Right after being passed over for an Academy Award nomination in the animated feature film category, 'The LEGO Movie' gave it's creators a consolation prize. The film took home the gold at the 2015 Critics Choice Awards .
Co-director Chris Miller, referencing the Oscars snub, noted, “What a roller coaster of emotions today has been.”
The other nominees were:
- The Book of Life,
- The Boxtrolls, and