The Lego Movie

Movie review by Sandie Angulo Chen, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 6+

Hilarious toy tale plugs product but is nonstop fun.

PG 2014 100 minutes

Parents say

age 7+

Based on 102 reviews

Kids say

age 6+

Based on 248 reviews

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age 6+

When it's self-aware is when it shines!

This film is clever and funnier than you think it's gonna be, but it still relies on some tropes that have recently been overdone, mainly the not accomplished person somehow besting those that have a lot of discipline, practice, and talent. Where the film steps into another realm is its meta engagement with the "real world." The film definitely hits an unexpected stride there and there is evidence of that throughout the film...the Kragel being one fo the best bits. Ferrell shines as does Banks.
age 8+

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models
Too much violence

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