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comingsoon.net – Remember when it seemed like a terrible idea for Hollywood to make a big screen comedy out of 21 Jump Street ? Or an animated feature film version of Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs that bore little to no resemblance to Judi and Ron Barrett's classic children's book? 4 weeks 5 days ago via jetli
With 100% Tomatometer So Far, The Lego Movie Is Shaping Up as One of the Best-Reviewed Movies of 2014
8:50 PM 2/4/2014 by Binh Ngo
The Lego Movie won't be in theaters until this Friday, but if the trend holds, it is a candidate for one of the best-reviewed movies of 2014. As of this writing, the movie has a 100% on the Tomatometer, with 22 reviews counted, making it the best-reviewed wide release of the year.
7:18 AM 7/30/2013 by Jeff Giles
It seemed like a fool's errand, but directors Phil Lord and Chris Miller managed to take the eminently cheesy '80s cop show 21 Jump Street and turn it into one of 2012's funnier action comedies -- and now they're tempting fate twice by getting down to work on a sequel.
variety.com – Sony is planning “The Reunion” for Phil Lord and Chris Miller, setting up the comedy project for the “21 Jump Street” duo to produce with Miller directing from his own script. Details of the story are being kept under wraps other than it taking place at a high school reunion. 36 weeks 4 days ago via brucelee
5:10 PM 6/18/2013 by Jeff Giles
There's really no getting around how ludicrous a Lego movie sounds, but Warner Bros. sure is giving it their best shot -- first they assembled a crack creative team, then they ponied up for a killer voice cast that includes Chris Pratt and Will Arnett, and now they've unleashed a trailer that actually makes this whole thing look like it might be fun.
2:56 PM 3/22/2013 by Jeff Giles
If you've been reluctant to believe The Lego Movie (which until recently went by altogether more wonderful title Lego: The Piece of Resistance) is actually real, we sympathize -- but honestly, in a studio climate where anything with the slightest bit of name value is fair game for a film adaptation, it was really only a matter of time before Lego hit the big screen.
Posted June 4th, 2012 by Binh Ngo
A magician named Charles Carter goes on the run when President Warren G. Harding, who he is performing for, is found dead. Adaptation of Glen David Gold's book.
'21 Jump Street' Directors Phil Lord & Chris Miller Reveal The Tagline They're Pitching For The 'Lego' Movie
fb.indiewire.com – While talking with "21 Jump Street" directors Phil Lord and Chris Miller about their upcoming (and, it should be noted, totally wonderful) adaptation of the beloved 1980s television series (and we'll have their thoughts and insights on that soon), we had to ask them about their future projects, including their new animated "Lego" film. 1 year 51 weeks ago via jetli