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Overall A-

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.

Violence B-
Sexual Content A-
Profanity B+
Substance Use B+

MPAA Rating: PG PG for sequences of intense action and some scary images, and brief mild language.

Why is How To Train Your Dragon rated PG?

Official MPAA Rating: How To Train Your Dragon is rated PG for PG for sequences of intense action and some scary images, and brief mild language.

Please read our content details for this movie to help determine if it is suitable for members of your family. We also encourage you to check our full review and our movie information page.

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.

How To Train Your Dragon
Canadian Movie Ratings
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia G Violence, May Frighten Young Children.
Alberta PG Violence.
Manitoba PG Frightening Scenes.
Ontario PG Some Scary Scenes, Cartoon/Animation Action.
Quebec G
Martimes PG
Canadian Home Video PG

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