POKÉMON DETECTIVE PIKACHU (PG)
ROLLICKING familyoriented fantasy adventure. Tim Goodman (Justice Smith) learns that his estranged father, Detective Harry Goodman, has been killed in a car accident in Ryme City. The orphaned 21-year-old travels to the metropolis, established by billionaire Howard Clifford (Bill Nighy) as the only place where humans and Pokémons co-exist in harmony.
Tim meets Ryme City police detective Yoshida (Ken Watanabe), who provides a set of keys to Harry’s apartment.
Inside, Tim discovers his father’s Pokemon, Pikachu (voiced by Ryan Reynolds), pictured, and a vial of a noxious liquid, which transforms docile Pokemon into crazed predators. Cub TV reporter Lucy Stevens (Kathryn Newton) is on the case and her finger of suspicion points to Howard Clifford’s son Roger (Chris Geere).