Despicable Me | 2010

Directed by: Pierre Coffin, Chris Renaud

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Main Plot

Despicable Me follows the story of Gru, a supervillain who is determined to become the greatest villain in the world. Gru hatches a plan to steal the moon, but his efforts are constantly thwarted by a rival villain named Vector. In order to outsmart Vector, Gru adopts three orphan girls named Margo, Edith, and Agnes, with the intention of using them to infiltrate Vector's lair. However, as Gru spends time with the girls, he begins to develop a newfound love and care for them. Along the way, Gru also encounters the quirky Minions, his loyal yellow helpers. As the story unfolds, Gru's priorities and goals start to shift, leading to unexpected twists and turns in his journey to find happiness and redemption.


  • Gru, a supervillain voiced by Steve Carell, adopts three orphan girls to help him with his evil plans but ends up developing a paternal bond with them.
  • Jason Segel plays the character of Vector in Despicable Me. Vector is a young, ambitious supervillain who becomes Gru's main rival in the plot.
  • Dr. Nefario, a loyal and eccentric scientist, is Russell Brand's character in Despicable Me. He plays a crucial role in inventing gadgets and assisting Gru in his villainous plans.


In the conclusion of Despicable Me, Gru, a supervillain turned adoptive father, successfully steals the moon with the help of his loyal Minions. However, he realizes that his newfound love for his three adopted daughters, Margo, Edith, and Agnes, is more important than his villainous ambitions. Gru decides to return the moon and give up his life of crime to focus on being a good father. He adopts a unicorn named Kyle and opens a legitimate jelly business with the help of Dr. Nefario and the Minions. Gru's dedication to his daughters and his transformation from villain to hero is celebrated by the community, and he finds true happiness in his new life. The film ends with Gru and his family enjoying a picnic in the park, surrounded by love and laughter.

Pierre Coffin, Chris Renaud Animation Adventure Comedy Steve Carell Jason Segel Russell Brand