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Season 4, Episode 5

'The Lego Movie' and 'Robocop'

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Movies & Reviews

The Lego Movie

Director: Phil Lord, Christopher Miller

Year: 2014     Run Time: 100 min

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.

Gregg's Review

This might be marketed as a kids movie but I think it's something that all adults will enjoy

5 Bags of Popcorn, 5 Big Grocery Bags of Lego Pieces

Tim's Review

It's about Legos

3 Bags of Popcorn


Director: Jose Padilha

Year: 2014     Run Time: 117 min

In 2028 Detroit, when Alex Murphy, a loving husband, father and good cop, is critically injured in the line of duty, the multinational conglomerate OmniCorp sees their chance for a part-man, part-robot police officer.

Tim's Review

It's a remake of Robocop

Tim did not rate this film

Gregg's Review

If you loved Robocop the original, you're probably going to love this twice as much

5 Bags of Popcorn, 1 Miniature Robot

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