How on Earth are they going to top the first Lego Movie? The sequel, which was in planning stages before the original opened in theaters, has just received a releae date of May 26, 2017. That’s prime summer-blockbuster real estate, so there’s even more reason to try to make it bigger and better.
One thing they’ll need to do is add some fresh characters, including cameos. For… Continue reading Which Lego Characters Should Be in the 'Lego Movie' Sequel, Now Set for 2017?
“The LEGO Movie” built a huge lead ahead of the weekend’s new releases at the box office.
In its second weekend, the Warner Bros. animated film featuring the voices of Chris Pratt and Will Arnett earned $ 48.8 million to take first place, according to studio estimates Sunday.
Sony’s romantic comedy “About Last Night” starring Kevin Hart came in second with $… Continue reading Weekend Box Office: 'The Lego Movie' Continues Being Awesome at Number One
The Lego Movie is dominating theaters now, and soon the toy building bricks will invade your television sets too.
Fox announced today that it will air an all-Lego episode of The Simpsons on May 4 at 8 p.m, meaning Homer & Co. will become a different kind of yellow. The story revolves around Homer finding himself in a world where Marge, Bart, Lisa, Maggie, and the rest of… Continue reading ‘Simpsons’ Lego episode to air May 4
Here’s your 4-day President’s Day Weekend box office returns (new releases bolded):
1. The Lego Movie – $ 48.8 million
2. About Last Night – $ 27.0 million
3. Robocop – $ 21.5 million
4. The Monuments Men – $ 15.0 million
5. Endless Love – $ 13.3 million
6. Ride Along – $ 8.7 million
7. Winter’s Tale – $ 7.7 million
8. Frozen – $ 5.8 million
9. Lone Survivor – $ 4.0
We’ve come a long way in 19 years. Way back when in 1995, Pixar made a movie about children’s toys. The folks there called it Toy Story. Now, in 2014, Warner Bros. made a movie about children’s Legos. The studio called it The Lego Movie. Both films attempt to capture adventure and heartfelt spirit for kids of all ages (adults included).
This week’s Film Face-off will only focus on the first Toy Story