David Brider (davidbrider) wrote,
David Brider

This journal has been placed in memorial status. New entries cannot be posted to it.


Just been to see The Lego Movie, and...it was okay. Not as epically awesome as I'd been expecting, but amusing and exciting and a relaxing way of spending 90 minutes. I guess I've just been a bit spoiled by the series of 22-minute LEGO Star Wars mini-movies, which are really something else.

Got me on a bit of a nostalgia kick, though...this (which isn't quite the spaceship they build in the movie, but is fairly near) was one I used to own. (I'm not sure if Lego actually made one that was much bigger, or if I just passionately wanted to make a massively bigger one myself. Probably the latter...).

This and, to a lesser extent this, also ring very loud bells with me.

And then there's this, from back in the day before Minifigures. Bless their chunky hands and non-existent heads. :-)

Actually, I say used to own them - my mum surprised me a while back with the revelation that all my old LEGO is still in storage at her house. I'll have to reclaim it at some point, when we've got room for it. Whenever that turns out to be...

  • My tweets

    Thu, 18:36: @ hannahwitton hi, I realise it’s a few years old now, but I just found this video that a complete jerk calling hims……

  • My tweets

    Fri, 22:08: @ RevRichardColes congratulations to you and the rest of your team on a well deserved University Challenge win.

  • My tweets

    Wed, 17:31: 3 of 5 stars to Doctor Who by Terrance Dicks https://t.co/ONkH3T0ic5

  • Post a new comment


    Comments allowed for friends only

    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic