MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 1,344 this week

Pokémon 4: The Movie (2001)
"Poketto monsutâ: Serebî - Toki wo koeta deai" (original title)

5.3
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.3/10 from 4,175 users   Metascore: 25/100
Reviews: 26 user | 14 critic | 16 from Metacritic.com

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

Writers:

(screenplay),
Watch Trailer
0Check in
0Share...

Editors' Spotlight

Live Chat with Keanu Reeves

We conducted a Live Chat with Keanu about his upcoming film John Wick.


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 25 titles
created 13 May 2012
 
a list of 30 titles
created 23 Sep 2012
 
a list of 29 titles
created 14 May 2013
 
a list of 47 titles
created 10 months ago
 
a list of 49 titles
created 1 month ago
 

Related Items


Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Pokémon 4: The Movie (2001)

Pokémon 4: The Movie (2001) on IMDb 5.3/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Pokémon 4: The Movie.

User Polls

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

The Pokemon master Ash must rescue his mother from the encasement of a crystal tower.

Directors: Michael Haigney, Kunihiko Yuyama
Stars: Rica Matsumoto, Veronica Taylor, Rachael Lillis
Pokémon (TV Series 1998)
Animation | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Ten-year-old Ash aspires to be the greatest Pokémon (pocket monster) trainer in the world. To do this, he enlists the help of two friends, Misty and Brock, and his own Pokémon, Pikachu. ... See full summary »

Stars: Veronica Taylor, Rachael Lillis, Eric Stuart
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

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

Directors: Michael Haigney, Kunihiko Yuyama
Stars: Rica Matsumoto, Madeleine Blaustein, Mayumi Iizuka
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.2/10 X  

Underneath the sands of Egypt, Anubis, an ancient evil spirit, has awakened. It's up to Yugi, who defeated Anubis centuries ago, to use his skill and determination to rid the world of evil once again.

Director: Hatsuki Tsuji
Stars: Dan Green, Eric Stuart, Amy Birnbaum
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

Two thieves take control of an ancient weapon designed to defend the canal city of Altomare.

Directors: Jim Malone, Kunihiko Yuyama
Stars: Eric Stuart, Madeleine Blaustein, Rachael Lillis
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

The island of Mata Nui must face one final threat from the evil Makuta: The Rahkshi. The only hope for the survival of the islanders rests with two Matoran villagers, who must find the seventh Toa and deliver him the Mask of Light.

Directors: David Molina, Terry Shakespeare
Stars: Jason Michas, Andrew Francis, Scott McNeil
Bakugan Battle Brawlers (TV Series 2007)
Animation | Adventure | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.6/10 X  
Stars: Jason Deline, Julie Lemieux, Carter Hayden
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

A magician attempts to use the power of the Millennium Comet to awaken the legendary Pokémon Groudon.

Directors: Kunihiko Yuyama, Eric Stuart
Stars: Veronica Taylor, Eric Stuart, Madeleine Blaustein
Animation | Adventure | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Ash and friends (this time accompanied by newcomer Dawn) arrive at an idyllic village on their way to their next Pokemon contest, where chaos will soon erupt with the prophecy of two ... See full summary »

Director: Kunihiko Yuyama
Stars: Emily Bauer, Craig Blair, Kiyotaka Furushima
Dejimon adobenchâ (1999–2000)
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

An animated series based on the popular children's toy "Digimon", in which kids raise and train electronic monsters to fight against those raised by other kids. The show follows the ... See full summary »

Stars: Hiroaki Hirata, Toshiko Fujita, Chika Sakamoto
Animation | Short | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Director: Kunihiko Yuyama
Stars: Kikuko Inoue, Eli James, Chinami Nishimura
Animation | Adventure | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Director: Kunihiko Yuyama
Stars: Rica Matsumoto, Amy Palant, Ikue Ôtani
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Rica Matsumoto ...
Veronica Taylor ...
Ash Ketchum / Oltoa (voice)
Rachael Lillis ...
Misty / Jessie (voice)
Ikue Ôtani ...
Unshô Ishizuka ...
Eric Stuart ...
Brock / James / Charmeleon / Scizor / Stantler / Sandshrew (voice)
Madeleine Blaustein ...
Meowth / Pokémon hunter (voice)
Mayumi Iizuka ...
Yûji Ueda ...
Tomokazu Seki ...
Megumi Hayashibara ...
...
Sammy / Sneasle / Furret / Teddiursa / Jumpluff (voice) (as Tara Jayne)
Dan Green ...
The Iron Masked Marauder (voice)
Shin'ichirô Miki ...
Inuko Inuyama ...
Edit

Storyline

In this film, we meet the new Pokémon, Celebi, who has the power to travel through time. Vicious, the future descendant of James and Jessie of Team Rocket, travels back in time to wreak havoc, and it's up to young Ash, Pikachu and friends to stop him. Along the way, Ash continues to mature into the unstoppable Pokémon trainer he will become in the future. Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

Best friends. Better heroes.


Certificate:

G | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

|

Language:

|

Release Date:

25 October 2002 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Celebi: A Timeless Encounter  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

This is the first time Team Rocket is seen working alongside the main villain of the film. See more »

Quotes

Brock: I think Ash just evolved into a Primeape.
See more »


Soundtracks

Born to Be A Winner
Written by John Siegler and John Loeffler
Produced and arranged by Neil Jason
Performed by David Rolfe
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
To each his own
19 July 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

As a Pokémon fan I enjoyed this movie very much. It introduces new legendary Pokémon (as each movie does) and adds depth to the relationships between its characters. I however do not expect those who are not Pokémon fans to enjoy it(This includes MOST adults). Some of the lines were corny, but that can be somewhat unavoidable when dubbing the movie over to English. The animation was beautiful, although there were a couple parts that did not look good. And although the villain is kind of corny, I think that the movies have done a good job of cycling through different types of villains, and I guarantee you that they aren't all like this one. Those who did not like it, I say to each his own, but Pokémon fans will love it.


6 of 7 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Pokémon 4: The Movie (2001) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?