How to Train Your Dragon 2

10 Fire-Breathing Facts About ‘How to Train Your Dragon 2’

by ScreenCrush Staff March 5, 2015 @ 8:58 AM
When looking to adapt How to Train Your Dragon, DreamWorks looked to one of the greatest movie trilogies for inspiration: Star Wars. While animating the sequel, the creative team was heavily influenced by The Empire Strikes Back. These are just some of the fire-breathing facts packed into the latest episode of You Think You Know Movies, which focuses on How to Train Your Dragon 2!

Weekend Box Office Report: '22 Jump Street' Takes 'How to Train Your Dragon 2' to School

by Jacob Hall June 15, 2014 @ 11:43 AM
Everyone expected '22 Jump Street' and 'How to Train Your Dragon 2' to open well, but you won't find many people who expected the raunchy R-rated comedy to open bigger than the family friendly animated adventure. But here we are! Both films opened well, but '22 Jump Street,' like the first film, is has taken a hammer to all expectations.

A Complete and Scientific Classification of Cinematic Dragons

by Jacob Hall June 13, 2014 @ 8:34 AM
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With the highly anticipated film 'How to Train Your Dragon 2' set to begin a series of screenings among academic circles, we decided it was time to put pen to paper and do what biologists have failed to do for centuries -- it's time to begin surveying and classifying Draconia.

'How to Train Your Dragon 2': Watch the First Five Minutes Right Now!

by Britt Hayes April 21, 2014 @ 12:36 PM
DreamWorks Animation
Though still a couple of months away from release, you can watch the first five minutes of 'How to Train Your Dragon 2' online right now, and get reacquainted with all your favorite characters and their dragon friends. Things have changed a bit since we last saw Hiccup and Toothless, and these days the big source of entertainment for their friends comes from the rowdy and delightful dragon racing competition, which also features some sheep. Yes, sheep. But don't worry, the sheep aren't getting toasted.

'How to Train Your Dragon 2' Trailer: There's A Whole World of Dragons Out There!

by Britt Hayes April 10, 2014 @ 10:39 AM
DreamWorks Animation
Following some sneak peeks at 'How to Train Your Dragon 2,' DreamWorks has unleashed the first full trailer for the upcoming sequel, which finds Viking Hiccup (Jay Baruchel) -- a little older, a little scrappier -- and his loyal dragon Toothless going on a dangerous new adventure to protect men and dragons alike from a new threat. And there are so. Many. More. Dragons!

'How to Train Your Dragon 2' Trailer: Get Ready for More High-Flying Action

by Nick Romano December 19, 2013 @ 8:26 AM
DreamWorks Animation
Riding duo Hiccup and Toothless are back for more aerial acrobatics, as shown in the full-length 'How to Train Your Dragon 2' trailer -- and they're not alone. Aside from many familiar faces from the first film, Cate Blanchett joins the cast as a mysterious figure, but who is she exactly?

Comic-Con 2013: 'How to Train Your Dragon 2' Casts Cate Blanchett, Kit Harington and Djimon Hounsou

by Britt Hayes July 18, 2013 @ 3:14 PM
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We've already seen a teaser trailer for 'How to Train Your Dragon 2,' but we've known little about the voice cast this time around. During DreamWorks Animation's panel at Comic-Con this afternoon, the studio made a big casting announcement for the sequel, with actors Cate Blanchett, Kit Harington, and Djimon Hounson joining the line-up.