Animal movies coming soon to theaters or streaming in 2019
“Patrick” (February 15)
In this British comedy, Sarah (Beattie Edmondson)’s life changes when her grandmother gives her prized possession, a spoiled Pug named Patrick. Ed Skrein and Jennifer Saunders costar. In select theaters and on VOD on February 15.
“How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World” (February 22)
In this sequel, Hiccup the dragon falls in love with an elusive white dragon.
“Captain Marvel” (March 8)
Carol Danvers (Brie Larson) (aka Captain Marvel) is caught in the middle of a galactic war between two alien races. She’s aided by her ginger cat, Goose, who’s really an alien known as a Flerken. (In the comic books, his name is Chewie.)
“The Mustang” (March 15)
Violent convict Roman Coleman ( Matthias Schoenaerts) is given the chance to participate in a rehabilitation therapy program training wild mustangs.
“Us” (March 22)
Those shots of dozens of bunnies in the trailer? A good hint that Jordan Peele’s follow-up to “Get Out” is about cloning. Lupita Nyong’o and Winston Duke star as husband and wife trying to defend their family from evil doppelgangers.
“Dumbo” (March 29)
Tim Burton’s live-action remake of the Disney classic stars Colin Farrell, Eva Green, Danny DeVito and Michael Keaton. (Watch the trailer.)
“Pet Sematary” (April 5)
In this new adaptation of the Stephen King novel, a family lives near a pet cemetery that magically bring dead things back to life. (Watch the trailer.)
“Biggest Little Farm” (April 5)
This charming film festival favorite is about a couple who’ve spent eight years creating an environmentally friendly farm near Los Angeles.