Pokemon: Detective Pikachu - Movie Review
The Pokemon FINALLY go live action as Chris & Amanda dive through uber-nostalgia to determine if Pikachu can bring redemption to the video game movie genre.
Let’s talk Pokemon: Detective Pikachu.
Join Chris & Amanda as they analyze & review Pokemon: Detective Pikachu, the 2019 live-action video game movie, directed by Rob Letterman & starring Justice Smith & Ryan Reynolds as Pikachu!
In a world where people collect Pokémon to do battle, a boy comes across an intelligent talking Pikachu who seeks to be a detective.
This is our nostalgia finally come to life on the big budget level! But does it fall to the dreaded video game movie curse? Does Ryan Reynolds just not work as Pikachu? Why is he a detective anyway? Is it a good mystery? Where's Ash? Is the Pokemon battling awesome? Are there even battles?
Is Psyduck the best? Does this movie bring up morally questionable situations?
Most importantly, can we FINALLY say we have a great video game movie?
SPOILERS BEGIN at 36:41