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Pokémon Detective Pikachu (2019) Movie Review – Pikachu detective Trailer


Pokémon Detective Pikachu is an upcoming science fiction action comedy mystery film. The movie will be directed by Rob Letterman, who co-wrote the screenplay with Benji Samit and Dan Hernandez.


pikachu detectiveThis film is an American and Japanese joint venture which is produced by Warner Bros. Pictures, Legendary Pictures, and The Pokémon Company. The movie stars include Ryan Reynolds, Justice Smith, Kathryn Newton, and Ken Watanabe. It is scheduled to release on the 10th of May 2019.

Pokémon Detective Pikachu Movie Cast

  • Ryan Reynolds as the facial motion capture and voice of Detective Pikachu.
  • Ikue Ōtani as Detective Pikachu’s normal Pikachu voice.
  • Justice Smith as Tim Goodman, he is a former Pokémon Trainer that is looking for his missing father. Tim is also Detective Pikachu’s partner and he is the only person that is capable of hearing him speak.
  • Max Fincham as a younger Tim.
  • Kathryn Newton as Lucy Stevens, she is a reporter accompanied by a Psyduck.
  • Ken Watanabe as Detective Yoshida, he is a Ryme City police lieutenant. Detective Yoshida is also a friend of Harry Goodman.
  • Paul Kitson as Harry Goodman, He is the missing father of Tim Goodman. Harry Goodman is a famous Ryme City detective.
  • Karan Soni as Jack
  • Omar Chaparro as Sebastian
  • Bill Nighy
  •  Rita Ora
  •  Suki Waterhouse
  •  Chris Geere
  • Rob Delaney

Pokémon Detective Pikachu Movie Plot

The movie follows Tim Goodman who is a former pokemon trainer. He is also the son of Prominent detective Harry Goodman. His father disappears in a car crash and Tim have to look for him in Ryme city. When he gets to the city he found his father pokemon partner Detective Pikachu. Tim and Detective Pikachu later uncover the mystery surrounding his father’s disappearance.


Pokémon Detective Pikachu Movie Overview

Directed by Rob Letterman
Produced by
  • Mary Parent
  • Cale Boyter
  • Hidenaga Katakami
  • Don McGowan
Screenplay by
  • Rob Letterman
  • Benji Samit
  • Dan Hernandez
Story by
  • Rob Letterman
  • Tom McCarthy
Based on Detective Pikachu
by Creatures, Inc.
by Satoshi Tajiri
  • Ryan Reynolds
  • Justice Smith
  • Kathryn Newton
  • Suki Waterhouse
  • Omar Chaparro
  • Chris Geere
  • Ken Watanabe
  • Bill Nighy
Music by Henry Jackman
Cinematography John Mathieson
Edited by
  • Mark Sanger
  • James Thomas
  • Warner Bros. Pictures
  • Legendary Pictures
  • The Pokémon Company
Distributed by
  • Warner Bros. Pictures(International)
  • Toho (Japan)
Release date
  • May 10, 2019
  • United States
  • Japan
Language English

Pokémon Detective Pikachu Movie Trailer


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