Film Theory: The Minions in Minions AREN'T MINIONS!

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What IS a Minion? That was the question I started with when working on this theory. I wanted to REALLY understand these little guys, so I started searching the movies for information. Well Theorists, I found more that I expected buried in the Minions and Despicable Me movies. A LOT more. So much that I can definitely say that the Minions in the movies are NOT Minions. You'll have to watch to find out WHY!
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Credits:
Writers: Matthew Patrick and Mark Hofmeyer
Editors: Danial "BanditRants" Keristoufi, Forrest Lee, and Dan "Cybert" Seibert
Assistant Editor: AlyssaBeCrazy
Sound Editor: Yosi Berman

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Aisukyubu
Aisukyubu 30 minutit tagasi
Imo minions won't really realize that they are powerful enough to be their own masters of their own since for centuries they still are finding the strongest evil villain to serve.
Jannis Finkeldei
Jannis Finkeldei 31 minut tagasi
Just a question. In my opinion the szene from 9:57 doesn't really proof, that he favoures some minions, because the original text says: "Didn't I get you already".
TrashPandaDruid
TrashPandaDruid 2 tundi tagasi
The minions are indo-europeans confirmed.
Proatnothing
Proatnothing 2 tundi tagasi
The minions could asexually reproduce
Peter Parker ee19b110
Peter Parker ee19b110 4 tundi tagasi
How many times did you say Minions in this single video lol
DS_V
DS_V 4 tundi tagasi
Actually gru didn’t kiss that one minion because he already did. Not because he doesn’t like that minion (9:54)
Pop Cat
Pop Cat 5 tundi tagasi
BIRTH day*
Pop Cat
Pop Cat 5 tundi tagasi
....(why am I doing this)..my birth DAY is 2012
Pop Cat
Pop Cat 5 tundi tagasi
I knew minions spoke a mix of languages cuz for ok/yes it’s ‘si’ which is Spanish Edit: and some of their language is English
Dibyendu Das
Dibyendu Das 7 tundi tagasi
Me reading the title: *99.9999 of my brain cells are gone now*
mrudula james
mrudula james 8 tundi tagasi
Minions look like single celled bacteria with flagella😉😁...having their own DNA.
Endater
Endater 11 tundi tagasi
I use to have a DVD of the first movie and I'm pretty sure there was a behind the scenes video that mentioned that Gru made the minions
Kale Deal
Kale Deal 13 tundi tagasi
I thought this video would be about the Holocaust experiments theory
Robloxgamingstudio
Robloxgamingstudio 14 tundi tagasi
It is funny that why lot kid watch it me watch it 215 time.
xNight_441
xNight_441 16 tundi tagasi
If you clone a human its still a human same with minions
Puntti Possu
Puntti Possu 16 tundi tagasi
have you gone insane
Add 2chart
Add 2chart 20 tundi tagasi
If its not a minion the its a yellow pill shaped creature. XD
Keon Kaill
Keon Kaill 20 tundi tagasi
can you do a video explaining how aquaman does to swim that fast
Bob Ross
Bob Ross 20 tundi tagasi
The minions were based off of Jewish children captured by the nazis. They were given large helmets to restrict their breathing and sight. The heavy helmets also stunted their growth, causing them to be short and wearing goggles.
Happy Harper
Happy Harper 20 tundi tagasi
ok
Marshal martens
Marshal martens 20 tundi tagasi
I think it's in the behind the scenes section of the movie but gru actually was the creator of ALL minions using hard boiled egg yokes and in the minions movie they retconned it so that the minions have always existed which makes no sense but hey they needed a loose plot so they can make money off of milking the popularity of the minions just like frozen two milked it and was way worse then the first one
Ramon 079
Ramon 079 21 tund tagasi
Ive never liked the minions i only like the 3 main ones and only for some of the jokes.
Max Warwick
Max Warwick 22 tundi tagasi
EEEEEEEEEE
Jotaro Kujo
Jotaro Kujo Päev tagasi
What if there were more tribes of minions?
Ahmet Burak Demiralay
Ahmet Burak Demiralay Päev tagasi
Make a video about " Love, Death and Robots" please...
Alyx
Alyx Päev tagasi
Lol I actually went to that minion ride at universal studios, it was kinda cool 🤧🤧
Mike Beets
Mike Beets Päev tagasi
I was told/read somewhere when the first movie came out that minions were genetically modified corn pops cereal. Couldn't ever find anything confirming that, but I've always liked that theory.
potatomaster634
potatomaster634 Päev tagasi
Couldn’t there just have been... ya know... More ‘clans’ of minions that all found Gru?
iamthecoolest
iamthecoolest Päev tagasi
okey MatPat is the perfect example of taking kid animated movies WAY too far
Gogglethron 6000
Gogglethron 6000 Päev tagasi
Another thing might be gru and dr naffario after discovering the minions went out to diffrent islands to discover more, who is to say that the ones we followed werent a small amount that the actual number of minions?
