Is The Lego Movie the smartest CG feature ever made?

The Lego Movie

It's probably fair to say that toy-themed movies have deserved every brickbat thrown at them. Which is why nobody expected much from a movie based on the massively popular – but worryingly free-form – Lego. At least not until the first trailer hit, and people realised that directors Phil Lord and Chris Miller and Australian animation studio Animal Logic weren't so much making a movie about Lego as making a movie with Lego and celebrating the unbridled creativity it offers.

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