Opening nationwide Friday:

The Secret Life of Pets 2 -- The sequel to the 2016 summer blockbuster The Secret Life of Pets finds Max the dog -- now voiced by Patton Oswalt, replacing Louis C.K., who was fired from the project following sexual misconduct allegations -- adjusting to a new roommate when his owner, played by The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel's Ellie Kemper, gets married and has a baby. Harrison Ford, Tiffany Haddish, Nick Kroll and Pete Holmes provide additional new voices, along with returning voice cast Kevin Hart, Jenny Slate, Eric Stonestreet, Lake Bell, Dana Carvey, Hannibal Buress and Bobby Moynihan -- Rated PG

Dark Phoenix -- The 12th installment in the X-Men film franchise and the direct sequel to 2016's X-Men: Apocalypse stars Game of Thrones' Sophie Turner as Jean Grey, a powerful mutant whose telepathic and telekinetic powers are amplified as the result of a mysterious cosmic force that causes her to lose control and turn into the titular character. The X-Men must now decide if a team member's life is worth more than the rest of the world. The ensemble cast also includes James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Jennifer Lawrence, Nicholas Hoult, Tye Sheridan, Alexandra Shipp and Jessica Chastain -- Rated PG-13

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