Pokémon: Detective Pikachu

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Pokémon: Detective Pikachu (also known as Detective Pikachu) is a 2019 American urban fantasy mystery movie.[1] It was directed by Rob Letterman. It was written by Nicole Perlman and Letterman. It is based on the video game of the same name. The movie was produced by Warner Bros. Pictures and Legendary Pictures.

This was the first live-action movie based on the Pokémon franchise. The movie stars Ryan Reynolds as the voice of Detective Pikachu. Justice Smith, Kathryn Newton, Bill Nighy and Ken Watanabe with Rita Ora have live-action roles.

The movie came out in Japan on May 3, 2019. It came out in the United States on May 10, 2019.[2]

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  1. "Detective Pikachu". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved October 24, 2018.
  2. Kit, Borys (December 11, 2017). "Ryan Reynolds' 'Detective Pikachu' Gets 2019 Release Date". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved January 25, 2018.