“The Lego Movie” was released in theaters this weekend and many Lego bricks were used for making the movie. There was a total of 3,863,484 unique Lego bricks used in the movie. Many of the bricks were reused to create scenes in the film.
If you wanted to recreate the entire movie, then you would need 15,080,330 Lego bricks. There are 183 different types of Lego mini-figures used in the film.
Production designer Grant Freckelton and the team behind the film also used virtual bricks with the LEGO Digital Designer software to bring the characters to life. Above is the trailer.