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Movie Review: How to Train Your Dragon 2

Posted in Reviews! with tags , , , on 06/13/2014 by McCutcheon

Stars: Jay Baruchel, Gerard Butler, Cate Blanchett, Djimon Hounsou, America Ferrara, Craig Ferguson, Jonah Hill, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, TJ Miller, Kristen Wiig, Kit Harrington

Rated PG for adventure action and some mild rude humor, Running time 102 minutes, Action/Adventure/Animation

Compare to: Dragonheart (1996), Rise of the Guardians (2012)

Of the two Jonah Hill-featured sequels that open today, it’s actually the kids movie that goes deeper into the main character’s journeys and makes you feel like there’s been actual growth throughout the film.

Not that 22 Jump Street is meant to do that, but with animated movies, you’ll often get something that satisfies only the kids. Dragon 2 will definitely keep the kids rooted in their seats but adults may get even more out of it. Continue reading