Fandango and DreamWorks Animation are offering early access screenings on February 2 of “How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World,” the third chapter of the popular animated franchise. Tickets for this limited engagement go on sale today and can be found exclusively at Fandango.
Tiny dragon fans will be able to see the film three weeks before anyone else; the third installment is scheduled to debut in theaters domestically on February 22. Fans of the franchise and members of Fandango VIP, Fandango’s free-to-join rewards program, can get a first look at the film through exclusive Fandango early access screenings taking place at select AMC Theatres, Regal Cinemas, Cinemark Theatres, Marcus Theatres, Harkins Theatres, Southern Theatres, National Amusements, B & B Theatres, and many more.
Fandango stated in the announcement that approximately one thousand theaters and forty exhibition circuits nationwide are participating in Fandango’s exclusive early access screenings.
These screenings are among the earliest advance nationwide screenings of a highly anticipated movie from a major studio. Fandango VIP members who purchase tickets for the early access screenings will not only be the first to see the film, but they will also get a free DreamWorks Animation movie to stream at home through FandangoNOW, Fandango’s video streaming service.
“Long-time fans, franchise newcomers and audiences of all ages can’t wait to discover ‘The Hidden World’ on the big screen next month,” says Fandango Managing Editor Erik Davis. “Moviegoers are looking for an epic adventure that the whole family can enjoy, and it’s exciting that Fandango and DreamWorks Animation are giving fans the rare chance to see one of the year’s most anticipated movies three weeks early.”
Voted in a recent Fandango survey by more than 3,500 film fans as one of the most anticipated animated movies of 2019, “How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World” is directed by Dean DeBlois, who has directed and co-written every film in the series.
In this third chapter of the epic adventure about the unlikely friendship between a Viking boy and his dragon, Hiccup (Jay Baruchel), Astrid (America Ferrera), and Night Fury dragon Toothless discover a hidden world of dragons thought only to exist in myth.
Tickets for Universal Pictures‘ “How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World” will go on sale this Friday, if you rather wait and see the film on its regular February 22 wide release.