It took $100,000 worth of Lego to recreate Jurassic Park with bricks

You have to be a monster to hate a movie like Jurassic Park, but it turns out there are fans so devoted to the film that they'll spend weeks and weeks painstakingly creating their own stop-motion version of the blockbuster using $100,000 worth of Lego—and some digital wizardry in post-production. » 3/20/15 11:26am 3/20/15 11:26am

The BTTF clock tower scene perfectly recreated with Lego

If you needed any further proof that everything is better with Lego, the folks at Macro Lego Universe recreated the iconic clock tower scene from the end of the original Back to the Future movie. Given how successful The Lego Movie was, it's probably not a bad idea for Hollywood to just recreate every movie we've ever… » 3/05/15 10:48am 3/05/15 10:48am

Teenager recreates Hollywood classics in stop motion Lego video

Commissioned by Warren Elsemore, author of the book Brick Flicks: 60 Cult Movie Scenes & Posters Made from Lego, Morgan Spence has created a two-minute stop motion video of several iconic movie scenes. From Breakfast at Tiffany's to Dirty Dancing there are some really creative builds and this short video is just great. » 10/15/14 12:17pm 10/15/14 12:17pm

Holy crap, check out the awesome new Lego Batman Tumbler!

Behold the Lego Ultimate Collector's Series Batman Tumbler, a 1,869-piece vehicle built to minifig (mini-land?) scale. That means it's huge: 15 by 9 inches long, with a gorgeous interior cockpit. It'll come with Dark Knight Batman and Joker (the Heath Ledger version) minifigs for $200 this September. » 7/21/14 11:34am 7/21/14 11:34am

Massive Lego 'Grand Budapest Hotel' is 50,000 whimsical bricks

Ryan Ziegelbauer, a LEGO Master Model Builder, designed this Lego replica of Wes Anderson's The Grand Budapest Hotel with over 50,000 bricks. This two-minute video is condensed from hundreds of hours of design work and construction. The result is every bit as whimsical and charming and beautiful as a Wes Anderson… » 6/16/14 10:40am 6/16/14 10:40am

The biggest, most accurate Lego Imperial Star Destroyer ever built

More than 40,000 bricks. 110 pounds (50 kilograms). 6.62 feet long (2.02 meters). 4.1 feet wide (1.25 meters). 1.9 feet tall (58 centimeters). Eight months of design and building. Those are the stats for the biggest, most accurate Lego Imperial Star Destroyer ever built. It's truly amazing. » 6/03/14 2:29pm 6/03/14 2:29pm

Gigantic Lego Stay Puft Marshmallow Man faces the Ghostbusters in NYC

Check out this huge Lego version of the Stay Puft Marshmallow Man about to trash a minifig scale city. The impressive diorama was created by the Korean building team OliverSeon as a set to the Lego Ghostbusters Ecto-1. I know, I know—I love those guys too. » 5/27/14 12:02am 5/27/14 12:02am

The best Lego Aliens in honor of H.R. Giger

This week the world lost a creative genius, with the passing of H. R. Giger. However, his legacy lives on in his artwork, the Alien franchise (which has some fantastic graphic novel adaptations), and through Lego. Here are a few of the best Giger-inspired Lego aliens. » 5/17/14 3:16pm 5/17/14 3:16pm

Amazing timelapse of massive 7-ft long Lego Serenity spaceship

Adrian Drake's Lego Firefly-class transport spaceship, "Serenity", is a 70,000-brick, 7-foot long, 135-lb masterpiece. Now, he's rebuilt the badass behemoth and filmed it for one epic timelapse. Filmed over 14 months, each image was taken at 60-second intervals. Watch how it soars. » 4/28/14 11:47am 4/28/14 11:47am

Coolest dad ever creates Elsa's ice castle from "Frozen" in Lego

This Lego build of Elsa's Ice Palace from the Disney film Frozen, is pretty rad and quite beautiful. It's up on Lego Cuusoo, which means if it gets 10,000 votes then it will go before Lego to be considered as an official set. Then you can buy it as a present and be the best dad/mom/uncle/aunt EVER! » 4/17/14 12:08pm 4/17/14 12:08pm

