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“The LEGO Movie: Further Evidence of Will Ferrell’s Subversive Genius”

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Posted February 16, 2014

“To be fair, I have no idea whether [Will Ferrell] had input into the script of The Lego Movie or not. But the mere fact that he was cast as the movie’s villain should have been a giveaway as to its ideology. For more than a decade now, Ferrell’s starred in big, dumb films of surprising political complexity, again and again playing the regressive oaf who eventually comes around to progressive ideas.” Noah Gittell writes about The LEGO Movie at The Atlantic.

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