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Universal's 'Minions' hits $1 billion in worldwide box office

Universal's 'Minions' hits $1 billion in worldwide box office

The mischievous minions Kevin, Stuart and Bob have joined the billion-dollar box-office club.  The computer-animated comedy spinoff from the "Despicable Me" franchise has topped $1 billion in worldwide box office receipts, Universal Pictures and Illumination Entertainment said Friday. And it's likely to add considerably more to its coffers when it lands in China next month. Only two animated movies have previously reached the billion-dollar mark -- Disney's "Frozen" and "Toy Story 3."   Stunning photos, celebrity homes: Get the free weekly Hot Property newsletter >> It marks another milestone for Universal, which has had a...

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