Have you watched the The Lego Movie? If you haven't, you should, bro. You really should.
So why all these brouhaha surrounding an animated flick about the iconic, brick-based toy brand? For one, it's now being hailed as the first big hit of the year, hitting the box office jackpot to the tune of $193.9 million. And that was two days ago; the movie's still showing so you can bet your suweldo it's gonna rack up more moolah.
But it's not just about the cash. The Lego Movie has earned a collective thumbs-up from entertained moviegoers thanks to its impressive voice cast, grade A animation, and quirky storyline. Even the often-stingy critics of Rotten Tomatoes have nothing but praise for the movie—it got a really impressive 96 percent!
Even the movie's blooper reel is gold:
So don't let yourself be left out whenever your buds talk about it. Trust us, you want to ride this bandwagon. However, if you're the kind of hard-ass who needs a lot of convincing, below are images showing you exactly what this "Lego-fied" phenomenon is all about! Starting with these Oscar-nominated pictures...
American Hustle, Lego-fied