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How to Train Your Dragon 2 Reviews

How to Train Your Dragon 2

Overview


Genre :

Animation, Adventure

Release Date :

June 13, 2014

MPAA Rating :

PG

Director :

Dean DeBlois

Starring :

Jay Baruchel, Gerard Butler, Cate Blanchett, America Ferrera, Craig Ferguson, Djimon Hounsou, Kit Harington, Jonah Hill, Kristen Wiig, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, T.J. Miller

REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Go! Watch this movie. You'll regret if not seeing it.    Readers  Be the 1st!

3.5 of 4

“..the plot doesn't matter in the slightest; young and old fans of the first movie will be lining up for the wit..”
by Moira MacDonald [Seattle Times]
“..technically stunning, and touchingly perceptive about the relationship between people and animals, this is an impressive achievement but may be all a bit too much for younger viewers..”
by Leslie Felperin [Hollywood Reporter]
3.5 of 4

“..it's thrilling, a soaring blend of 3D animation and spectacular storytelling that swerves daringly to honor the healing chaos of family, human and dragon..”
by Peter Travers [Rolling Stone]
Review rate : A

“..a well-told story with characters worth our time and attention, set in a world that is rich with possibility..”
by Drew McWeeny [HitFix]
3 of 4

“..a striking visual spectacle, Dragon 2 charmingly explores the relationship between humans and animals..”
by Claudia Puig [USA Today]
3 of 4

“..a fantasy story anchored in real emotions..”
by Rafer Guzman [Newsday]
3.5 of 4

“.."Dragon 2" throws a little something in its narrative for every taste, every separation anxiety, every childhood vulnerability, in a slightly calculating way..”
by Michael Phillips [Chicago Tribune]
4 of 5
Reviewed by Bill Goodykoontz [Arizona Republic]
Review rate : B-
Reviewed by Oliver Lyttelton [The Playlist]
3 of 4
Reviewed by Lou Lumenick [New York Post]
3 of 4
Reviewed by Peter Howell [Toronto Star]
Reviewed by Peter Debruge [Variety]

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