The Secret Life of Pets
What happens to our favorite furballs when we leave the house every day? From hidden rivalries to conspiracies by stray animals to overtake humans and their beloved pets, the life of a domestic animal might be more dramatic than you think. Louis C.K., Ellie Kemper (SNL), and “Modern Family” actor Eric Stonestreet star in this new release from the company who brought us “Despicable Me.” Opens Jun 30.
The Legend of Tarzan
In this live-action, non-Disney version of Tarzan, played by Alexander Skarsgard (TV’s “True Blood”), returns back to the Congolese jungle with his wife Jane Porter (Margot Robbie, “The Wolf of Wall Street”) after a life of aristocracy in London—but what lies there may be more sinister than he’s expecting. Also starring Christoph Waltz, everyone’s favorite villain. Opens Jun 30.
From director Park Chan-wook (“Oldboy,” “Lady Vengeance”) comes a sensual and lavishly composed tale of a con man in 1930s Korea hoping to seduce a reclusive heiress and steal her money and the pickpocket he hires to be her handmaiden who ends up falling in love with her. Opens Jun 30.
The sequel to 1996’s “Independence Day” brings former President Whitmore (Bill Pullman) and scientist David Levinson (Jeff Goldblum) back together, along with a new generation of unreasonably beautiful scientists and pilots to defeat an even greater threat of alien invasion. Hey, where’s Will Smith, you ask? Well, he was too expensive, so they killed off his character. That’s showbiz loyalty for you. Thanks for nothing, Will Smith. Opened Jun 23.