Why is How to Train Your Dragon 2 rated PG?
Official MPAA Rating: How to Train Your Dragon 2 is rated PG for for adventure action and some mild rude humor.
Violence: Sheep are used as game pieces in a competitive event. Characters engage in rough and tumble activities with some pushing, punching and other none graphic violence. Men are shown with swords and other weapons. A man reveals the scar of a brand burned on his chest. Animals and humans are captured and beaten. Explosions cause a house to start on fire threatening the people and animals inside. A dragon nearly drowns after being forced out of the air. Some scary characters are shown. Characters are threatened and face perilous situations. Dragons are shot with darts. Characters fight with weapons. Two large dragons fight one another. A man is killed during battle. Other deaths are briefly shown. Some brief depictions of blood are shown.
Sexual Content: Couples kiss on several occasions. A girl makes some suggestive comments and ogles a man before trying to get his attention. A gay character comes out with a brief and highly veiled comment.
Language: The script contains infrequent mild profanities and some name-calling.
Alcohol / Drug Use:Dragons are shot with a sedative-type drug. A man is also drugged.