June 18, 2013 5:47pm PT by Mia Galuppo
'The Lego Movie' Teaser Trailer: Batman and the Ninja Turtles Join Forces (Video)
Everyone’s favorite miniature building blocks are coming to the big screen.
The first teaser trailer for The Lego Movie has just been released, and it's giving fans a first look at the vast assemblage of pop-culture references that will be featured in the upcoming comedy -- including Batman, Wonder Woman and Michelangelo (both the painter and the Ninja Turtle)
Phil Lord and Chris Miller, the directing team behind Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs and 21 Jump Street, wrote and directed the pint-sized action adventure.
The CGI film follows the story of an ordinary Lego minifigure, Emmett (Chris Pratt), who is mistaken for the messianic Master Builder, and must now stop the evil President Business (Will Ferrell), who has plans to glue the entire universe together.
The film features a star-studded cast, including Liam Neeson, Alison Brie and Morgan Freeman.
The Lego Movie has a theatrical release date of Feb. 7.