The LEGO Movie

Release Date: February 7th, 2014

DVD Release Date: June 17th, 2014

PG |1 hr 35 min

Plot Summary

Emmet (Chris Pratt), an ordinary LEGO figurine who always follows the rules, is mistakenly identified as the Special -- an extraordinary being and the key to saving the world. He finds himself drafted into a fellowship of strangers who are on a mission to stop an evil tyrant's (Will Ferrell) plans to conquer the world. Unfortunately for Emmet, he is hopelessly -- and hilariously -- unprepared for such a task, but he'll give it his all nonetheless.

Cast: Chris Pratt, Will Ferrell, Morgan Freeman, Elizabeth Banks, Will Arnett, Nick Offerman, Alison Brie, Charlie Day

Director: Phil Lord , Chris Miller

Genres: Comedy , Animated , Children , Adventure

Production Co: Vertigo, LEGO System A/S, Lin Pictures

Distributors: Warner Bros. Pictures

Keywords: Underdog, Amusing

Ratings & Reviews

  • 80

    The Lego Movie maybe be one giant advertisement, but all the way to its plastic-mat foundation, it's an earnest piece of work — a cash grab with a heart. Made for, with and about Legos, the movie is also made for, with and about imagination, and when that association seems completely natural, it's a win all around. show more

  • 60
    Joe MorgensternWall Street Journal

    The Lego Film has a specialness all its own. There's never been a hodgepodge quite like it. show more

  • 100
    Michael RechtshaffenThe Hollywood Reporter

    It’s a non-stop blast from beginning to end, jam-packed with a wacky irreverence, dazzling state-of-the-art CGI (courtesy of Animal Logic) and a pitch-perfect voice cast headed by Chris Pratt, Elizabeth Banks and Will Ferrell. show more

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Nominated Best Animated Feature Film
Winner Animated Film
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2015)
Nominated Music (Original Song)
Winner Best Visual Effects or Animation
Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts Awards (2014)