Pokemon Detective Pikachu (2019) Action, Adventure, Comedy | 10 May 2019 (USA)
Summary: In a world where people collect PokÃ©mon to do battle, a boy comes across an intelligent talking Pikachu who seeks to be a detective.
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Countries: Japan, USALanguages: English
Pokémon: Detective Pikachu is an upcoming 2019 science fiction action comedy mystery film directed by Rob Letterman, who co-wrote the screenplay with Dan Hernandez, Benji Samit and Derek Connolly from a story by Hernandez, Samit and Nicole Perlman. Based on the 2016 video game Detective Pikachu, the film is a Japanese-American joint venture produced by Warner Bros. Pictures, Legendary Pictures and The Pokémon Company in association with Toho Co., Ltd. It is the first live-action/animated film in the Pokémon franchise, and represents a separate continuity from the mainline video games and anime series. The film stars Ryan Reynolds as the voice and facial motion capture of Detective Pikachu, with Justice Smith, Kathryn Newton, Suki Waterhouse, Omar Chaparro, Chris Geere, Ken Watanabe and Bill Nighy in live-action roles.
It is scheduled to be released in Japan on May 3, 2019, and in the United States on May 10, 2019, distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures in RealD 3D and Dolby Cinema. making it the first Pokémon film to be distributed theatrically by Warner Bros. since Pokémon 3: The Movie (2001). Rated PG by the MPAA, it is also the first Pokémon film not to receive a G rating by that group. A sequel is in development