Top 14 The Lego Batman Movie Facts

Following is our collection of The Lego Batman facts. Handpicked and verified, these little-known details can be obscure enough most people will miss. These behind the scene easter eggs and hidden messages will give you another view of The Lego Batman film message.

In "The Lego Batman Movie", the Batcomputer runs the same pre-flight check for the Batmobile that Robin used to do in the 1960's

Movie, Calculator Man's visor displays his pain after Batman kicks him.
Movie, Calculator Man's visor displays his pain after Batman kicks him.

The Lego Batman Easter Eggs

Hidden objects, characters, easter eggs, and their meanings are wonderful ways to discover the filmmaker's perspectives of any given movie.

  • 1 - The street sign in the family photo says "Crime Street." This photo was taken the night of his parents murder.
    The street sign in the family photo says "Crime Street." This photo was taken the night of his parents murder.
  • 1 - The slide behind the police commissioner lists ninjutsu as part of the four point program
    The slide behind the police commissioner lists ninjutsu as part of the four point program
  • Joker tells Batman about how they have been fighting for 78 years, which is completely accurate, seeing as the 80th anniversary of Batman was two years later, in 2019.

  • One of the songs that Robin suggests in the final scene as background music is Never Gonna Give You Up by Rick Astley.

The Lego Batman Hidden Details

During the aerial combat around Wayne Manor, we hear "pew pew" instead of machine gun and rockets sound effects. The Lego Movie series is supposed to be about people playing with their Lego sets.

Batman has a special trophy room in which he stores confiscated items. Later on in the movie, the Batcave is taken over by the Joker and in a brief shot, the sign has been changed from Trophy Room to Toy Room.

The ending credits are copied from an 80's aerobics dance video.

Batman watches the portion of Jerry Maguire in which he states "You complete me", the same line the Joker says to Batman in The Dark Knight

When describing the eternal abyss that could destroy Gotham City, a clip from The Lego Movie (2014) is shown.

1 - Joker says "I think after 78 years, I deserve respect!" This is a reference to that fact that at the time of the movie, Batman had been around for 78 years, first introduced in 1939.
Joker says "I think after 78 years, I deserve respect!" This is a reference to that fact that at the time of the movie, Batman had been around for 78 years, first introduced in 1939.
1 - When the Joker takes over the Batcave he turns the trophy room into the toy room.
When the Joker takes over the Batcave he turns the trophy room into the toy room.
The Lego Batman poster
The Lego Batman poster

The Lego Batman Plot

A cooler-than-ever Bruce Wayne must deal with the usual suspects as they plan to rule Gotham City, while discovering that he has accidentally adopted a teenage orphan who wishes to become his sidekick.

Cast and Details

Here are the full cast and crew of The Lego Batman. The goofs, crazy credits, and trivia they have performed may have not taken your attention. Some are hidden for a reason, while others randomly forgotten.

Genre Animation, Action, Comedy, Family
Director Chris McKay
Stars Will Arnett, Michael Cera, Rosario Dawson, Ralph Fiennes
IMDB score 7.3