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The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part Trailer #1 (2019) *They Come in Pieces*

 

The LEGO Movie was one of the best surprises I’ve had at the movies this decade.  It combined a wildly inventive animation style with a script that had laughs and feels in it for anyone from 1 to 100.  Future LEGO installments haven’t been able to touch the magic of the original, and the sequel arrives early next year after a number of rewrites.  While the original voice cast returns, original directors Phil Lord and Chris Miller are only producers this time and the final script is only based on a story idea of theirs.

Everything is not awesome in Bricksburg.  Five years after Taco Tuesday, our heroes are in a post-apocalyptic DUPLO-created nightmare.  The first trailer for the sequel has some laughs and made me smile, but I’m honestly a more than a little worried that without Lord & Miller running this show it’s going to be hard to recapture the magic of the first film.  The LEGO Movie 2 will open in February 2019.  More from Coming Soon below. Continue reading The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part Trailer #1 (2019) *They Come in Pieces*

My Favorite Scene: The LEGO Movie “The Hyperdrive Theft”

To celebrate The LEGO Movie’s imminent arrival on home video (yes I did pre-order the “Everything is Awesome” Edition….how did you know that?), this week we have the hard task of separating one awesome scene from the solid brick (see what I did there) of scenes that comprise The LEGO Movie.  Before I go on for a thousand words about how outstanding and groundbreaking a film it is, I’m just going to link to my review here and say that out of all of the confluences of pop culture references, cameos and hilarious moments, Batman stealing the Millenium Falcon’s hyperdrive is the best thing to happen in a movie ever.  In the history of anything.  Fact.The Lego Movie, Batman

LEGO Movie Blooper Reel

If you haven’t gone and seen the LEGO Movie yet, you’re missing out on one of the best films in a LONG time.  Warner Brothers today released a “blooper” reel from the film to bring people in for Presidents’ Day weekend….oh and that Valentine’s Day thing.

Will Ferrell, The Lego Movie