Connect
To Top
Advertisement

The movie: The Lego Batman Movie


Cast: Will Arnett, Zach Galifianakis, Michael Cera, Rosario Dawson and Ralph Fiennes Director: Chris McKay Genre: superhero, comedy Running time: 104 minutes Showing: Century Cinemax Acacia Mall, Cinema Magic, Naalya, Numax Cinema, Entebbe.
If you have watched the series titled Gotham, then you will identify with the return of Batman, in his latest movie — The Lego Batman Movie, where he plays his usual hero role. This time though, Gotham, the city where he has been resident is undergoing a number of major changes.
And still similar to the series, Batman has to camouflage as the vigilante in order to save the city from the hostile captivity of the Joker, a role played by Zach Galifianakis, whose role in The Hangover trilogy should have landed him this one too, in which he continues his hilarious excesses.
Funny as he is, Batman will need help from other people in order to bring the Joker down. This is the second movie in the The Lego Batman franchise, and it has enjoyed some downright cool reviews.
“The first thing to say about “The Lego Batman Movie” is that it is kicky, bedazzling, and super fun. It is a kiddie flick that has been made in a sophisticated spirit of lightning-fast, brain-bursting paradox. The movie uses digital animation to create the illusion that it is set in a herky-jerky universe of plastic Lego bricks — but it has such a kaleidoscopic, anything-goes flow that it trumps the imagination of just about any animated feature you could name,” Film Critic Owen Gleiberman says.
The second installation also comes on with a new director. Chris McKay directed this one, and his work on Robot Chicken should give you an idea about what to expect. He is a wizard at toy grandeur. He replaces the duo of Phil Lord and Christopher Miller. Expect some strong graphics and slap-stick humour.

 

Submit your comment

More in Audio Visual

  • The video: Kyolowoza – Irene Ntale

    If DJ Khaled watched this music video, he would blind out to all else that went wrong and credit one thing....

    Christine NakalungiJuly 8, 2017
  • The audio: Show Me – Winnie Nwagi

    Irene Ntale leaving Swangz Avenue could have been a blessing in disguise for singer Winnie Nwagi because boy does she have...

    Christine NakalungiJuly 8, 2017
  • Empire’s actor Tariq directs Maro’s video

    There is one thing about Ronald Magada aka Maro – he does not rush his things – he does music at...

    Christine NakalungiJune 24, 2017
  • Tembeya Njiri – Wilson Bugembe

    Wilson Bugembe returns with another of his visual dilemmas that will hit the human beings when Jesus finally appears. He introduces...

    Christine NakalungiJune 24, 2017
  • Bebe releases new video, aims dig at critics

      By David Kugonza 2017 is a year that Bebe Cool, Gagamel fans and music fans will remember and that’s largely...

    Christine NakalungiJune 19, 2017
  • The Movie: Wonder Woman

    Cast: Gal Gadot, Chris Pine, Robin Wright, Connie Nielsen, DannyHuston Director: Patty Jenkins Genre: Action, superhero Duration: 141 Minutes. Now showing...

    Albert TumwineJune 1, 2017
  • The video: Esaala – Levixone

    How powerful is a prayer? Of what use is prayer? In this video, Levixone takes us on a journey to document...

    Albert TumwineJune 1, 2017
  • The track: Ye Sure – Babaritah

    You might not be familiar with the name Babaritah but you will recognise her from the song Akatijjo, which she did...

    Albert TumwineJune 1, 2017
  • Kenzo releases two videos

      Eddy Kenzo aka Musuuza is on a roll. This year, he has released ten songs so far, three collaborations two of...

    Christine NakalungiMay 24, 2017