How To Train Your Dragon (DVD)

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Description

How To Train Your Dragon is an adventure comedy set in the mythical world of burly Vikings and wild dragons.The story centers around a scrawny teenager, Hiccup, who lives on the island of Berk, where fighting dragons is a way of life. Initiation is coming, and this is his one chance to prove his worthiness to his tribe and father.But when Hiccup encounters, and ultimately befriends, an injured Night Fury dragon, his world is turned upside down and what started out as Hiccups one shot to prove himself turns into an opportunity to set a new course for the future of the entire tribe.

Product Details

Barcode
6003805130211
Department
Movies & TV
Released
18 Oct 2010
Type
Movies
Format
DVD
Genre
Animation
Region
Region 2
Year
2010
Language
English
Studio
Dreamworks
Runtime
98 min
Age Restriction
PG
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Supply Source
South Africa

Movie

Title
How to Train Your Dragon
Release Year
2010
Running Time
98 min
Language
English
Categories
Childrens / Animated / Adventure / Animated Characters / Animated Worlds / Dragons / Family (General) / Fantasy / Theatrical Release
Synopsis
Dreamworks Animation, the home of the Shrek and Ice Age films, hopes to continue its successful streak with this imaginative animated fantasy.
Cast & Crew
Director
Dean DeBlois / Chris Sanders
Star
Jay Baruchel / Gerard Butler / Craig Ferguson / America Ferrera
Source Writer
Cressida Cowell / Author: Cressida Cowell
Movie Critics
A.V. Club
"[A] visually rich, emotionally gripping, thoroughly irresistible adventure tale....[With] heartfelt storytelling and sumptuous images..." -- Grade: B+
Keith Phipps (25 Mar 2010, )
Box Office
4.5 stars out of 5 -- "[A]n exciting, fun and sensationally entertaining movie for everyone, a thrilling action adventure fantasy that should slay the competition..."
Pete Hammond (11 Mar 2010, )
Chicago Sun-Times
3 stars out of 4 -- "[I]t's bright, good-looking and has high energy."
Roger Ebert (24 Mar 2010, )
Empire
4 stars out of 5 -- "[The film] takes off and soars....The bond that slowly develops is beautifully established."
Helen O'Hara (1 Apr 2010, )
Entertainment Weekly
"[The film] has a kinetically dreamy, soaring-through-the-air effervescence....It's also the rare animated film that uses 3-D for its breathtaking spatial and emotional possibilities." -- Grade: A-
Owen Gleiberman (19 Mar 2010, )
Hollywood Reporter
"The film's calling card is action....Indeed, the directors and their animation team really seem to perk up during these bravado sequences."
Kirk Honeycutt (11 Mar 2010, )
Los Angeles Times
"[A] study in how nuance can actually complement the spectacle we've come to demand of 3-D animation....Mostly, like the mythical creatures at the heart of this tale, the movie soars."
Betsy Sharkey (26 Mar 2010, )
New York Times
"[I]ts kinship with everything from FINDING NEMO to AVATAR puts it in reasonably good big-budget mass-entertainment company....[Featuring] tenderness, beauty and exhilaration..."
A. O. Scott (26 Mar 2010, )
Rolling Stone
3 stars out of 4 -- "[W]riter-directors Chris Sanders and Dean DeBlois make funny, touching, sublime entertainment out of it."
Peter Travers (18 Mar 2010, )
Sight and Sound
"[A] very handsome animated adventure in which our scrappy protagonist befriends the local dragons....The animation is often beautiful..."
Jane Lamacraft (1 May 2010, )
USA Today
"It's a thrilling action-adventure saga with exhilarating 3-D animation, a clever comedy with witty dialogue, a coming-of-age tale with surprising depth and a sweetly poignant tale of friendship..."
Claudia Puig (26 Mar 2010, )
Washington Post
3 stars out of 4 -- "HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON is a briskly paced computer-animated entertainment that uses the format to maximum effect, the way AVATAR does."
(26 Mar 2010, )