Kw-logo-smaller

How to Train Your Dragon Blu-Ray + DVD Dragon Double Pack Review

Oct 13, 2010

Have you ever ridden a fire-breathing dragon? Neither had Hiccup, but all that changed when he met Toothless. Find out more in the Kidzworld Blu-Ray + DVD Dragon Double Pack review of How To Train Your Dragon!


Befriending The Enemy

Hiccup is a scrawny Viking who needs to prove himself to his father and the rest of the clan. He can’t seem to make the grade at dragon-fighting school—forget about beating the Deadly Nadder or Gronckles he’s supposed to fight in the training ring. But when Hiccup finally succeeds at shooting down a dragon—one of the Vikings’ sworn enemies—he can’t bring himself to kill it. Instead, Hiccup creates an artificial wing for the battle-damaged dragon (who he names Toothless) and the two slowly become friends.


Based On The Book Series

How To Train Your Dragon is based on the book series by Cressida Cowell, but a lot changed from the page to the screen. In the books, Toothless is much smaller—too small for Hiccup to ride. But what fun is a movie about dragons if there’s no flying scenes? Other changes include adding Astrid, Hiccup’s love interest, and changing Hiccup’s age—he’s a teenager in the movie, but only 10-years-old in the book. Despite the changes, the movie stays true to the heart of the series and fans of the book won’t be disappointed.

The Bottom Line

Awesome aerial battles, a huge monster of a lead dragon and lots of witty dialogue guarantee you’ll be on the edge of your seat for this high-flying movie. There’s also a great message about empathy—it’s important to put yourself in somebody else’s shoes once in a while! And after watching Hiccup slowly train and get closer with Toothless, you’ll definitely wish you had a pet dragon of your own.


Blu-Ray Bonuses

  • Legend of the BoneKnapper Dragon: Hiccup and the gang return to search for a mysterious dragon in this all-new adventure
  • Enhance the Movie-Viewing Experience with the Animators’ Corner through Picture-in-Picture Storyboards, Behind-the-Scenes Footage and Insightful Interviews
  • Uncover More Dragon Fun Facts through Pop-Up Trivia
  • Three Deleted Scenes are Revealed
  • Author Cressida Cowell Shares Her Inspiration
  • Learn to Draw Toothless
  • Take the Viking Personality Test
  • Race for the Gold in the Viking Winter Games
  • Build Your Own 3D Dragons
  • And More Fiery Fun!

Exclusive Video Clip

Related Stories
3 Comments

latest videos

Dragon_140x100

The Coolest Dragon Ever?

  • The Pennykettle dragons!
  • Puff the Magic Dragon.
  • Tolkien's Smaug.
  • Icingdeath!

related stories

Micro_howtotrainyourdragon-micro
How to Train Your Dragon isn’t just a book or movie – it’s also a cool video game! And we got to ...
Micro_howtotrainyourdragonmoviereview_micro
Have you ever ridden a fire-breathing dragon? Neither had Hiccup, but all that changed when he me...
Micro_micro hot-to-train-your-dragon
Ever wanted your own dragon? Now you can in the Wii game based off of the movie! Check out our re...

Entertainment in the forums

KingShawn13
KingShawn13 posted in Celebs:
You guys are funny, and I needed this laugh today so thank you. Hahahahahahahahahshahahahahahaha!!!!!!!!!!!!!.........
reply 26 minutes
moneekraze
moneekraze posted in Celebs:
OH MY GAWD...that show stopped showing like so many years ago...and yes she is Miley Cyrus...LOL
reply about 1 hour
kayme123
kayme123 posted in TV Shows:
YES. SOO CORRECT
reply about 4 hours
nascarawesome
nascarawesome posted in TV Shows:
Alright let me start out by saying that, I do not think you should be forced to like anime. Everyone is entitled to their own opinions out what they watch. But their is some bogus reason to why people say they hate it. 1. "Anime is For Kids" - Alright we all know this isn't true. Sure some are directed towards kids but ones like Tokyo Ghoul, Attack On Titan, Boku no Pico, and several others that would definitely change people's mind. 2. "Anime is a bad influence" - And Breaking Bad, Game of Thrones, and Walking Dead arent?  3. "Anime has very inappropriate messages to them that are harmful to children and adults" - Doesnt everything have their little "parodies" of the original that may have a rating of Triple X? If its out there, there is a "parody" of it. Not just anime.
reply about 4 hours
xolm12
xolm12 posted in TV Shows:
고스톱점수\\わ【 JSS800。COM  】こ\\서울카지노주소고스톱점수\\わ【 JSS800。COM  】こ\\서울카지노주소고스톱점수\\わ【 JSS800。COM  】こ\\서울카지노주소고스톱점수\\わ【 JSS800。COM  】こ\\서울카지노주소고스톱점수\\わ【 JSS800。COM  】こ\\서울카지노주소고스톱점수\\わ【 JSS800。COM  】こ\\서울카지노주소고스톱점수\\わ【 JSS800。COM  】こ\\서울카지노주소고스톱점수\\わ【 JSS800。COM  】こ\\서울카지노주소고스톱점수\\わ【 JSS800。COM  】こ\\서울카지노주소고스톱점수\\わ【 JSS800。COM  】こ\\서울카지노주소고스톱점수\\わ【 JSS800。COM  】こ\\서울카지노주소고스톱점수\\わ【 JSS800。COM  】こ\\서울카지노주소고스톱점수\\わ【 JSS800。COM  】こ\\서울카지노주소고스톱점수\\わ【 JSS800。COM  】こ\\서울카지노주소고스톱점수\\わ【 JSS800。COM  】こ\\서울카지노주소고스톱점수\\わ【 JSS800。COM  】こ\\서울카지노주소고스톱점수\\わ【 JSS800。COM  】こ\\서울카지노주소Hqf80u
reply about 6 hours

play online games