How to Train Your Dragon 2 – The StoryDreamWorks Animation’s How to Train Your Dragon 2 takes a 5-year jump from where the first installment left off. With dragons and Vikings living together in peace and harmony in Berk, dragon racing as a sport has become a popular activity. But Hiccup and Toothless, the pair that won many hearts in the first movie, are busy flying and exploring new territories.
In this sequel, Hiccup and Toothless discover an ice cave with hundreds of wild dragons and a mysterious Dragon Rider. The Viking-dragon pair finds itself at the center of all the action, with the power to change the future of dragons and men in their hands. Slated for release in June 2014, HTTYD 2 promises to be one of those films that the kids are definitely going to love!
The Cast and Crew – HTTYD 2Dean DeBlois wields the reigns in How to Train Your Dragon 2. Writer and director of the sequel, DeBlois also co-directed the first movie. The sequel also brings together all the main voices and characters of the first movie, with a few more interesting additions – Game of Thrones actor Kit Harrington, Djimon Hounsou of Blood Diamond fame, and Cate Blanchett. Little surprise, then, that even though the actual release of the film is still far away, the anticipation in the air is already palpable!
What You Can Expect From HTTYD 2
- A story with a true heart – This film is sure to tell a story that will strike a chord with kids and most likely, even adults.
- Entertainment and laughs – No film for kids is complete without a dose of humor! Hiccup and the rest of the gang are sure to give us some memorable light moments and audible guffaws!
- Stunning visuals and graphics – As with any DreamWorks film, HTTYD 2 also promised to be a visual treat!
- Bonds and Relationships – A film like How to Train Your Dragon relies heavily on the relationships various characters share. Whether it is the inseparable pair of Hiccup and Toothless, or the bond that the young Viking shares with his father Stoick, a lot of importance is paid to these connections.