Review: The Lego Movie

Review: <em>The Lego Movie</em>

Like most people, I played with Lego sets as a kid. I got hooked on the ‘Lego Adventurers’ theme and managed to convince my parents to get me some of the nicer sets in that line. Johnny Thunder and Dr. Charles Lightning and I had some really good times tricking Baron Von Barron into falling into the mummy’s tomb over and over again. I’m sure the same goes for many of you. So it should come as really no surprise that The Lego Movie, out this weekend, seemed so appealing to me.

The Nerdpocalypse podcast – Episode 68: How NOT to get 6 Pack Abs

The Nerdpocalypse podcast – Episode 68: How NOT to get 6 Pack Abs

This week on The Nerdpocalypse podcast the guys talk the discovery of a mini Kraken, cell phone data plans that goes wild, Pico Projectors, the Steady Snake, Jay and Micah tell embarrassing stories about each other from their childhood, LEGO Marvel, Pokemon X and Y, solid gold shirts, fried chicken versus diamonds, Del Toro’s Dark Universe, Secret Avengers #1, Star Wars #1, the Hebrew Hammer, and much more.

Animated LEGO movie is hitting theaters in 2014

Animated LEGO movie is hitting theaters in 2014It looks like Warner Bros is taking the leap to make a fully animated LEGO movie. My childhood begins screaming for joy! According to a new press release it will be directed by Phil Lord and Christopher Miller (21 Jump Street and Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs). The screenplay was written by Dan  and Kevin Hageman. The movie will hit theaters February 28th, 2014. No information on what the story will be. However, stay tuned.

LEGO CAPTAIN AMERICA IS A BADASS!

Lego Captain America is truly a Badass! In this brick film, Cap slaughters a shit-ton of people. The red play-doh is flying everywhere as he barrels he way through the Nazi troops. Body parts are literally taken to nubs. This film was produced by Forrest Fire Films. Take a look at their YouTube channel. They have some pretty funny stuff. Star Wars parodies and more.