Here’s what the critics are saying about The Secret Life of Pets, featuring the voices of Louis C.K., Eric Stonestreet, Kevin Hart, Steve Coogan, Ellie Kemper, Bobby Moynihan, Lake Bell, Hannibal Buress and Albert Brooks:
The Secret Life of Pets delivers recurring bouts of stomach-cramping laughter in a lot of short moments and that is what I remember best after two hours of letting it marinate in my head. Read the complete movie review here.
The film that starts off impressively but gradually tires itself out with a loud and loopy caper plot, taking a clever idea to mostly familiar places in the long run. Read the complete movie review here.
The bar has been set so high by recent animated features like Inside Out and Zootopia, that The Secret Life Of Pets is a relative disappointment. This latest effort from Illumination Entertainment and Universal (the team behind Despicable Me and Minions) boasts some inspired visual and verbal gags as well as plenty of very vivid characters but falls down in its storytelling, which is depressingly formulaic. Read the complete movie review here.
The Secret Life of Pets is no Zootropolis, and comparisons with that recent Disney masterwork do it no favours – but it’s an amiable time-passer, and hopefully a promise of even better things to come. Read the complete movie review here.
The Secret Life of Pets delivers exactly what it promises, offering a gorgeously animated madcap comedy caper that is just character-driven enough and just funny enough to get away with the whole “everyone with pets will relate to this” cheating on display. Read the complete movie review here.
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