Hollywood Reporter – Box Office Preview: ‘Despicable Me 3’ Eyes $90M-Plus July Fourth Debut

Sony’s modestly budgeted ‘Baby Driver’ also looks poised for a big holiday weekend. Despicable Me 3 will be released in China on June 7th. The last installment took in more than $50 million at the Chinese box office in early 2014.

June 29, 2017

‘Look for Gru and his devoted minions to light up the July Fourth box office.

Universal and Illumination Entertainment’s animated threequel, Despicable Me 3, should ignite plenty of fireworks in its debut at the box office this weekend. Showing no signs of sequel slowdown, the animated tentpole is tracking to open at $90 million or more for the three-day frame before racking up more big numbers on Monday and Tuesday, the official holiday.’

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