For National Pet Day, we’re taking a look at a few recent and classic films featuring beloved pets from all walks of life! From Turkish street cats to a Florida family pet to a Hollywood stunt dog, you’ll either be mesmerized or have some good laughs. Featuring highly-listenable scores from Kira Fontana, Theodore Shapiro and Jeff Cardoni, these soundtracks released by Lakeshore Records are great for repeat listening. Keep reading for film and soundtrack purchase links, plus movie trailers!
KEDI is winner of five wards including Best First Documentary at the 2017 Critics Choice Film Awards. Debuting on YouTube Red, the documentary is the third-highest-grossing foreign-language documentary ever.
Based on the best-selling memoir, Marley & Me stars Owen Wilson and Jennifer Aniston in this heartwarming film about a yellow labrador that becomes an integral part of a couple’s family. Composer Theodore Shapiro (The Invitation, Trumbo) won a BMI Film Music Award for his composition!
Starring Star Trek: Into Darkness and Wildlike’s Bruce Greenwood, and The Hunger Games‘ Josh Hutchinson, this fun family movie about a Hollywood movie star dog who gets lost and is adopted into a shabby firehouse. Score by Jeff Cardoni (Mike And Dave Need Wedding Dates, “Sillicon Valley”).