Everything is, indeed, awesome. Following a deal with the BBC that saw the inclusion of Doctor Who in the video game Lego Dimensions as well as get its own fantastic Lego playset, it looks like the Doctor may be taking a trip to the big screen... to join Emmet, Wyldstyle and friends for The Lego Movie 2.
Lego has built its empire just like the interlocking bricks themselves, by connecting kids and adults, using pop-culture and mass appeal. On July 31st, A Lego Brickumentary will premiere. It’s the very first full-length documentary chronicling the powerful toy brand.
A movie about a superhero that shrinks to the size of an ant had all the potential to be corny and awful. But the original trailer for Ant-Man succeeded in convincing everyone that the film would be great, and now there’s a Lego version that’s even more entertaining than the original.
Jurassic World hits theaters next month, and in addition to more dino-themed merchandise than you can shake a fossil at, it will also be accompanied by a new Lego game featuring levels from all four films in the Jurassic Park franchise. And as the latest game trailer reveals, you’ll actually get to play as your…
In a little over a week, Avengers: Age of Ultron will hit movie theaters in North America. So now’s as good a time as any to revisit the original trailer that got us all excited for the sequel. But this time around you’ll definitely want to go with this Lego version instead that features the official toys from the…
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.
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…
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.
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.
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…
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.
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.
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.
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.