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FILM DETAILS
Certificate U
Cast
Chris McKay
Chris Pratt
Elizabeth Banks
Morgan Freeman
Will Arnett
Directors
Phil Lord
Chris Miller
Screenwriters
Phil Lord
Chris Miller
Running Time
100 minutes

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The Lego Movie

Plot
Emmet (Pratt) is a happy member of the Lego community, constructing buildings and being entirely unremarkable. An accidental discovery opens his eyes to a world beyond his own and a destiny he is not prepared for.


Verdict
The makers could have easily Smurfed this, chucking out something bland that would probably still make a chunky profit on the back of brand recognition. Instead they’ve gone for broke, unleashing a film that’s insane, witty, uneven and almost certain to delight anyone who’s ever laid hands on Lego.


Reviewed by Olly Richards

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