Showing posts from March, 2009

Ghost Pictures has been cancelled!

By: Andrew Bermudez (Lego Studios; March 23, 2009)      Even though there have been a few leaps on Wall Street recently, the economy is still not doing to well, and because of that, the studio needed to get rid of another unnecessary expense. This expense is none other than the project titled Ghost Pictures. "It's a little sad that the film was canceled, but I won't miss it," said director Simon Johnathon. "It's just that this type of film is not profitable anymore," stated Mark Matthew, head of the board of directors.      The most devastated crew member is Dracula. "It just doesn't feel right," said Dracula. "I felt at home with a thriller like this one, and the fact that it ended really devastates me. Then again, I can't predict what's going to happen on Wall Street tomorrow. I'm just a blood-sucking lawyer." (Note: Mark Matthew would like to point out that, despite Dracula's wording, Ghost Pictures was not a …

Johnny Thunder and the Secret of Marco Polo Deleted Animation Debuts!

By: Andrew Bermudez (Lego Studios; March 22, 2009)      While The Adventures of Legoman finishes the editing stage, the studio has now released the second part to the Johnny Thunder and the Secret of Marco Polo behind the scenes series, Johnny Thunder and the Secret of Marco Polo Deleted Animation. "With this behind the scenes series, the audience will certainly get a new perspective on the film," said Mark Matthew, head of the Lego Studios board of directors.      In this new video, the audience will get to see the footage that ended up on the cutting room floor during post-production. Also, the video contains an official announcement for Johnny Thunder 2. "With the success of the first film, Johnny Thunder 2 will certainly be a hit," stated director Steven Lawrence.      Now, with the behind the scenes series released, the studio can now focus on The Adventures of Legoman, which will be released April 24th, 2009.

'Secret of Marco Polo' Production Gallery Arrives!

By: Andrew Bermudez (Lego Studios; March 19, 2009)      Today, the first part in a two-part behind the scenes feature for Johnny Thunder and the Secret of Marco Polo, Johnny Thunder and the Secret of Marco Polo Production Gallery debuted. "It was certainly a lot of fun working on the film, and now we can share our experiences with the world," said the film's animal trainer, Seth Corman.      In this new behind the scenes gallery, director and writer Andrew Bermudez and assistant director and co-writer Daniel Bermudez take you through the production of the film. In the process, they reveal several facts, including the effects behind the Aero Nomad/Bi-plane fight, Lord Sinister driving the yellow car, exterior to interior shots and more. They also relate events that happened on the set, such as the Dracula incident, a story about the Yeti costume, and more.      "People are always interested by what they can't see," said boom operator Sarah Williamson. "…

Legoman Toys are Now Available!

By: Andrew Bermudez (Cafe Corner; March 14 2009)      Two days ago, the first TheAdventures of Legoman promotion started, which was a series of toys given out at the local Cafe Corner restaurant's Klutz Kidz meal. "With the economy going downhill, it has become a top priority that we get the word out about our films early, and a promotion like this one is our best option," said Mark Matthew, head of the board of directors. "Even though the film doesn't come out for another month and a half, this promotion will surly do well and get people excited about the film," said director Simon Johnathon.
     Here is a list of all of the toys, along with their descriptions:
Wind-up Legomobile: Help Legoman speed to the scene of the crime by pulling back this mini Legomobile. Then let it go and watch it race across the room!
Action Suit Legoman: This Legoman action figure has all of the gadgets he needs to stop Legotown's crooks. From his flick-fire grappling hook, t…