How to Train Your Dragon 2

Movie review by Sandie Angulo Chen, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 7+

Epic, thrilling 3D adventure sequel is outstanding.

PG 2014 105 minutes

Parents say

age 8+

Based on 42 reviews

Kids say

age 8+

Based on 77 reviews

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age 6+

Portrays A Strong Father and Leader, Adorable Love Story, Contains Sad Scenes and Violence

How to Train Your Dragon 2 continues the story of Hiccup and Astrid, and eventually, they will marry in other movies. This is an innocent love that develops from a charming crush. Hiccup meets his long-lost mother in this show, and his father is reunited with her briefly before he dies. He sacrifices himself to save Hiccup when the dragon war breaks out. This part of the movie is violent and sad for younger viewers; however, it is touching because it shows the love of a parent and the lengths a father will go to protect his child. The chief is portrayed as a good man and a strong leader.

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Too much violence
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age 6+

Made my boyfriend cry

It was a great movie with a great message of love and acceptance but the father's death made my boyfriend cry! I'm writing this for him.
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