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The Lego Movie (2014)

The LEGO Movie (original title)
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An ordinary Lego construction worker, thought to be the prophesied 'Special', is recruited to join a quest to stop an evil tyrant from gluing the Lego universe into eternal stasis.

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Batman / Bruce Wayne (voice)
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Wyldstyle / Lucy (voice)
Craig Berry ...
Blake / Additional Voices (voice)
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Unikitty (voice)
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Octan Robot / Additional Voices (voice)
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C-3PO (voice)
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Benny (voice)
Amanda Farinos ...
Mom (voice)
Keith Ferguson ...
Han Solo (voice)
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Abraham Lincoln (voice) (as Orville Forte)
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Wally (voice)
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Vitruvius (voice)
Todd Hansen ...
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Green Lantern (voice)
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Storyline

The LEGO Movie is a 3D animated film which follows lead character, Emmet a completely ordinary LEGO mini-figure who is identified as the most "extraordinary person" and the key to saving the Lego universe. Emmet and his friends go on an epic journey to stop the evil tyrant, Lord Business. Written by DeAlan Wilson www.ComedyE.com

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Rated PG for mild action and rude humor | See all certifications »

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7 February 2014 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Lego: The Piece of Resistance  »

Box Office

Budget:

$60,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

HUF 49,975,608 (Hungary) (9 February 2014)

Gross:

$257,760,692 (USA)
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Trivia

The line that Virtuvius states at the beginning of the movie, "Hold on to your butts", is a famous line uttered by Samuel L. Jackson, playing the role of Ray Arnold in Jurassic Park (1993). See more »

Goofs

Rainbows have have the longer wave lengths (Reds, Oranges) on the outside of the rainbow and the shorter wave lengths (Blues, Violets) on the inside of the rainbow. The rainbows in the movie are reversed with the Reds on the inside and the Blues on the outside. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Vitruvius: He's coming. Cover your butt.
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Crazy Credits

According to the DVD commentary, Will Forte was billed as "Orville Forte" due to a typo. Forte's actual first name (his full name is Orville Willis Forte IV) rather than his professional name was listed on a form used when compiling the end credits. When informed of the mistake, Forte asked the producers to leave the "incorrect" billing as it was. Thus, the voice of "Abraham Lincoln" remained credited to "Orville Forte." See more »

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Soundtracks

Everything Is Awesome (Unplugged)
Written by Shawn Patterson
Performed by Shawn Patterson and Sammy Allen
Courtesy of Hamhock Studios
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A wonderful piece of art.
7 February 2014 | by See all my reviews

This is my first review. I never wrote a review because I felt other IMDb member had captured what I felt like saying. You may think it's a mistake to see this movie because it's just a "toy" movie. But that's what makes it so brilliant. There are so many well known characters throughout the film, and it's rare to see such great character development.

Even though there are so many it's really the charming Emmet (Chris Pratt) who steals the show.

It really was a LOT better than the previews made it seem. Charming from beginning to end, with a few surprises you won't expect. The less said, the better.


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