Pokemon Movie 20: I Choose You!

Alt title: Pokemon Movie 20: Kimi ni Kimeta!

Movie (1 ep x 95 min)
OLM
2017
3.856 out of 5 from 1,011 votes
Rank #1,802

An origin story highlighting Ash and Pikachu's first meeting and their adventures as they search for the Legendary Pokémon Ho-Oh. The iconic pair encounter familiar faces along the way, new characters including Trainers Verity and Sorrel, and even a mysterious new Mythical Pokémon, Marshadow. Challenges and epic Pokémon battles abound in this unique new story about the beginning of one of the most beloved friendships in popular culture.

Source: The Pokemon Company

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feinraf Feb 3, 2019
Score 7/10

Something I've dropped a couple of times after watching the first five minutes and thinking "Why watch this when I've already seen the original anime and will probably prefer it", well after giving it a chance, I was wrong. Very good nostalgia trip for those who grew up with Pokemon and I'm sure the younger generation will love it too with it's modern twists. A new look at the original story, even if... read more

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JadedDragos Feb 10, 2019
Score 8.5/10

I watched this one with not ever seen a Pokemon movie, series or special. So now that I have finished it, I can say it was a good watch. It had a straight forward plot and later I found out was a mash up origin movie or sorts. Even with it being an origin story though I did like how the story moved along and finished. Animation was good, very nice battles scenes and when it came to mood changes, it was shown... read more

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