The studio will not release an animated movie next year
The change comes as the French-made "Despicable Me 2" conquers the box office
Disney’s mega-budget Western debuts to $9.6M and could struggle to hit $45M for five days
Universal will release a sequel to the Illumination Entertainment film next year, before launching the minion-focused spin-off
The still untitled spinoff will be timed to release a year later than the "Despicable Me" sequel, "Despicable 2"