(November 20, 2018 – Burbank, CA) – YouTube and Warner Bros. Pictures announce an awesome alternative to the post-Thanksgiving Black Friday stress this year with a special, one-day-only offer, marking the first time in its history YouTube has rolled out a full-length movie within an ad. For 24 hours on Friday, November 23, the day after Turkey Day, anyone checking out the trailer for the upcoming sequel “The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part” can journey back to where the fun began in Bricksburg with a full-length feature showing of the original blockbuster film that started it all, “The LEGO Movie.”
To launch their own personal screening, fans should enter the YouTube search keyword “Brick Friday” and select the promoted video for “The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part” at the top of the search results.
This unique Brick Friday opportunity will start on Friday, November 23 and expire after 24 hours. For more information, please visit http://www.thelegomovie.com/
“The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part” opens in theatres on Friday, February 8, 2019.
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 now facing a huge new threat: LEGO DUPLO invaders from outer space, wrecking everything faster than it can be rebuilt. The battle to defeat the invaders 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.
“The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part” stars Chris Pratt, Elizabeth Banks, Tiffany Haddish, Will Arnett, Stephanie Beatriz, Charlie Day, Alison Brie, Nick Offerman, Maya Rudolph.
Directed by Mike Mitchell, from a screenplay written by Phil Lord & Christopher Miller, based on LEGO Construction Toys, the film is produced by Dan Lin, Phil Lord, Christopher Miller, and Roy Lee, the team behind the LEGO film franchise since “The LEGO Movie” debuted in 2014, and by Jinko Gotoh. Serving as executive producers are Jill Wilfert, Keith Malone, Matthew Ashton, Chris McKay, Zareh Nalbandian, Ryan Halprin, Will Allegra, and Chris Leahy. Patrick Marc Hanenberger is the production designer, and Claire Knight is the editor. The music is composed by Mark Mothersbaugh. Trisha Gum is the animation director.
The film opens nationwide in 2D and 3D on Friday, February 8, 2019.
Warner Bros. Pictures and Warner Animation Group present, in association with LEGO System A/S, a Rideback/Lord Miller/Vertigo Entertainment Production, “The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part,” distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures.
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