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Still shot from the movie: How To Train Your Dragon.

How To Train Your Dragon

Hiccup (voice of Jay Baruchel) is already a bit of a disappointment in his Viking community, but the teen is in danger of being cast out when he turns from the tribe's tradition of dragon slaying, and instead tries to tame one of the mythical creatures. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: A-
Violence: B-
Sexual Content: A-
Language: B+
Drugs/Alcohol: B+
Run Time: 98
Theater Release: 26 Mar 2010
Video Release: 15 Oct 2010
MPAA Rating: PG
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Why Is How To Train Your Dragon Rated PG?

Characters are forced to defend their homes against a host of fire-breathing dragons that start buildings on fire and carry off animals. During the battle, characters are hit, tripped or injured. One man is hit in the head with a weapon. One character threatens to kill a dragon with a knife. A dragon is hit in the eye, another has his tail catch on fire and one crashes into the ground causing a large explosion. Characters are chased by dragons on several occasions. Dragons fight one another. Teens squabble among themselves. A girl punches a boy on the arm. Two characters lose limbs and have them replaced with prosthesis. A comment is made about a female Viking’s breast armor. A girl kisses a boy on the cheek.

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