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'Despicable Me 3' Passes $1 Billion at International Box Office
Sep 11, 2017 by: WENN
Despicable Me 3 has become the sixth highest-grossing animated movie of all time after crossing the $1 billion mark at the international box office.
The Illumination/Universal 2017 summer hit has hauled in $741.4 million at the international box office, becoming the third biggest-grossing animated movie outside North America, behind Frozen and Minions.
It's also the third highest-grossing film of any genre this year.
The film, which features the voice of Steve Carell as main character Gru, hit number one in 63 territories upon its release in June, and is now the top animated title of all time in Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Egypt and Venezuela, according to Deadline.com.
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