Pokémon: Detective Pikachu

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

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

The movie came out in Japan on May 3, 2019, and 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.