Pokemon: Mewtwo Strikes Back (Evolution) is a 2007 Japanese animated film directed by Kunihiko Yuyuama and Takayuki Yamashita. The movie is an animated remake of the original movie and is the twenty-second installment in the Pokemon movie series. The movie was directed by Japanese animation studio, OLM.
In this movie, the main character, named Hoshino, has a dream of being a professional baseball player called out to play in the Japan League. While there, he meets the cute and shy Shigeru (Ryuichi Satake), who becomes his new teammates. However, when their team is defeated, they are sent to the orphanage and Hoshino ends up taking a job as a masseuse. Shigeru gets separated from Hoshino and when he goes to find him, he finds himself in a different world, where he meets an orphaned girl named Kanae (Nanaka Shin).
Hoshino ends up defeating a powerful foe called the Masked Man and goes on a quest for the legendary Pokemon, known as the Pokemon Pearl. He then meets the legendary Pokemon, nicknamed "Pearl", who tells him that he is the one who will stop the evil plans of Team Galactic. While in the different world, Hoshino encounters a boy called Ash (Kento Yamazaki), who is also destined to change the world with his powers of love and friendship. However, Team Galactic manages to defeat Hoshino and take control of the world.
When Hoshino returns to the real world, he learns that the girl Kanae has been taken away by Team Galactic and is in danger of falling into the wrong hands. To save her, Hoshino decides to team up with the mysterious and powerful trainer, Ash. Together, they go on an adventure to find the legendary Pokemon, Pearl, and stop Team Galactic from destroying the world once and for all. After the climax, the two friends make amends and become best friends. in turn, they give each other advice and help each other solve problems.
Pokemon: Mewtwo is an animated movie based off the popular cartoon series, Pokemon. It is a very exciting movie. and is full of action. It is well-animated with high quality graphics, a large number of explosions and lots of special effects. It is full of humor and has some great voice acting as well. It is a very enjoyable movie that will keep you entertained throughout.
Overall, Pokemon: Mewtwo is a pretty good movie. It is a bit different from other Pokemon movies but is still very entertaining and fun.
Genres: Action , Adventure , Animation , Family , Fantasy | Duration: 98 min | Year: 2019