“The Secret Life of Pets”
Opens 6 p.m. Thursday
Could this be “Toy Story” with a terrier? The animated comedy imagines the lives that our pooches and kitties hide from us while we’re at work. Here, a pampered terrier (Louis C.K.) and his mutt housemate (Eric Stonestreet) deal with a resentful bunny (Kevin Hart). Rated PG. Time: 1:27.
“Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates”
Opens 7 p.m. Thursday
In trying to find dates who will civilize them, two out-of-control brothers (Zac Efron and Adam DeVine) find a couple of wild women (Anna Kendrick and Aubrey Plaza) who make them look sedate by comparison. Rated R. Time: 1:38
“Fathers and Daughters”
A writer deals with the grief of being a widower and raising his daughter alone. With Russell Crowe, Amanda Seyfried and Aaron Paul. Rated R. Time: 1:56.
Under legal threats and intimidation, documentarians David Farrier and Dylan Reeve uncover an online operation in which young men are tied up and tickled, but it’s no laughing matter. Rated R. Time: 1:32.
Documentary about daily life at a secluded ashram in India. Not rated. Time: 1:48.