BY ADENIYI A.
The success of the blockbuster Minions 3D continues to increase as each week goes by. The Universal Studios animation is the new second-highest grossing animated film in Hollywood history toppling the former film in the position, Toy Story 3.
From its month of July debut Minions earned $115.7m and till date, the blockbuster has generated domestically in United States an intimidating sum of $331m. Then it did an impressive amount of $20.1m in Chinese cinemas on debut day and till date has garnered Universal the astounding amount of $1.08b across the world, making it the 15th most successful film ever.
For your information the animation, Frozen is the highest selling animation movie ever till date: with $1.27 billion earnings globally.
Unprecedentedly, Universal Studios has already had a great movie year with all its projects largely becoming blockbusters. From Jurassic World, Furious 7, Fifty Shades Of Grey and Pitch Perfect 2 to Straight Outta Compton, doing intimidating numbers in cinemas worldwide.