Despicable Me 3 is a 2017 computer-animated film.
- This is the first Illumination film to be produced in a 2.35:1 widescreen aspect ratio; all of that company's previous films were produced in 1.85:1.
- The second Universal's animated film to be produced in a 2.35:1 widescreen aspect ratio, after The Tale of Despereaux.
- This is the first film in the Despicable Me series not to be released in July.
- This is the first film to have the Illumination logo simply read "Illumination".
- Despicable Me 3 is the second Illumination film to be rated PG for action and rude humor by the MPAA, after Minions.