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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

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Batman / Bruce Wayne (voice)
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Blake / Additional Voices (voice)
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Unikitty (voice)
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Benny (voice)
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Mom (voice)
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Abraham Lincoln (voice) (as Orville Forte)
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Wally (voice)
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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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The story of a nobody who saved everybody See more »


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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

Budget:

$60,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

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

Gross:

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

In The Birds by Aristophanes (414 BC), Mr. Trusting and Mr. Hopeful erect a perfect city in the clouds, to be named Cloud Cuckoo Land, an unrealistically idealistic state where everything is perfect. In the movie, Cloud Cuckoo Land is the home of Princess Unikitty, a land up in the clouds where there are no rules and no limits. See more »

Goofs

You see the magician mini figure being captured by bad cop, but then later on in the movie at least twice you see him once in Cloud Cuckoo land and then again in Metal beard's flashback. See more »

Quotes

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

Except for the Warner Bros. Pictures and Village Roadshow Pictures logos and even the debut of the Warner Animation Group logo (all presented in LEGO), there are no opening credits, not even the film's title, which doesn't appear until the end of the main-on-end credits. See more »

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References Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977) See more »

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Everything Is Awesome (Saloon Version)
Written by Shawn Patterson
Performed by Peter Alexander Zachos (as Peter Zachos)
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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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