How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World
First screened in January 2020
Director: Dean DeBlois. Voice Cast: Jay Baruchel, America Ferrera, F. Murray Abraham, Jonah Hill, Kristen Wiig, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, Kit Harington, Justin Rupple, Cate Blanchett, Gerard Butler, Craig Ferguson, Ashley Jensen, David Tennant. Screenplay: Dean DeBlois (based on the books by Cressida Cowell).

Twitter Capsule: Color and motion remain fortes of this franchise, even if it's a fair time to retire.

VOR:   I appreciate the tricky angles on romantic infatuation as a state of distraction and against domesticating wild animals as pets. But original?

Photo © 2019 Universal Animation Studios/DreamWorks Animation

Not yet reviewed in full. Grade: B–

Academy Award Nominations:
Best Animated Feature

Golden Globe Nominations:
Best Animated Feature

Other Awards:
National Board of Review: Best Animated Feature

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