How to Train Your Dragon 2 is a 2014 computer-animated action fantasy film directed by Dean DeBlois and produced by DreamWorks Animation. It serves as a sequel to the 2010 film How to Train Your Dragon and features the voices of Jay Baruchel, Cate Blanchett, Gerard Butler, and America Ferrera.
The film takes place five years after the events of the first film, and follows Hiccup and his dragon, Toothless, as they discover a group of dragon trappers led by a man named Drago, who seeks to conquer all dragons and create an army. Hiccup also meets his long-lost mother, who has been living with a tribe of dragon riders, and learns more about his family’s history and the importance of keeping the bond between dragons and humans alive.
How to Train Your Dragon 2 was praised for its animation, storytelling, and character development, with many critics calling it a worthy sequel to the original film. The film was also a commercial success, grossing over $621 million worldwide. A third film, How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World, was released in 2019.
Duration: 102 min.