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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

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 ...
Gandalf / Additional Voices (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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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

Everything in the movie was designed to look as if built out of LEGO pieces. This even includes effects like water, fire, laser bolts, explosions and smoke. For instance, the lasers are actually transparent LEGO rods (commonly known as "Lightsaber blades"), while smaller puffs of smoke are LEGO ice cream pieces. This is in contrast with the direct-to-video LEGO movies and cartoon series, in which parts of the sceneries and most of the effects were made to look realistic. See more »

Goofs

WyldStyle and Uni-Kitty are seen falling out of a spaceship with space clothes on, and upon their landing are cornered. The next time they are seen they are still cornered, only wearing their normal clothes. 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 »

Connections

References Toy Story (1995) See more »

Soundtracks

Han Solo Returns
From Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi (1983)
Written by John Williams
Courtesy of Lucasfilm Ltd.
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Fun and nostalgic all the way through...
10 February 2014 | by (Turkey) – See all my reviews

Went to see it with my brother. With the age difference between us we both loved the movie for different reasons. For me it was superb. It's amazing to see how lego people in a world made by lego, live and interact with each other. There were some funny moments for kids and even some moments for adults too. Overall it is a very enjoyable movie and it is sure to remind you of your childhood. I recommend it to anyone who has ever played with any form of lego whatsoever. You'd be surprised to see how relevant this movie will feel.

I think all people from all ages can find something in this movie that will warm their heart. A timeless classic for sure.


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