The LEGO Movie
CAST: Chris Pratt, Will Ferrell, Elizabeth Banks, Will Arnett, Nick Offerman, Alison Brie
DIRECTOR: Phil Lord, Chris Miller, Chris McKay
RUN TIME: 101 min
The LEGO Movie, the first-ever, full-length theatrical LEGO adventure, directed by Phil Lord Christopher Miller, opens in theaters February 7, 2014. It stars the vocal talents of Chris Pratt, Will Ferrell, Elizabeth Banks, Will Arnett, Nick Offerman and Alison Brie, with Liam Neeson and Morgan Freeman.The original 3D computer animated story follows Emmet, an ordinary, rules-following, perfectly average LEGO minifigure who is mistakenly identified as the most extraordinary person and the key to saving the world. He is drafted into a fellowship of strangers on an epic quest to stop an evil tyrant, a journey for which Emmet is hopelessly and hilariously underprepared. Chris Pratt (Moneyball) stars as the voice of Emmet. Will Ferrell (The Campaign) stars as the voice of his primary adversary, President Business, an erudite, anal-retentive CEO who has a hard time balancing world domination with micro-managing his own life while Liam Neeson (Taken and Taken 2, Oscar nominee for Schindlers List) voices the presidents powerful henchman, known as Bad Cop, who will stop at nothing to catch Emmet. Starring as Emmets fellow travelers are Oscar winner Morgan Freeman (Million Dollar Baby), as Vitruvius, an old mystic Elizabeth Banks (The Hunger Games, Emmy nominee for 30 Rock), as tough-as-nails Lucy, who mistakes Emmet for the savior of the world and guides him on his quest Will Arnett (Emmy nominee, 30 Rock), as the mysterious Batman, a LEGO minifigure with whom Lucy shares a history Nick Offerman (NBCs Parks and Recreation) as a craggy, swaggering pirate obsessed with revenge on President Business and Alison Brie (NBCs Community) as a sweet, loveable member of the team, with a powerful secret.Directors Phil Lord Christopher Miller (21 Jump Street, Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs) also wrote the screenplay, from a story by Dan Hageman Kevin Hageman and Phil Lord Christopher Miller, based on LEGO construction toys. It will incorporate some of the LEGO worlds most popular figures while introducing several new characters, inviting fans who have enjoyed the brands innovative toys and hugely popular video games for generations to experience their visually unique LEGO world as never seen before.