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Scene-stealing minions return in delightful ‘Rise of Gru'

1 month ago   |   By Boston Herald

MOVIE REVIEW
‘MINIONS: THE RISE OF GRU'
Rated PG. At AMC Boston Common, Regal Fenway, AMC South Bay and suburban theaters.
Grade B+
Banana, banana? It's been 12 years since we first met Universal's computer-animated super villain Gru and his banana-colored button-like, one-eyed and two-eyed, goggle-wearing minions named Bob, Stuart, Kevin, newbie Otto and more. Since then, we've had two sequels to “Despicable Me” and two spin-offs with the 2015 effort “Minions” and now “Minions: The Rise of Gru.”
This latest entry from Chris Meledandri's Illumination Studio is a droll and amusing origin...
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