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Pokémon Heroes (2002)
"Gekijô-ban poketto monsutaa: Mizu no Miyako no Mamori Gami Ratiasu to Ratiosu" (original title)

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

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Rica Matsumoto ...
Veronica Taylor ...
Ash Ketchum / Spectator (voice)
Rachael Lillis ...
Misty / Jessie / Vulpix / Poliwag (voice)
Mayumi Iizuka ...
Eric Stuart ...
Brock / James / Politoed (voice)
Madeleine Blaustein ...
Meowth (voice) (as Maddie Blaustein)
Yûji Ueda ...
Takeshi / Waninoko
Ikue Ôtani ...
Pikachu (voice) (as Ikue Otani)
Lisa Ortiz ...
Oakley / Woman (voice)
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Annie (voice)
Inuko Inuyama ...
Nyasu
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Bianca (voice) (as Tara Jayne)
Kerry Williams ...
(voice)
Uno Kanda ...
Zanna
Kayzie Rogers ...
Wobbuffet / Corsola / Totodile / Espeon / Old woman / Kid (voice)
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Storyline

Ash, Pikachu and the rest of the Pokemon gang try and stop a pair of thieves hiding out in the canals and alleyways of Alto Mare, the water capital of the world. Joining the adventure are two new Pokémons, a brother/sister pair named Latias and Latios who are protecting the Droplet of the Heart - a valuable treasure. Written by IMDb Editors

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The most action-packed Pokémon movie ever! See more »


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Release Date:

16 May 2003 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

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Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$260,372 (USA) (16 May 2003)

Gross:

$744,928 (USA) (4 July 2003)
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Trivia

This is the first Pokemon movie where the Pokemon are given genders and referred as such by the characters. See more »

Quotes

Oakley: There it is.
Annie: It's so nice, and peaceful.
Oakley: Not for long.
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Connections

Features Camp Pikachu (2002) See more »

Soundtracks

I Believe
Written by John Siegler & David Rolfe
Performed by David Rolfe
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superlatively done
20 February 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I don't see why this movie didn't get tens across the board. I loved the bond that Latios and Latias share with Ash. I also love how Pikachu zaps the crap out of the bad guys (girls, really) with thunderbolt ( ow). I came close to crying when they caught Latios. It also makes all the other movies shrink in comparison. The Pikachu movie was also very good (only topped by Pikachu's Rescue adventure.) It was without a doubt one of the best Japanese animation I have ever seen. Come on, people! Why don't you get up and give this movie a ten. The graphics have also gone vastly up from the last film. And the music is also so much better. Also notice, Ash and Misty will always have that little bond that no one talks about. The voices are also major parts of the rolls. If you had Jude Law do Lorenzo, yuck!


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