Pokemon Detective Pikachu

Dir: Rob Letterman
Cast: Ryan Reynolds, Justice Smith, Kathryn Newton
104mins   2019   US, Japan   PG   English    Audio Described

When ace detective Harry Goodman goes mysteriously missing, his 21-year-old son Tim needs to find out what happened. Aiding in the investigation is Harry's former Pokemon partner, Detective Pikachu: a hilariously wise-cracking, adorable super-sleuth who is a puzzlement even to himself. Finding that they are uniquely equipped to work together, as Tim is the only human who can talk with Pikachu, they join forces on a thrilling adventure to unravel the tangled mystery.

'Who would have thought that one of the most enjoyable buddy-cop movies of 2019 would star a Pokémon?' - Johnny Oleksinski, New York Post