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The Lego Movie (2014)

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


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  »

Box Office


$60,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$69,050,279 (USA) (7 February 2014)


$257,756,197 (USA) (29 August 2014)

Company Credits

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Technical Specs


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Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Did You Know?


Some actual Lego sets, including co-director Christopher Miller's own Space Village set, were used for locations. This was succeeded through digital composition. See more »


During Metal Beard's tale, the first time they show the Relic Room there is a gummy bear on the pillar between the floppy disc and golf ball, and there is a highlighter behind the golf ball between the key and pen cap. When they zoom in on the battery, it's sitting where the highlighter was and a bottle of white out is where the gummy bear was. (In scenes with Lord Business and Good Cop/Bad Cop, it consistently shows the white out and highlighter in those spots.) See more »


[first lines]
Vitruvius: He's coming, cover your butts.
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Crazy Credits

The main-on-end credits were animated in stop-motion, unlike the rest of the movie's CGI. The sequence was created by the studio Alma Mater with Stoopid Buddy Stoodios and took almost a year to produce. See more »


Referenced in Honest Trailers: The Jungle Book (2016) (2016) See more »


Everything Is Awesome (Saloon Version)
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Childhood Awesomeness
7 February 2014 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I was the only adult who didn't bring kids to the theater and all I can say is that I was leading the clapping when the credits rolled.

"The Lego Movie" was an awesome, super creative, and extremely satisfying film for all ages- that is, if you have ever played with Legos. Even people that have never bought a Lego set will this enjoy this awesomely humorous and in the end, heartfelt movie.

(Notice I am using the word awesome a lot, because one cannot stop singing the "Everything is awesome" song played in the movie. Too catchy!)

The creators did a wonderful job putting all the classic things about Legos and making a new movie packed with humor.

The voice actors were outstanding. You can tell they really enjoyed doing the movie and put in a lot of effort. Liam Neeson was fantastic as the Good Cop/Bad Cop. But the most credit to the success of this movie goes to Will Farrell who played the villain, President Business. He gives such a great effort in this movie which allows you to laugh, smile, and want more Lego awesomeness.

I give the Lego movie a big two thumbs up and is by far the best picture I've seen in a few months. Highly recommend this movie to all Lego lovers who have a passion to build and create something awesome, just like the movie makers created this amazingly, AWESOME, film.

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