The Film Yap reviews “The Secret Life of Pets,” “Mike & Dave,” and more!

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If you’re headed to the theater this weekend, here’s a look at what’s playing with The Film Yap’s Christopher Lloyd!• The Secret Life of Pets

A “Toy Story”-ish story about the adventures our pets go on when we’re not around. Well-made animation for little kiddies from the “Minions” crew without a lot of ambition.”

• Wiener-Dog

Quirky writer/director Todd Solandz (“Welcome to the Dollhouse”) offers this tale of a dachshund who passes from owner to owner, all of them plagued by dysfunction that is oddly impacted by the dog’s arrival.”

• The Music of Strangers: Yo-Yo Ma and the Silk Road Ensemble

Yo-Yo Ma and the Silk Road Ensemble – This documentary follows celebrated cellist Yo-Yo Ma as he launches the Silk Road Project, bringing together musicians from all over the world.”

• Mike & Dave Need Wedding Dates

Two wild and crazy guys need respectable dates for a big family wedding in Hawaii, but instead they pick a pair of off-the-wall vamps in whose hands they are putty.”

• I Saw the Light – Stream It

Tom Hiddleston shines in this by-the-numbers biopic of country music legend Hank Williams, though the story rambles. Stream It.”

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