THE SECRET LIFE OF PETS Opening July 8, 2016

Illumination Entertainment, the creative force behind DESPICABLE ME and MINIONS, is exploring new territory in 2016.  THE SECRET LIFE OF PETS looks at what happens to with our furry companions when we’re not around.  In summer 2016, Universal Pictures brings the THE SECRET LIFE OF PETS to theaters.  This post will contain all the official photos, trailers and news for THE SECRET LIFE OF PETS opening July 8, 2016.

Update July 8, 2016

In our spoiler-free movie review, Mark Oguschewitz says THE SECRET LIFE OF PETS is a welcome and unexpected surprise.  Click here for the full review for THE SECRET LIFE OF PETS.

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Update June 26, 2016

Your Pet Deserves an Emoji!  Download the new PetMOJI app to create an emoji of your favorite furry friend.

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Currently available on iOS, the app features sticker packs and a custom keyboard.

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Update February 14, 2016

Printable Valentine’s Day cards from THE SECRET LIFE OF PETS, click on the link under the image for a high resolution printable pdf file of the cards.

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THE SECRET LIFE OF PETS Printable Valentine’s Day Cards

Update January 28, 2016

Second trailer and one-sheet poster released for THE SECRET LIFE OF PETS.

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Original post from November 28, 2015 follows below…

From Universal Pictures’ Press Release

For 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 after we leave for work or school each day.

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Comedy superstars Louis C.K., Eric Stonestreet and Kevin Hart make their animated feature-film debuts in The Secret Life of Pets, which co-stars Ellie Kemper, Lake Bell, Jenny Slate, Bobby Moynihan, Hannibal Buress and Albert Brooks. Illumination founder and CEO Chris Meledandri and his longtime collaborator Janet Healy produce the film directed by Chris Renaud (Despicable Me, Despicable Me 2), co-directed by Yarrow Cheney and written by Brian Lynch and Cinco Paul & Ken Daurio.

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THE SECRET LIFE OF PETS © 2015 Universal Pictures and Illumination Entertainment. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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THE SECRET LIFE OF PETS © 2015 Universal Pictures and Illumination Entertainment. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

THE SECRET LIFE OF PETS

THE SECRET LIFE OF PETS © 2015 Universal Pictures and Illumination Entertainment. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

THE SECRET LIFE OF PETS

THE SECRET LIFE OF PETS © 2015 Universal Pictures and Illumination Entertainment. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

THE SECRET LIFE OF PETS

THE SECRET LIFE OF PETS © 2015 Universal Pictures and Illumination Entertainment. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

THE SECRET LIFE OF PETS

THE SECRET LIFE OF PETS © 2015 Universal Pictures and Illumination Entertainment. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

 

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