The first trailer has been released for Minions, the upcoming spinoff of the hit Despicable Me franchise.
The movie stars Sandra Bullock, Jon Hamm, Michael Keaton, Allison Janney, and Steve Coogan, and features a soundtrack of hit music from the ’60s. It is directed by Pierre Coffin and Kyle Balda and written by Brian Lynch.
You can read a synopsis and check out the trailer below.
The story of Universal Pictures and Illumination Entertainment’s Minions begins at the dawn of time. Starting as single-celled yellow organisms, Minions evolve through the ages, perpetually serving the most despicable of masters. After accidentally killing off so many of them””from T. rex to Napoleon””the Minions find themselves without a master to serve and fall into a deep depression.
But one Minion named Kevin has a plan, and he””alongside teenage rebel Stuart and lovable little Bob””ventures out into the world to find a new evil boss for his brethren to follow.
The trio embarks upon an adventure that ultimately leads them to their next potential master, Scarlet Overkill (Academy Award® winner Sandra Bullock), the world’s first-ever female super-villain. They travel from frigid Antarctica to 1960s New York City, ending in mod London, where they must face their biggest challenge to date: saving all of Minionkind…from annihilation.
Minions will be released in theaters on July 10, 2015.