Hands-On: the official Lego Ghostbusters is awesome and spot on

A few weeks ago Lego officially revealed that the next fan-designed Cuusoo set to go into production would be Brent Waller's incredibly-detailed Ghostbusters set. And while the brickmasters at Lego made a few tweaks to Waller's design, the results are still definitely worth adding to any Lego collection. » 2/16/14 8:57pm 2/16/14 8:57pm

Behold! All the 2014 Best Picture Oscar Nominees in Lego

When I think of Lego minifigs, I don't often imagine them having depraved, coke-fueled orgies.* Or orbiting earth, while overcoming intense emotional inertia. But, now that I think of it, a Lego Wolf of Wall Street would be awesome! Here are all the 2014 Oscar-nominated Best Picture films in Lego form. » 2/14/14 12:31pm 2/14/14 12:31pm

Lego Ghostbusters is now official!

Attenshun, Lego and Bill Murray fans all over the world! Start saving because the Keymaster has finally met the Gatekeeper and Gozer the Gozerian has materialized at Lego's headquarters in Billund, Denmark: The 30th Anniversary Ghostbuster set—designed by Lego fan Brent Waller— is going to be an official Lego product. » 1/30/14 12:34pm 1/30/14 12:34pm

Awesome Lego Kaneda's bike from Akira is a must-have

The Arvo Brothers have created a perfect Lego model of the most famous bike in sci-fi comic and cinema history: Kaneda's chopper from Akira. And while Lego may not make it into a commercial set, don't worry, the Arvo Brothers are publishing an online manual so you can build it yourself. » 12/06/13 11:37am 12/06/13 11:37am

OMFG! This Lego "Pacific Rim" Kaiju Attack is Amazing!

This incredible Lego diorama depicts the Hong Kong battle from Pacific Rim, the coolest kaiju versus jaeger fight in the film. During the battle, Gipsy Danger takes down Otachi, a Category 4 kaiju, with a giant ship. The level of detail here is astounding. Lego builder Olive Seon is a master of monster builds! » 10/09/13 12:51am 10/09/13 12:51am

Behold! The World's First Pacific Rim-Inspired Lego Kaiju!

From Lego builder extraordinaire, Olive Seon, comes the world's very first Lego Kaiju! Knifehead was the the largest Category III Kaiju, before it went up against Gipsy Danger, with its bulky, 4-armed frame and Jaeger-penetrating nose. This build lovingly captures all the intricate details of this horrific beast. » 9/17/13 3:52pm 9/17/13 3:52pm

This Jurassic Park Lego Set Could Become Official

"God creates dinosaurs. God destroys dinosaurs. God creates man. Man destroys God. Man creates dinosaurs." Man builds Lego Jurassic Park. Twenty years ago Jurassic Park was first released into theaters, and now a die-hard fan is trying to get this official Lego set made. » 8/28/13 10:06pm 8/28/13 10:06pm

This Lego Hobbit: Desolation of Smaug trailer is pretty rad

Check out this frame by frame recreation of the Hobbit: Desolation of Smaug made in Lego stopmotion. According to its creator—the Brotherhood Workshop—it was a painstaking job. I believe it. Here's the original trailer so you can compare. » 8/22/13 2:38pm 8/22/13 2:38pm

Can You Guess the Movies That These Lego Models Are Recreating?

This is so fun. Amazing Lego artist Nick Desimone recreated famous movies and TV shows using Lego bricks. The minimalist style of his work will sometimes make you second guess yourself but Desimone's art is such a perfect imagination of the movies that you'll eventually see what he wants you to see. » 7/31/13 11:30pm 7/31/13 11:30pm

Here's the New Lego Back to the Future Set

This is the back of the box of the Lego Back to the Future set, which I got last week. While I'm still disappointed with how they made the hood, it's still a nice set. That car's front is easily fixable if you get some extra pieces—and the third movie's car actually looks nice. » 7/18/13 1:34pm 7/18/13 1:34pm