Next week sees the release of the Pokemon Detective Pikachu movie, with reviews trickling in, and its Rotten Tomatoes score is now available.
The Pokemon: Detective Pikachu Rotten Tomatoes score currently stands at a 69% with 26 reviews counted; 27 are Fresh to 12 Rotten. We'll update this article when more reviews become available.
Update: With the movie now in theaters, the Pokemon: Detective Pikachu Rotten Tomatoes score is at 63%: 105 Fresh to 62 Rotten; with an 87% audience score.
While the Rotten Tomatoes score may be so so, a sequel has already been announced so it seems as if big things are expected for the release of this first flick. AMC theaters recently gave its members free passes for 50 theaters which sold out in a short period of time. As of March, the film has also been tracking for a strong box office opening, upwards of $75 million. Social media reactions and buzz have also been very strong.
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The first-ever live-action Pokémon movie, “POKÉMON Detective Pikachu” stars Ryan Reynolds as the titular character in the first-ever live-action movie based on the iconic face of the global Pokémon brand—one of the world’s most popular, multi-generation entertainment properties and most successful media franchises of all time.
Fans everywhere can now experience Pikachu on the big screen as never before, as a talking detective Pikachu, a Pokémon like no other. The film also showcases a wide array of beloved Pokémon characters, each with its own unique abilities and personality.
“POKÉMON Detective Pikachu” is set for release on Friday, May 10, 2019.