Illumination’s The Secret Lifetime of Pets 2 was imagined to be a fairly straightforward sequel to the studio’s hit 2016 film about household pets. Canine collectors pick up Max and Duke a few times. But the fiercest adversary comes in the form of a coalition of deserted animals referred to as the Flushed Pets. The sequel has the distinction of that includes Harrison Ford in his first-ever animated voice function, and in addition features franchise newcomer Tiffany Haddish. Duke is a really giant canine, who growls aggressively at Max.
The good thing about the film’s short consideration span is that its darker scenes never get too uncomfortable — you never really feel like the filmmakers are intentionally telling a narrative about how the pet trade feeds on human selfishness. When Max decides he isn’t ready to share space and vie for Andy’s, I mean, Katie’s love, he tries to border … Read the rest