How To Train Your Dragon 2 opens nationwide June 13th. I was able to get a sneak peak of the movie and bring my husband and kids along for the ride. They LOVED it, so much in fact, my husband wanted to write a review of the movie. Here it is:
How To Train Your Dragon 2
Dreamworks has done it again! “How to Train Your Dragon 2” is a thrilling sequel that is sure to please audiences of all ages. It takes place five years after the events of the original “How to Train Your Dragon”, and all seems to be well and good in Berk. While there isn’t much training going on after all this time, The Vikings have gotten used to their noble steeds and have modified their home to accommodate them, building all sorts of accoutrements worthy of The Flintstones. All of your favorite characters are back, Hiccup, Toothless, Astrid, Snotlout, and a few new ones. Access to dragons has allowed the riders of Berk to expand their knowledge of the outside world and has opened their eyes to the beautiful, and the terrible including Drago an evil dragon hunter backed by a fleet of ships and something even more sinister….sorry, no spoilers! Can Hiccup and his friends protect the dragons from Drago? What will happen to them if they can’t, and what of the future of Berk and its riders? Along the way, Hiccup will be pushed to his emotional limits, pressured to pursue his right as Clan Chief and succeed his father, meet someone who might possess more craft and knowledge of dragons then he, and be betrayed by one of his closest friends. As if that wasn’t enough to deal with when tasked with saving the village from and invading horde! Wonderful to view in 3-D, there was a great many “OOHHH’s” and “AAHHH’s” from the audience during particular sequences in the movie, and a grand round of applause when the credits rolled. Action, adventure, a weird romance, love, and loss…a rollercoaster of a good time, and all to be experienced when viewing How to Train Your Dragon 2!