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  1. 'Lego Movie' Filmmakers Reveal Fib Told to Warner Bros.

    9:00 am PST 12/17/2014
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    Phil Lord and Chris Miller, featured in THR's Rule Breakers 2014 issue, had to persuade Warner Bros. to keep in one specific segment: "What we told the studio was, if it didn't work, we had a backup plan. We didn't have a backup plan," says Miller READ MORE

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  2. Directors Phil Lord and Christopher Miller on "Taking a Risk" on Making 'The Lego Movie'

    9:00 am PST 12/17/2014
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    "We didn't want to make the Lego movie in the beginning because it sounded like a commercial," says Miller READ MORE

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  3. Golden Globes: 24 of the Biggest Film and TV Snubs

    8:08 am PST 12/11/2014
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    'Unbroken', 'American Sniper,' 'Top Five', 'Mad Men,' 'Sherlock' and 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine'' were among those shut out by the 2015 nominations READ MORE

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  4. 'How to Train Your Dragon 2,' 'Lego Movie' Among Annie Award Nominees

    8:17 am PST 12/01/2014
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    'Big Hero 6,' 'The Boxtrolls' are also among the nominees for best animated feature READ MORE

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  5. 'Boyhood' Named Best Picture by New York Film Critics Circle

    7:30 am PST 12/01/2014
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    The film also won best director for Richard Linklater and best supporting actress for Patricia Arquette READ MORE

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  6. Watch the Lego Version of the 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Trailer

    4:27 pm PST 11/29/2014
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    Roll your little heart out, Lego droid! READ MORE

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  7. Inside THR's Animation Roundtable With 'Big Hero 6' Director, 'Lego Movie' Producer

    10:21 am PST 11/25/2014
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    The 'Boxtrolls' and 'Book of Life' directors also share stories about making their films READ MORE

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  8. Animation Roundtable: 6 Top Filmmakers on 'Frozen' Lessons and Why Sequels Are "Killing" the Industry

    10:00 am PST 11/25/2014
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    Don't relegate these filmmakers to the kids' table, where the movie industry often forces animators to sit. Not only have their projects scored big at the box office — 'How to Train Your Dragon 2' took in $619 million worldwide, while 'The Lego Movie' collected $468 million — but they also are among the year's most inventive films. After all, they create READ MORE

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  9. 'Lego Movie' Producer Reveals How He Got Christopher Nolan to Approve of Lego Batman

    10:00 am PST 11/25/2014
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    Dan Lin tells THR they are now "deep in production" for a Lego Batman stand-alone movie, out in 2018 READ MORE

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  10. Full Uncensored Animation Roundtable

    10:00 am PST 11/25/2014
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    Tomm Moore, (Song of the Sea), Travis Knight (The Boxtrolls), Jorge Gutierrez (The Book of Life), Dan Lin (The Lego Movie), Bonnie Arnold (How to Train Your Dragon 2) and Don Hall (Big Hero 6) discuss their award-worthy animated movies READ MORE

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  11. 'The Lego Movie' Co-Producer on Creating a New Batman Character

    8:00 am PST 11/25/2014
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    Dan Lin talks about approaching Warners and Christopher Nolan and getting their approval for creating a new Batman READ MORE

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  12. 'Frozen', 'Lego Movie' Win BAFTA Children's Awards

    1:52 am PST 11/24/2014
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    'Shaun the Sheep' and Cartoon Network also take home gongs READ MORE

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  13. 'Lego Batman' Will Pay Tribute to The Dark Knight's Many Cinematic Incarnations

    9:12 am PST 11/19/2014
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    "There are 40 versions of his origin story alone" READ MORE

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  14. R2-D2 Was Almost in 'The Lego Movie,' Directors Say

    8:59 am PST 11/18/2014
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    The 'Star Wars' character was "Batman-level" in original drafts READ MORE

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  15. Mark Mothersbaugh Reveals Next Project at Billboard/THR Film & TV Music Conference

    9:42 pm PST 11/05/2014
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    The Devo frontman is making the leap into television READ MORE

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  16. Oscars: 20 Animated Films Submitted for Academy Consideration

    1:22 pm PST 11/04/2014
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  17. 'Lego Movie' Directors Returning to Write Sequel

    3:44 pm PDT 10/25/2014
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    Phil Lord and Chris Miller are officially heading back to the franchise they helped launch READ MORE

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  18. Carrie Gormley, Jonathan Gitlin Promoted at Create Advertising

    6:54 pm PDT 10/22/2014
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    Gormley will oversee the theatrical group, while Gitlin will head up television and advertising READ MORE

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  19. 'Lego Batman' Spinoff Movie in the Works at Warner Bros. (Exclusive)

    10:45 am PDT 10/10/2014
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    Will Arnett will return as the voice of the Caped Crusader READ MORE

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  20. Aardman, British Film Institute to Help Develop Animated Films

    2:24 am PDT 10/03/2014
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    The 'Shaun of the Sheep' studio and the film organization will help develop up to three feature-length animated projects READ MORE

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