The Secret Life of Pets (2016)
Monday 10th October 2016
This Christmas, the answer to the question "Ever wonder what your pets do when you're not home?" is answered when The Secret Life of Pets comes to Digital Download on 31st October 2016, Blu-ray, DVD and On Demand on 14th November 2016 and 4K Ultra HD on 12th December 2016. Universal Pictures Home Entertainment and the humans behind the Despicable Me franchise present a worldwide hit with over $726 million in global ticket sales. The Secret Life of Pets is "fun for the whole family!" says AOL's Jenny Depper. The Blu-ray and DVD versions feature nearly an hour of bonus content, including three hilarious mini-movies: the all-new Norman Television and Weenie PLUS Mower Minions which debuted in cinemas and is now available to own.
In their fifth fully animated feature-film collaboration, Illumination Entertainment and Universal Pictures present The Secret Life of Pets, a comedy about the lives our pets lead when we leave for work or school. Max, voiced by Louis C.K., is a loyal terrier living a perfectly happy existence until his owner, Katie (Ellie Kemper) brings home Duke (Eric Stonestreet) a big, boisterous mutt she finds at the shelter. When Max and his unruly new "roommate" slip away from their dog-walker, they find themselves lost in the urban jungle of New York City. In an attempt to stay ahead of animal control and a rebel band of abandoned pets led by an unhinged bunny named Snowball (Kevin Hart), they put aside their differences to survive the epic journey back home.
With an all-star voice cast including Louis C.K. (TV's Louie), Eric Stonestreet (TV's Modern Family), Kevin Hart (Ride Along Series), Jenny Slate (Zootopia), Ellie Kemper (Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt), Lake Bell (TV's Children's Hospital), Dana Carvey (Wayne's World), Hannibal Buress (Neighbors series), Bobby Moynihan (TV's Saturday Night Live), Steve Coogan (Minions) and Albert Brooks (Finding Dory), The Secret Life of Pets is "non-stop action and laughs," says Peter Travers of Rolling Stone. The film is directed by Chris Renaud (Despicable Me franchise, Dr. Seuss' the Lorax) and co-directed by Yarrow Cheney (Despicable Me franchise).