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The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part (2019) Poster

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Actress Stephanie Beatriz (Sweet Mayhem) has a signature small scar on her right eyebrow which was caused by, coincidentally enough, tripping on a piece of LEGO when she was 10 years old.
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Rex Dangervest's comments about having a chiseled jawline hiding under baby fat are a reference to the physical changes voice actor Chris Pratt went through preparing for his role in Guardians of the Galaxy (2014).
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During the "Gotham City Guys" song, references are made to every actor who has previously played Batman in the movies: Christian Bale, Michael Keaton, Ben Affleck, George Clooney, Val Kilmer and Adam West.
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A comment is made about Marvel "not returning our calls." This likely references the fact that characters from the Marvel Universe are conspicuously absent from the Lego movies, due to rights issues with Disney. Characters from the Star Wars universe (also owned by Disney) appeared in the original Lego movie, but not in this sequel.
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The LEGO Movie 2 originally had a release date of May 26th, 2017, but was pushed back until 2019 for the spin-off movies.
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Emmet's Dream House is actually based on the house Emmet crashes through when Lucy give him the controls to the bike in the first Lego movie.
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Sweet Mayhem is based on the Lego Friends "mini-dolls".
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The opening bars of Everything's Not Awesome has a similar piano and guitar arrangement as Karma Police by Radiohead, hence the reference to the band in the song's lyrics.
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Will Ferrell's The Man Upstairs doesn't appear on screen except for reused footage from the first film; only his voice is heard.
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Richard Ayoade (Ice Cream Cone) and Noel Fielding (Balthazar) are longtime friends and frequent collaborators having worked together on 'The Mighty Boosh' and 'The IT Crowd' as well as being frequent teammates on 'The Big Fat Quiz of the Year.'
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Jorma Taccone (voice of 'Larry Poppins') is one third of The Lonely Island who co-wrote and performed the song 'Everything is Awesome' in the first Lego Movie in collaboration with Tegan and Sara.
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Unikitty's brother Puppycorn from the Cartoon Network spin-off series Unikitty! (2017) makes a cameo.
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Phil Lord and Christopher Miller, directors of "The LEGO Movie", will be returning as writers for "The LEGO Movie Sequel".
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The movie addresses one of the main criticisms of the first movie, i.e. the fact that even though Wyldstyle (AKA Lucy) was the tougher and smarter character and did most of the work, Emmet, the "hapless male" was regarded as the hero.
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The LEGO Movie 2 had to be moved to 2019, due also of the two anticipated rival animation films of 2017, Despicable Me 3 (2017) & Cars 3 (2017), both of which are the third installment of their respective franchises, as well as an original film, being Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie (2017).
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Rob Schrab was going to make his feature directorial debut, until he was replaced by Mike Mitchell.
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Cobie Smulders reprises her role of Wonder Woman from the first "Lego" film. It was the female superhero's animated theatrical film debut. She was filming Spider-Man: Far From Home (2019) (a sequel to Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017)) around the same time as this production.
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Jason Momoa does the voice for Aquaman. Momoa also portrays Aquaman in multiple DC Extended Universe films.
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Warner Animation Group's 6th feature film.
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Three different versions of Wonder Woman are shown on screen; minifig, mini-doll (Lego Friends), and Duplo.
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With the inclusion of his John McClane role in Fox's Die Hard franchise, this is the second that Bruce Willis' role is acted outside the franchise. The first is the mobile game Family Guy: The Quest for Stuff (2014).
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The third Warner Animation Group film to be released in February, after The Lego Movie (2014) and The Lego Batman Movie (2017).
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Nick Offerman and Stephanie Beatriz's second animated movie together, after Ice Age: Collision Course (2016), 3 years prior.
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This is the first Warner Animation Group's sequel film.
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Warner Bros.' fourth animated sequel, after Pokémon: The Movie 2000 (1999), Pokémon 3: The Movie (2000) and Happy Feet Two (2011).
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Will Ferrell who plays the dad and Maya Rudolph who plays the mom were both castmates on Saturday Night Live.
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Will Ferrell's fourth animated film, after Curious George (2006), Megamind (2010), and The Lego Movie (2014). All of but one of these feature Jonah Hill.
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The second Warner Animation Group film to be rated PG for mild action and rude humor by the MPAA, after The Lego Movie (2014).
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Not counting live-action/Animation hybrids like Space Jam (1996), Osmosis Jones (2001), and Looney Tunes: Back in Action (2003), This is the fifth Warner Bros.' animated film to use the live-action sequences, after Happy Feet (2006), Happy Feet Two (2011), The Lego Movie (2014) and The Lego Ninjago Movie (2017).
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Bruce Willis' 4th theatrically released animated film, after Beavis and Butt-Head Do America (1996), Rugrats Go Wild (2003) and Over the Hedge (2006), as well as his 2nd Fully CGI Film with the latter being the first and his first not to be distributed by Paramount Pictures (although the latter film was produced by DreamWorks Animation, it was still distributed by Paramount at the time of release).
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This is Warner Animation Group's first film to use an opening title, instead of just the logo.
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Warner Bros.' second computer-animated sequel, after Happy Feet Two (2011).
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The second film to feature Mike Mitchell and Mark Mothersbaugh, after Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked (2011).
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The third Warner Animation Group film to use the live-action sequences, after The Lego Movie (2014) and The Lego Ninjago Movie (2017).
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Richard Ayoade's third animated film, after The Boxtrolls (2014) and Early Man (2018).
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The second Warner Animation Group's musical film, after Smallfoot (2018).
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Channing Tatum's fifth animated movie, after The Lego Movie (2014), The Book of Life (2014), The Lego Batman Movie (2017), and Smallfoot (2018).
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Spoilers 

