‘How to Train Your Dragon 3’ Proves How to Finish a Trilogy

While not exactly a golden rule, it is known fact that if a movie does well in the box office, chances are good that it will be followed by sequel and more often than not, we’ve come to expect that the sequel won’t measure up to the original. Add a third movie to the mix and you’re just asking for trouble. With animated movies, the expectations are often even lower. (Is anyone really surprised that the Ice Age movies keep getting worse?) But sometimes, as is the case with the Disney/Pixar Toy Story movies, we’re pleasantly surprised. Now you can add How to Train Your Dragon to that short list too.

One thing that DreamWorks Animation has understood about this series is that the story comes first, the hijinks come later. The very first Dragon movie proved that way back in 2010 with a strong story and with each chapter that has come after it, that story just keeps getting better. What started out as a cute kid’s story has become a powerful trilogy. We've seen these chara…

Taylor Swift Cleans Up at the American Music Awards

List of winners of the 2018 American Music Awards.
Taylor Swift (ABC)
Welcome to the 2017 Taylor Swift Music Awards...um, the American Music Award where Taylor Swift took over hogging four awards this year including Artist of the Year, Tour of the Year, Favorite Female Pop/Rock Artist and Favorite Pop/Rock album. Camila Cabello didn't do too shabby either winning the award for New Artist of the Year, Collaboration of the Year (with Young Thug) and Favorite Pop/Rock Song. Carrie Underwood won for Favorite Female Country Artist and Lauren Daigle won Favorite Contemporary Inspirational Artist.

The 2018 American Music Award Winners:
List of winners of the 2018 American Music Awards.
Top: Lauren Daigle
Bottom: Carrie Underwood
  • Artist of the Year: Taylor Swift
  • New Artist of the Year Presented by Capital One Savor Card: Camila Cabello
  • Collaboration of the Year: Camila Cabello ft. Young Thug “Havana”
  • Tour of the Year: Taylor Swift
  • Favorite Music Video: Camilia Cabello ft. Young Thug “Havana”
  • Favorite Social Artist: BTS
  • Favorite Male Artist – Pop/Rock: Post Malone
  • Favorite Female Artist – Pop/Rock: Taylor Swift
  • Favorite Duo or Group – Pop/Rock:  Migos
  • Favorite Album – Pop/Rock: Taylor Swift Reputation
  • Favorite Song – Pop/Rock: Camila Cabello ft. Young Thug “Havana”
  • Favorite Male Artist – Country: Kane Brown
  • Favorite Female Artist – Country: Carrie Underwood
  • Favorite Duo or Group – Country: Florida Georgia Line
  • Favorite Album – Country: Kane Brown Kane Brown
  • Favorite Song – Country: Kane Brown “Heaven”
  • Favorite Artist – Rap/Hip-Hop: Cardi B
  • Favorite Album – Rap/Hip-Hop: Post Malone Beerbongs & Bentleys
  • Favorite Song – Rap/Hip Hop: Cardi B “Bodak Yellow (Money Moves)”
  • Favorite Male Artist – Soul/R&B: Khalid
  • Favorite Female Artist – Soul/R&B: Rihanna
  • Favorite Album – Soul/R&B: XXXTENTACION “17”
  • Favorite Song – Soul/R&B: Bruno Mars & Cardi B “Finesse”
  • Favorite Artist – Alternative Rock: Panic! At The Disco
  • Favorite Artist – Adult Contemporary: Shawn Mendes
  • Favorite Artist – Latin: Daddy Yankee
  • Favorite Artist – Contemporary Inspirational: Lauren Daigle
  • Favorite Artist – Electronic Dance Music: Marshmello
  • Favorite Soundtrack: Black Panther: The Album


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