This weekend at the movies it’s Mutants & Mutts. One franchise comes to an end as another continues its protagonists secret lives. Let’s check it out!
Dark Phoenix (also known as X-Men: Dark Phoenix) is a 2019 American superhero filmbased on the Marvel Comics X-Mencharacters, produced by 20th Century Foxand distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures. It is the twelfth installment in the X-Men film series, a direct sequel to X-Men: Apocalypse (2016), and the seventh and final installment in the main X-Menseries. The film is written and directed by Simon Kinberg and stars an ensemble castfeaturing James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Jennifer Lawrence, Nicholas Hoult, Sophie Turner, Tye Sheridan, Alexandra Shipp, and Jessica Chastain. In Dark Phoenix, the X-Men must face the full power of the Phoenix after a mission in space goes wrong.
The Secret Life of Pets 2
The Secret Life of Pets 2 is a 2019 American 3D computer animated comedy filmproduced by Illumination, directed by Chris Renaud, co-directed by Jonathan del Val, and written by Brian Lynch. It is the sequel to The Secret Life of Pets (2016) and the second feature film in the franchise. The film features the voices of Patton Oswalt (who replaces Louis C.K.), Eric Stonestreet, Kevin Hart, Jenny Slate, Ellie Kemper, Tiffany Haddish, Lake Bell, Nick Kroll, Dana Carvey, Hannibal Buress, Bobby Moynihan, and Harrison Ford. The film is scheduled to be theatrically released in the United States on June 7, 2019, by Universal Pictures.
Both films are now playing at a theater near you.