MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 599 this week

Pokémon: The Movie 2000 (1999)

5.7
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.7/10 from 10,847 users  
Reviews: 48 user | 32 critic

Ash Ketchum must gather the three spheres of fire, ice and lightning in order to restore balance to the Orange Islands.

Writers:

, (original concept)
Watch Trailer
0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 42 titles
created 01 May 2011
 
a list of 28 titles
created 21 May 2012
 
a list of 30 titles
created 23 Sep 2012
 
a list of 21 titles
created 5 months ago
 

Related Items


Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Pokémon: The Movie 2000 (1999)

Pokémon: The Movie 2000 (1999) on IMDb 5.7/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Pokémon: The Movie 2000.

User Polls

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Balto (1995)
Animation | Adventure | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

An outcast half-wolf risks his life to prevent a deadly epidemic from ravaging Nome, Alaska.

Director: Simon Wells
Stars: Kevin Bacon, Bob Hoskins, Bridget Fonda
Animation | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

When a litter of dalmatian puppies are abducted by the minions of Cruella De Vil, the parents must find them before she uses them for a diabolical fashion statement.

Directors: Clyde Geronimi, Hamilton Luske, and 1 more credit »
Stars: Rod Taylor, Betty Lou Gerson, J. Pat O'Malley
Animation | Adventure | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Two childhood friends find themselves forced to become enemies.

Directors: Ted Berman, Richard Rich, and 1 more credit »
Stars: Mickey Rooney, Kurt Russell, Pearl Bailey
Frozen I (2013)
Animation | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

Fearless optimist Anna teams up with Kristoff in an epic journey, encountering Everest-like conditions, and a hilarious snowman named Olaf in a race to find Anna's sister Elsa, whose icy powers have trapped the kingdom in eternal winter.

Directors: Chris Buck, Jennifer Lee
Stars: Kristen Bell, Idina Menzel, Jonathan Groff
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

An evil genius in a flying fortress is trying to kidnap the birds of the fire, ice, and lightning islands in hopes of luring the sea power, Lugia, and controlling the world. Ash and his ... See full summary »

Director: Kunihiko Yuyama
Stars: Rica Matsumoto, Mayumi Iizuka, Tomokazu Seki
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

Ash must stop a hunter who forces the legendary Pokémon Celebi to help him destroy a forest.

Directors: Jim Malone, Kunihiko Yuyama
Stars: Veronica Taylor, Rachael Lillis, Eric Stuart
Animation | Adventure | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

A young mouse, mole and hedgehog risk their lives to find a cure for their badger friend, who's been poisoned by men.

Director: Charles Grosvenor
Stars: Michael Crawford, Ben Vereen, Ellen Blain
Brother Bear (2003)
Animation | Adventure | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

When a young Inuit hunter needlessly kills a bear, he is magically changed into a bear himself as punishment with a talkative cub being his only guide to changing back.

Directors: Aaron Blaise, Robert Walker
Stars: Joaquin Phoenix, Jeremy Suarez, Rick Moranis
Tarzan (1999)
Animation | Adventure | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

A man raised by gorillas must decide where he really belongs when he discovers he is a human.

Directors: Chris Buck, Kevin Lima
Stars: Tony Goldwyn, Minnie Driver, Brian Blessed
Lilo & Stitch (2002)
Animation | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

A Hawaiian girl adopts an unusual pet who is actually a notorious extra-terrestrial fugitive from the law.

Directors: Dean DeBlois, Chris Sanders
Stars: Daveigh Chase, Chris Sanders, Tia Carrere
Animation | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

The time-travelling adventures of an advanced canine and his adopted son, as they endeavor to fix a time rift they created.

Director: Rob Minkoff
Stars: Ty Burrell, Max Charles, Stephen Colbert
Animation | Adventure | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

In this direct-to-video sequel to Pokémon: The First Movie, Ash, Misty, and Brock continue exploring the Johto region, then have to rescue Pikachu after Jessie and James of Team Rocket ... See full summary »

Director: Masamitsu Hidaka
Stars: Veronica Taylor, Rachael Lillis, Eric Stuart
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Veronica Taylor ...
Rachael Lillis ...
Misty / Jessie (voice)
Madeleine Blaustein ...
Meowth (voice) (as Addie Blaustein)
Eric Stuart ...
James / Squirtle / Brock (voice)
Ikue Ôtani ...
Pikachu (voice)
Ted Lewis ...
Tracey Sketchit (voice) (as Ed Paul)
Amy Birnbaum ...
Melody (voice)
...
Maren / Bulbasaur (voice) (as Tara Jayne)
Stuart Zagnit ...
Prof. Samuel Oak (voice) (as Stan Hart)
Neil Stewart ...
The Collector (aka Lawrence III) (voice)
Eric Rath ...
Lugia (voice)
Nathan Price ...
Slowking (voice)
Kayzie Rogers ...
Prof. Felina Ivy / Mr. Mime (voice)
Michelle Goguen ...
Carol (voice)
Robert O'Gorman ...
TV Newscaster (voice)
Edit

Storyline

Ash Ketchum must put his skill to the test when he attempts to save the world from destruction. The Greedy Pokemon collector Lawrence III throws the universe into chaos after disrupting the balance of nature by capturing one of the Pokemon birds that rule the elements of fire, lightning and ice. Will Ash have what it takes to save the world? Written by Damaris

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

One person can make all the difference


Certificate:

G | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Country:

|

Language:

Release Date:

21 July 2000 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Pokémon 2  »

Box Office

Opening Weekend:

£488,570 (UK) (22 December 2000)

Gross:

£2,027,246 (UK) (9 February 2001)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Meowth's line, "We're gonna die", is said in the exact same fashion and with the same face as Martin Short's character from Jungle 2 Jungle (1997). This was done intentionally, as a tip of the hat to a film that every single member of the production team loved. See more »

Goofs

When Lugia speaks for the first time, during the conversation he has with Ash in one shot his wings are flapping, in the next shot they are still. See more »

Quotes

Jesse: Listen to me kid, when you get involved with the opposite sex you're only asking for trouble!
James: Yes, and that's the kind of trouble I stay out of.
Meowth: Yous two don't need the opposite sex cause' yous got each other!
Jesse: What's that supposed to mean?
James: Not funny!
See more »

Crazy Credits

Team Rocket emerge from the water partly into the credits, upset that no one will know of their good-doings, but Slowking appears and shows that the film's audience has just seen them do good. See more »

Connections

Followed by Pokemon the Movie: White - Victini and Zekrom (2011) See more »

Soundtracks

Pokemon World
Performed by Nobody's Angel / Youngstown
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
I liked it.
27 June 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

People should Stop Talking trash about this excellent movie. There is adventure and action, comic situations, good morals, adorable characters (PIKACHU & TOGEPI), beautiful animation, super script, suspenseful events, and everything you can think of that makes an all around great movie, even better. It is also a great way to inspire children that they can make a difference, no matter when times are hard. It Also influences kids That friends are the most powerful tool of all, and can help you when you are down, and out. Very, very cool, and Very, Very Exciting. To simply sum up my point, BOTH KIDS AND PARENTS WILL BOTH ENJOY THIS MOVIE!!!!


13 of 16 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
It really was a good movie oldbondsie
Misty and Ash Queen_of_Shadows
Jesse ChaoQueen
argh.. this movie wasnt /that/ bad lovexander
Lugias Song padfoot374
Why a bad rating padfoot374
Discuss Pokémon: The Movie 2000 (1999) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?