The LEGO Movie Reviews
September 13, 2020
It is a film best experienced and best experienced as a beloved experience between adults and the children they love.
July 28, 2020
As we dig deeper, we come to understand why all of this exists, and why there is such a battle between following the rules and using your own imagination.
July 15, 2020
Five hours later and still singing EVERYTHING IS AWESOME!
July 3, 2020
The LEGO Movie is the first great comedy, the first great action film and the first great family film of the year.
August 6, 2019
The Lego Movie is stupid fun to watch, hilarious in all the right ways and one of the most original animated blockbusters anyone has constructed in quite some time.
July 31, 2019
This film is frequently hilarious, deeply subversive and multilayered, and it's an absolute delight from start to finish.
June 8, 2019
Ticklish, touching and mostly terrific, The LEGO Movie is great fun for everyone.
February 1, 2019
It's an animated treat that will please all... A movie that expands on the world of the popular toy, creating a universe full of imagination and surprise.
January 17, 2019
By the end, directors/writers Phil Lord & Christopher Miller...have tried to have things so many different ways that The LEGO Movie philosophically breaks apart due to unbalanced construction.
January 11, 2019
Basically, they got you to pay money to watch a one hundred minute commercial. They got you to do it, and like it.
November 1, 2018
It is an instant animated classic, and in the years to come I'm sure it will be looked back on with fond memories and inspire others to follow in its path.
October 21, 2018
Clearly having fun with the low expectations garnered by the idea of a full-length film devoted to schilling for a toy, the film's directors have nonetheless created a solidly enjoyable and often hilarious 100 minutes of entertainment.
October 21, 2018
In the hands of 21 Jump Street directors Phil Lord and Chris Miller the film is an irreverent joy, simultaneously cashing in on the youthful nostalgia for toys and a laugh a second gag rate that feels like an explosion at a pop-culture factory.
May 22, 2018
The Lego Movie is both a perfect satire of noisy toy-driven summer action movies, and also an absolutely perfect summer movie in its own right.
March 5, 2018
They took a concept that I never thought would work on the big screen and it works so well.
February 22, 2018
Is there a word beyond hysterical? This isn't just hysterical, it's life-shortening.
November 28, 2017
The ultimate result may be kind of predictable, but it's still fun.