Marlenehibiskus
Marlenehibiskus Päev tagasi
I hate minions
aaazedo
aaazedo Päev tagasi
Mat is a diferent father .... " hey so you like minions ? ...hmmm.... did you know they are actually PEOPLE that have been FORCIBLY transformed into MINIONS .... kinda cool "
Builder 101
Builder 101 Päev tagasi
Yo do a theory on Jack Stauber PLEASE. His videos are CREEPY and need some explanation.
Ron
Ron Päev tagasi
Film theory by Ron: #2 content creators are real life EEpost minions. Their secret: your a big dumb dumb head with hopes of becoming a minion some day.
Mr. A
Mr. A Päev tagasi
That Minion robot picture is going to haunt my nightmares
216trixie
216trixie Päev tagasi
What's with the purple ribbon around your neck?
Brett Strawn
Brett Strawn Päev tagasi
Fun Fact: what minions say can actually be translated.
James
James Päev tagasi
Tbh mat this video could have been much shorter. Entertaining nonetheless
nurse.
nurse. Päev tagasi
ok but like that clip of oliver brought back that christmas morning feeling and it made me so happy- also, that means 10,170 minions are clones
Thomas Mercer
Thomas Mercer Päev tagasi
My oldest son is five, MatPat, and your Ollie reminds me so much of him at two that it's ridiculous.
Isaac Solbrig Kroner
Isaac Solbrig Kroner Päev tagasi
Why is half the title literally the word “minion”? What the heck matpat?
Sebeao12
Sebeao12 Päev tagasi
If you go to peppa pig you will see tm on the entro
GiiSides
GiiSides Päev tagasi
I will watch this ten times over just for Ollie getting excited at minions
Alexander Felix
Alexander Felix Päev tagasi
I've seen the movies a thousand times(I have kids) but I never knew his name was Felonious, always thought it was just Gru
Urbie
Urbie Päev tagasi
I felt really old when he said Oliver was 2 😭😭
Libruh moment
Libruh moment Päev tagasi
Yeah they are thats why theyre called minions
Melusina
Melusina Päev tagasi
I'm calling it some are clones
Melusina
Melusina Päev tagasi
I was right 😌
Eli Roberts
Eli Roberts Päev tagasi
hello uhh do you have discord
Eli Roberts
Eli Roberts Päev tagasi
@mikin lirou huh ya tht makes sense
mikin lirou
mikin lirou Päev tagasi
Maybe he did something to a minion and it made another minion so he didn't again so that's why there's too many i do not know but they totally have dna
Alex Smith
Alex Smith Päev tagasi
How do I sign up to be a henchman? Overalls AND karate classes sign me UP
Samurax Bennett
Samurax Bennett Päev tagasi
Awe, Ollie was so adorable when he saw the blow up!
Kira Did Nothing Wrong
Kira Did Nothing Wrong Päev tagasi
The cars in cars aren't cars
Jaseena Gul
Jaseena Gul Päev tagasi
Hi mattpat Can you try doing something on the cartoon series 'talking tom and friends' Like maybe: Who are gingers parents? What the CEO, ceo of? Where is the town?
Mokongthe3
Mokongthe3 Päev tagasi
I feel sorry for Matpat's son already when he sees this video.
robina david
robina david Päev tagasi
Gen z's children are gonna binge on this
Tomato Bread 12
Tomato Bread 12 Päev tagasi
it's so obvious and even you pointed it out matpat, minions aren't clones, they reproduce by dividing into genetic copies of each other JUST LIKE CELLS YOU ACKNFOFIAFLVewsdgvivsdg
Wesley Brown
Wesley Brown 2 päeva tagasi
Do you think the original minions have glowing skeletons like the 1 in the 1st movie or is that a added genetic trait like the glow in the dark cats?
ello
ello 2 päeva tagasi
Theory: if you remember in the first despicable me movie gru said how is the family indicating that minions do reproduce
ello
ello 2 päeva tagasi
And that they do have children
Iman :D
Iman :D 2 päeva tagasi
He could just turn him self slightly minion so he lives forever
Óttar Snær Yngvason
Óttar Snær Yngvason 2 päeva tagasi
Actually the Facebook post by Despicable Me said that the number of minions is 7.793400539 E+37262
home home
home home 2 päeva tagasi
oh end thre a bit of italian
home home
home home 2 päeva tagasi
YOU HAVE A SON!!!!!
Lolly Gameables
Lolly Gameables 2 päeva tagasi
Minions also speak 'Nihongo' - Japanese.
Matthew Briones
Matthew Briones 2 päeva tagasi
Maybe he did something to a minion and it made another minion so he didn't again so that's why there's too many i do not know but they totally have dna
Matthew Briones
Matthew Briones 2 päeva tagasi
oooooh super sus
Fahad Muhamed
Fahad Muhamed 2 päeva tagasi
*Flash backs I had in cars in cars the movie cars*
Sweetcupcake
Sweetcupcake 2 päeva tagasi
can you make a coraline theory
Nerdytimes
Nerdytimes 2 päeva tagasi
Sometimes I wonder if these titles are just self-parodies.
