EXCLUSIVE: Last night it received the New York Film Critics award for Best Animated Feature and tonight its writer/directors Christopher Miller and Phil Lord will pick up their Best Original Screenplay prize from the National Board of Review. Add to this numerous awards from many other critics groups, several Annie nominations as well as Animated Feature noms from the Golden Globes , Critics Choice Movie Awards and yesterday, a PGA nod and you have a very good season for this film that just started out to be a nice little ‘toon released in the cold days of February. It grew into a smash hit for Warner Bros and now an award juggernaut. Check the video for the story behind The Lego Movie’s excellent adventure.
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