New Film Discussion: ‘The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part’ (2019) Open Thread

The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part hits theaters today. It is the sequel to 2014’s The Lego Movie, which broke expectations and was wrongfully snubbed for an Oscar. It joins a Lego Movie Universe consisting of spin-offs The Lego Batman Movie and The Lego Ninjago Movie.

What did you think of the film? Is it just as awesome as The Lego Movie? What did you think of the new characters? Was there still plenty of Lord & Miller comedy? Would you want to see a Third Part?

Tell us your thoughts on The Lego Movie 2 in the comments below!

Synopsis: The much-anticipated sequel to the critically acclaimed, global box office phenomenon that started it all, “The LEGO® Movie 2: The Second Part,” reunites the heroes of Bricksburg in an all new action-packed adventure to save their beloved city. It’s been five years since everything was awesome and the citizens are facing a huge new threat: LEGO DUPLO® invaders from outer space, wrecking everything faster than they can rebuild. The battle to defeat them and restore harmony to the LEGO universe will take Emmet, Lucy, Batman and their friends to faraway, unexplored worlds, including a strange galaxy where everything is a musical. It will test their courage, creativity and Master Building skills, and reveal just how special they really are.