Dashing Intruder
Dashing Intruder 2 päeva tagasi
MatPat will most probably crush his own child’s dream, using scientific research and facts.
R Kade
R Kade 2 päeva tagasi
for a second there I thought I was on false swipe gaming's "How good was x pokemon really?"
cb21235
cb21235 2 päeva tagasi
Can a clone of a minion really not be a minion? The answer that they are clones precedes clones of what--minions. So the clones are minions
Loki Evans
Loki Evans 2 päeva tagasi
Childhood happiness being made with Minion inflatables
Dante Reising
Dante Reising 2 päeva tagasi
Don't they actually say in the movie something along the lines of “we all come from the same single cell organism”???
That other Abom
That other Abom 2 päeva tagasi
I love how this channel crushes my childhood but i watch it anyway
Maddie Delongchamps
Maddie Delongchamps 2 päeva tagasi
Film Theory: The original minions are God
wreckieralph029
wreckieralph029 2 päeva tagasi
8:40 imposter???
wreckieralph029
wreckieralph029 2 päeva tagasi
I have a poster for the minions movie in my room behind the right side of my bed beside my dresser
wreckieralph029
wreckieralph029 2 päeva tagasi
No not there
wreckieralph029
wreckieralph029 2 päeva tagasi
Not. And I repeat. NOT. At 31 Albert street cannington Ontario Canada
Eye Roglyph
Eye Roglyph 2 päeva tagasi
I’m not taking this as a FILM THEORY ... I’m taking this as canon, Absolute Canon
minij hooi
minij hooi 17 tundi tagasi
the part with matpat and Oliver was so adorable and wholesome especially the part where matpat called him bean! 🥺
Froggy Blue
Froggy Blue 2 päeva tagasi
Its ok mr beast is a trillionare he dosent need anotherone
Kristel Vidhi
Kristel Vidhi 2 päeva tagasi
'The minions in minions aren't minions' *L.M.F.A.O.*
KoolAid Man
KoolAid Man 2 päeva tagasi
Mat Calls his Son Bean??? hold on I need moment that's just so sweet
Floppy
Floppy 2 päeva tagasi
Yeah their servents
User Unknown
User Unknown 2 päeva tagasi
There is nothing till 3:08 waste of time!
Ethario 18
Ethario 18 2 päeva tagasi
8:20 Flashing lights warning ⚠️
C.Z. Johnson
C.Z. Johnson 2 päeva tagasi
No, this gru won't always be around.
Max Nguyen
Max Nguyen 2 päeva tagasi
I love this vid best yet❤️❤️❤️
Under the Sky so Blue
Under the Sky so Blue 2 päeva tagasi
God I hate people
DŌT
DŌT 2 päeva tagasi
Hello
Shade Axeson
Shade Axeson 2 päeva tagasi
You could have cut like 8 min just by showing off the blueprints
Redstone Sparklers
Redstone Sparklers 2 päeva tagasi
That meme at the end is pretty funny! 😂 Also: love how you keep puting a meme at the end of every Film Theory™️ video! Like that is some serious dedication!
bbBlaster
bbBlaster 2 päeva tagasi
I’m a child
Anne
Anne 2 päeva tagasi
Did you get a Devore with your wife?
Jazmyn Gates
Jazmyn Gates 2 päeva tagasi
0:56 "dog goes home" uhh you mean Bolt right?
umbarumba
umbarumba 2 päeva tagasi
1:56 When Oliver is wholesome
Adomas B
Adomas B 2 päeva tagasi
If they serve the biggest villain, then I wonder who was their boss in 20th century
ie mand
ie mand Päev tagasi
Minions are responsible for the holocaust confirmed
Edward Julia
Edward Julia 2 päeva tagasi
Aw man can we have atleast a girl minion in this house?
HI HI
HI HI 2 päeva tagasi
I ALWAYS KNEW THEY WEREN'T MINIONS THEY WERE ALL WESTERN SPYS THE WHOLE TIME THEY'VE SPYED ON GRU WITH HIS NOT AMERICAN ACCENT
Peppaer 606
Peppaer 606 2 päeva tagasi
Soooo..... No ones gonna talk about where were minions in the 1940s?
Cole Reacts and plays
Cole Reacts and plays 2 päeva tagasi
Wonder how long it takes to edit any of these videos
Euphoria Blood
Euphoria Blood 2 päeva tagasi
I’m sorry... “I got you some minions Bean!” MY HEART 🥺❤️✨
{Çrëamy•Øręo}
{Çrëamy•Øręo} 2 päeva tagasi
I want to squish minons when i first saw them then a saw the theories that they are kids that are forsed to be slaves and they had to wear these heavy helmets which stunt their groth
{Çrëamy•Øręo}
{Çrëamy•Øręo} 2 päeva tagasi
Oops not they are they were based on kids that were slaves
Abdulrahman Alriffaie
Abdulrahman Alriffaie 2 päeva tagasi
1020
stephanie rusaw
stephanie rusaw 2 päeva tagasi
Hahaha mr beats is such a so called cool guy he wont bother you... just a theory lol.
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