch eye in colourful annual race on Peak Pharaohs rule in the sedan chair dress stakes Egyptian pharaohs, rotund little yellow minions from the Despicable Me movie franchise and giant dalmatians mingled as they made their way to the 2km finishing point in the annual Sedan Chair Race ...

  7. News - World - CINEMA

    Despite some big flops, Hollywood has record US$4.7 billion blockbuster summer

    Posted Sep 04th 2013, 12:00am by AP

    ... Despicable Me 2 and Paramount's World War Z, The Lone Ranger became the masked face of Hollywood's summer. It was the most spectacular flop among many others, including Turbo, After Earth, ...

  8. News - World - OSCARS

    American Hustle and Gravity each receive 10 Oscar nominations

    Posted Jan 16th 2014, 10:41pm by AFP

    ... “Her”; Bob Nelson, “Nebraska.” 10. Animated Feature Film: “The Croods”; “Despicable Me 2”; “Ernest & Celestine”; “Frozen”; “The Wind Rises.” 11. Production Design: “American Hustle,” ... Original Song: “Alone Yet Not Alone” from “Alone Yet Not Alone,” Bruce Broughton and Dennis Spiegel; “Happy” from “Despicable Me 2,” Pharrell Williams; “Let It Go” from “Frozen,” Kristen ...

  9. News - China Insider - YOUTUBE

    YouTubers react to Occupy Central with summaries, spoofs and songs

    Posted Oct 14th 2014, 11:02am by Jeremy Blum

    ... 2008's Forgetting Sarah Marshall and 2010's Despicable Me, commented on Occupy Central in an episode of his YouTube show The Trews (a portmanteau of "true" and "news"), ...

  10. News - Hong Kong

    Movie guide: Capsule listing of current releases

    Posted Oct 16th 2013, 08:07pm by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

    ... Faris, James Caan and Will Forte. Written by Erica Rivinoja, John Francis Daley and Jonathan Goldstein. Directed by Cody Cameron and Kris Pearn. (1:34) PG. “Despicable Me 2” — The seemingly ...




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