'The Lego Batman Movie' can't escape the weight of Batman's history
Feb 25, 2017 7:23 AM -
Plenty of movie franchises run into trouble on the second go-around. "The Lego Batman Movie," the first spin-off of 2014's "The Lego Movie," is absolutely distinct from its predecessor. In escaping the specific gravity of "The Lego Movie," though, it has wandered into the orbit of other Batman movies in ways that make it less radical.