Top 33 The Lego Movie Movie Facts

Following is our collection of The Lego Movie 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 Movie film message.

During a chase scene a pig falls towards the ground and on impact turns into sausages.
During a chase scene a pig falls towards the ground and on impact turns into sausages.

Wonder Woman is the only one put in handcuffs when all the super heroes are captured, because that's her only weakness, bondage.

The Lego Movie Trivia

These trivia from Reddit and other sources can be used as questions with answers in quizzes or games.

  1. Benny the spaceman has a broken helmet. This used to happen to the original Lego pieces. Picture of my 80s spaceman to the right.

  2. The movie features some strange cameos, including basketball legends Gary Payton (Seattle legend) and Sheryl Swoops (who played for Seattle in 2008). both director Chris Miller and star Chris Pratt are from the greater Seattle area.

The Lego Movie Easter Eggs

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

  • The end credits has Lego figures of Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton holding hands.

  • 1 - Emmet has a poster for "Macho and the Nerd" - this is the Russian title for "21 Jump Street", directors Lord and Miller's previous movie.
    Emmet has a poster for "Macho and the Nerd" - this is the Russian title for "21 Jump Street", directors Lord and Miller's previous movie.
  • 1 - Many buildings in Bricksburg are modeled off of real LEGO sets. For example, the blue building on the right is set 10190 Market Street.
    Many buildings in Bricksburg are modeled off of real LEGO sets. For example, the blue building on the right is set 10190 Market Street.
  • 1 - There is a scene where a wall of a house falls down through someone, just like in Steamboat Bill Jr. (1928), only this stunt wasn't successful.
    There is a scene where a wall of a house falls down through someone, just like in Steamboat Bill Jr. (1928), only this stunt wasn't successful.
  • 1 - A blurred plaque in the saloon scene appears to say Bones & Skelly. While it is probably referring to the names of the skeleton and horse, it is also a reference to Bones and Skelly from Lego: The Adventures of Clutch Powers (2010).
    A blurred plaque in the saloon scene appears to say Bones & Skelly. While it is probably referring to the names of the skeleton and horse, it is also a reference to Bones and Skelly from Lego: The Adventures of Clutch Powers (2010).

The Lego Movie Hidden Details

1 - Lord Business's cape & helmet are in the shape of a necktie in a Windsor knot.
Lord Business's cape & helmet are in the shape of a necktie in a Windsor knot.
1 - The numbers that appear with the various parts are the real world piece numbers. 3795 is a 2x6 plate, 56145 is a wheel, etc.
The numbers that appear with the various parts are the real world piece numbers. 3795 is a 2x6 plate, 56145 is a wheel, etc.
1 - When Bruce Wayne is distracting Lord Business, you can see he left his Batman suit out in the hallway.
When Bruce Wayne is distracting Lord Business, you can see he left his Batman suit out in the hallway.

The Duplo aliens has finger prints on it

In the real world, Cloud Cukoo Land is the box of Lego that the Man Upstairs leaves for his son to play with.

Metalbeard's other Rules Of The Sea can be glimpsed briefly before the camera zooms into the lower left rule.

1 - The transition '8 1/2 years later' is to signify that Finn, the child who is imagining the whole movie, is 8 1/2 years old
The transition '8 1/2 years later' is to signify that Finn, the child who is imagining the whole movie, is 8 1/2 years old
1 - -Everything before this slide is from the father's imagination before he had his son. Everything after this slide is from his son's imagination.
-Everything before this slide is from the father's imagination before he had his son. Everything after this slide is from his son's imagination.
1 - One of President Business's robots is playing solitaire on his computer
One of President Business's robots is playing solitaire on his computer
1 - The song Vitruvius is playing on the piano in the old west saloon is a honky tonk version of everything is awesome
The song Vitruvius is playing on the piano in the old west saloon is a honky tonk version of everything is awesome
1 - Vitruvius's staff is actually a half eaten lollypop.
Vitruvius's staff is actually a half eaten lollypop.

During Emmet's visions (when first touching the Piece of Resistance), the boy can be heard saying, "It's your turn to be the hero" -- implying this is not the first time Finn's played this game among his father's sets.

This relic scanner's screen changes between several stickers, as if they are being swapped.

President Business says to an aide thst he wants to meet Bad Cop on 23 seconds. Exactly 23 seconds later, an aide tell President Buisness that Bad Cop is waiting in his office.

1 - The directors used an Emmet figure with a magnet built in in order to move him in the real world. The person moving the magnet from under te table is none other than director Phil Lord.
The directors used an Emmet figure with a magnet built in in order to move him in the real world. The person moving the magnet from under te table is none other than director Phil Lord.
1 - Whenever Emmet is digitally animated, you can see a seam in the middle of his hair, but whenever they used a live action figure, the seam is not visible.
Whenever Emmet is digitally animated, you can see a seam in the middle of his hair, but whenever they used a live action figure, the seam is not visible.
1 - - Abraham Lincoln is voiced by Will Forte, who also portrayed a separate rendition of the character in the animated series Clone High. Both were directed by Phil Lord and Chris Miller.
- Abraham Lincoln is voiced by Will Forte, who also portrayed a separate rendition of the character in the animated series Clone High. Both were directed by Phil Lord and Chris Miller.

When Wyldstyle's relic detector levels change, so does the texture as they are technically only stickers/printed on IRL.

When Emmet touches the Piece of Resistance, you can faintly hear Finn say "It's your turn to be the hero" near the end of his psychedelic trip. Later in the movie, just before Emmet sacrifices himself to save the Master Builders, he says a similar line to Wyldstyle.

1 - . In a scene where they show Emmet in the real world, he's white instead of yellow.
. In a scene where they show Emmet in the real world, he's white instead of yellow.

No one that Emmet greets on the street in the morning calls him by his name.

Even the motion blur is made of legos, as can be seen here in this slowed down clip.

Instead of having true CGI motion blur, the animators used lego blocks. It can be seen when Benny builds the spaceship, in slow motion.

The Lego Movie poster
The Lego Movie poster

The Lego Movie Plot

An ordinary LEGO construction worker, thought to be the prophesied as "special", is recruited to join a quest to stop an evil tyrant from gluing the LEGO universe into eternal stasis.

Cast and Details

Here are the full cast and crew of The Lego Movie. 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, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Director Christopher Miller
Stars Will Arnett, Elizabeth Banks, Craig Berry, Alison Brie
IMDB score 7.7