Review: The Lego Movie Part 2 (Spoiler-Free)

Movies that have advance screenings week ahead of their official release are confident beasts.  I was impressed when How to Train Your Dragon scheduled screenings three weeks ahead of opening night, but that franchise feels a bit tired to me.  When Lego Movie Part 2 announced screenings two weeks before it opens, that had me interested.  Could the franchise re-capture the energy and spirit of the original, or will Lego Batman’s glowing reviews but lackluster box office, or Ninjago’s overall Ninjagoness, drag down the first real sequel?  Isaac (9) and I took in Lego Movie Part 2 today and here’s what we thought (spoiler free).

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