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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 as "special", is recruited to join a quest to stop an evil tyrant from gluing the LEGO universe into eternal stasis.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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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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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

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Release Date:

7 February 2014 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Lego: The Piece of Resistance  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$60,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$69,050,279, 9 February 2014, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$257,760,692

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$468,760,692
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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

This film makes Will Arnett the first Canadian-born actor to play Batman/Bruce Wayne in a motion picture. 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

The ending sequence features credits printed on Dymo labels. See more »


Soundtracks

Get Ready For This (Yar Mix)
Written by Phil Wilde (as Filip De Wilde), Jean-Paul DeCoster (as Jean-Paul Henriette De Coster), Ray Slijngaard (as Raymond Slijngaard), and Simon Harris
Performed by 2 Unlimited
Courtesy of Byte Records
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A reminder of how fun Lego can be.
6 February 2014 | by See all my reviews

The stand out feature of the Lego Movie for me would be the way the Lego Universe was created. The movie paid great attention to detail making everything appear as it would made from Lego, including the water and clouds, and the surfaces people walked on all had the circles sticking upwards a Lego piece would have. Combined with all the yellow faces, and Lego part during building, I was convinced action took place in the Lego Universe.

A combination of adult and child friendly humour should entertain all, the movie has done well to ensure audiences of all ages are catered to.

The voice cast were excellent, especially Liam Neeson's split personality police officer, making the 2 personalities sound distinctive, and giving his Bad Cop the usual Liam Neeson tough guy.

The plot is about resisting an over-controlling ruler, highlighted by the name of the hero's "resistance piece". It is well thought through, well written, and revealing at the right times. Full of surprises, The Lego Movie won't let You see what's coming. Best animated film since Wreck it Ralph! Please let there be sequels.


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