Detective Pikachu Trailer #2 Reveals Mewtwo and More Pokemon Monsters
The World of Pokémon Comes to Life! The very first Pokémon live-action adventure, Detective Pikachu plays Ryan Reynolds in the role of Pikachu, the iconic face of the global phenomenon of Pokémon – one of the most entertaining the most popular multi-generational in the world.
Fans around the world can now discover Pikachu on the big screen like never before, as Detective Pikachu a similar Pokémon no other. The film also features a wide range of beloved Pokémon characters, each with their own abilities and personality. And the new trailer includes the great revelation of Mewtwo.
The story begins when Ace detective Harry Goodman disappears mysteriously, prompting Tim, his 21-year-old son, to find out what happened. The former Pokémon partner of Harry, Pikachu detective investigator collaborator, contributed to the investigation: an adorable super slug who fears with sagacity, which makes him puzzled even to himself. Noting that they are particularly well equipped to work together, Tim being the only human being able to speak to Pikachu, they join forces to try to solve the entangled mystery.
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Searching for clues in the neon-lit streets of the city of Ryme, modern and sprawling metropolis where humans and Pokémon coexist in a hyper-realistic live action Around the world, they meet a diverse group of Pokémon characters and discover a shocking plot that could destroy this peaceful coexistence and threaten the whole of Pokémon universe.
Detective Pikachu is also interpreted by Judge Smith ( Jurassic World: The fallen kingdom ) as Tim and Kathryn Newton ( of Lady Bird TV Big Little Lies ) as Lucy, junior orter representative after his first big story; as well as Suki Waterhouse ( Insurgent ), Omar Chaparro ( Overboard ), Chris Geere (Television Modern Family ), with Oscar nominated Ken Watanabe ( Godzilla The Last Samurai ) and Bill Nighy ( Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part One ).
The film was directed by Rob Letterman ( Goosebumps Monsters vs. Aliens ), excerpt from a screenplay by Dan Hernandez and Benji Samit and Rob Letterman and Derek Connolly, narrative of Dan Hernandez and Benji Samit and Nicole Perlman, based on The Great Detective Pikachu video game developed by The Pokémon Company and Creatures Inc. It was produced by Mary Parent and Cale Boyter for Legendary Pictures, and by Hidenaga Katakami and Don McGowan for The Pokémon Society. The following executive producers were Joe Caracciolo, Jr., Ali Mendes, Tsunekazu Ishihara, Kenji Okubo, Toshio Miyahara, Hiro Matsuoka and Keiji Ota.
Photography John Mathieson ( The Ghost of the Opera Gladiator ); decorator Nigel Phelps ( The pirates of the Caribbean: The dead do not tell lies ); the editors James Thomas ( The Muppets Most Wanted ) and the Oscar winner, Mark Sanger ( Gravity ); and costume designer Suzie Hartman ( RocknRolla ). The music is composed by Henry Jackman ( Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle ). The visual effects are those of the Moving Picture Company ( of Wonder Woman ) and Framestore ( of the Guardians of the galaxy, vol.2 ).
Launched in 1996 to provoke an overwhelming response, the Pokémon brand is a worldwide sensation that now includes a robust video game fandom with over 300 million units sold worldwide; collectible card games available in 11 languages with more than 23.6 billion cards purchased; an animated television series from its 21st season available in more than 160 countries; and more than 20 animation films; as well as books, manga comics, music, toys, merchandise and apps, including the popular Pokémon GO, downloaded over 850 million times and enjoyed by fans around the world.
Detective Pikachu opens in theaters on Friday, May 10, 2019. Warner Bros. Pictures and Legendary Pictures present a legendary production of images, in association with Toho Co., Ltd., a Rob Letterman Film, Detective Pikachu . It will be distributed outside of Japan and China by Warner Bros. Pictures, Japan by Toho Company, Ltd. and by Legendary East in China. This trailer comes directly from Warner Bros.