The Lego Batman Movie
The Lego Batman Movie (2017)

In the irreverent spirit of fun that made "The LEGO (R) Movie" a worldwide phenomenon, the self-described leading man of that ensemble - LEGO Batman - stars in his own big-screen adventure: "The LEGO (R) Batman Movie."… More

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: February 10, 2017
DVD Release Date: June 13, 2017
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Critic Score: 90% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: The Lego Batman Movie continues its block-buster franchise's winning streak with another round of dizzyingly funny -- and beautifully animated -- family-friendly mayhem.

David Sims
The Atlantic

The Lego Batman Movie works precisely because it knows audiences are sick of its hero. It's a reassessment, an intervention, an effort to try and remember what's fun about him.

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James Berardinelli

Overall, The Lego Batman Movie offers enough action and silliness to enthrall children while providing sufficient pop culture and Batman-through-the-years references to keep adults entertained.

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Jason Best
Movie Talk

The plastic brick caped crusader gets his own solo movie - and it is just as daft, just as endearing and just as funny as its predecessor.

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Peter Rainer
Christian Science Monitor

The sequel of sorts... is not quite as good, but at its best, it has the same whiplash wit and inspired freneticism.

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Barry Hertz
Globe and Mail

Basically, it's a standard-issue Batman narrative - arguably better than 50 per cent of history's other Batman films - that just happens to take place in a Lego-fied world.

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Matt Brunson
Creative Loafing

What initially appears to be a facile (if fun) piece of entertainment actually deepens as it progresses.

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Will Leitch
The New Republic

The thing about a sequel or a spinoff, even a mostly fun one like The LEGO Batman Movie, is that it's hard to recreate enthusiasm and inventiveness. What was once new is now, already, routine.

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Adam Graham
Detroit News

It's the Bat-spoof we didn't know we needed and it gives Batman a chance to loosen up.

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Susana Polo

The Lego Batman Movie is not to be underestimated.

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Flixster Audience Score: 81% Flixster User Reviews
Drake Tsui
Not as clever and neatly written as the original Lego Movie, but retains the same style of charm, humor and animation that made it great. The drama and emotion… More
Jens S.
Lots of movie references, guest appearances from (Warner Brothers) bad guys and inside jokes from decades of Batman films make this a really fun ride. Sometimes… More
Mark Hobin
The Lego Batman Movie is first and foremost about the Caped Crusader. He's once again articulated by Will Arnett. His absurd rendition stands in stark… More
Kevin M. Williams
Made for the kids, so the action is fast paced. But there's literally tons of rib-tickling references to previous incarnations of the Bat that most of us… More
JY Skacto
Chris McKay directs alone, or does he, in The Lego Batman Movie. The 100 minute story speeds on through at a frenetic pace, without a whole lot of character… More
KJ Proulx
I truly don't know how we got to the point where Warner Bros. can produce better Lego-based superhero films, than they can live-action. I'm not… More