The trivia items below may give away important plot points.

Rex Dangervest (Chris Pratt), the main antagonist, says he is a "galaxy defending archaeologist, cowboy, and raptor trainer". To which Emmet (also Chris Pratt) is confused. These are allusions to Chris Pratt's live-action past roles as Peter Quill/Star-Lord in Guardians of the Galaxy (2014), Josh Farady in The Magnificent Seven (2016), and Owen Grady in Jurassic World (2015).
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At the very end of the film, Will Ferrell says (off screen), "Honey, where are my pants?" This was the title (and catchphrase) of Emmet's favorite show from the first movie.
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When the Justice League go to fight the alien invaders, someone asks where Batman is, to which Superman replies that he's off on a solo adventure. This, along with comments made by Batman later in the film, seems to indicate that the events of 'The Lego Batman Movie' took place before the events in this movie.
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During one of the early live action scenes of Finn and Bianca fighting over their Lego, Finn can be heard to say "I'm crafting a narrative involving time travel..." foreshadowing events in the movie.
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Rex seems to have some level of meta-awareness as he says to Emmet that everything that's happening isn't real and is just a metaphor for the loss of imagination in the mind of an adolescent.
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When Maya Rudolph (as "Mom") steps on a brick, she comments that the level of pain is close to that of childbirth. Obviously, she's joking, but studies have shown that the pain of stepping on Lego bricks is actually higher than that of walking across hot coals or broken glass.
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In the scene near the wedding, Emmet jumps over the rim of the pyramid shaped planet while Rex stays on it while they're talking. This makes it appear as Emmet is standing at a lake talking to its mirror image, which foreshadows the story, that both are one and the same person.
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There is a Unikitty stuffed toy (that can be bought in Real Life) from the Unikitty Spin-Off series from Cartoon Network in the Background of one scene. This seems to explain that Unikitty was a show in this Universe before it was even a show in Real Life. considering the character was original to the Lego Movie brand & how well made the Toy is, it could imply The Boy, Finn, most likely got her from a LEGO Unikitty Box Set instead of making her Himself.
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At one point in the movie, Emmet says "let's go save our friends" to Rex Dangervest, but at this point Rex hasn't met any of them yet. Since the audience have yet to learn that Rex is Emmet from the future, meaning this could be a foreshadowing of that reveal.
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