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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

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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  »

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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

Emmett and Benny are the only two characters in the film whose eyes are just black dots, every other character has a white dot in his or her eyes. See more »

Goofs

When Emmit runs by in his giant construction-themed robot, WyldStyle and Unikitty shout, "Emmit!" - but their faces and mouths do not move to acknowledge him. See more »

Quotes

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

At the end credits, we hear the whole version of Batman's song and even one final version of "Everything is Awesome". See more »

Connections

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Soundtracks

How Ya Gonna Keep 'Em Down On The Farm
Written by Joe Young, Sam Lewis, and Walter Donaldson
Performed by Judy Garland
Courtesy of Turner Entertainment Co.
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Childhood Awesomeness
7 February 2014 | by 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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