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Pokémon: Mewtwo Returns (2000)

Pocket Monster: Myuutsu! Ware wa Koko ni Ari (original title)
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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

Writers:

Michael Haigney (english adaptation), Takeshi Shudo (screenplay)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Veronica Taylor ... Ash Ketchum (voice)
Rachael Lillis ... Misty / Jessie / Goldeen / Ninetales / Wigglytuff (voice)
Eric Stuart ... Brock / James / Poliwhirl / Pineco / Squirtle / Hitmonlee / Scyther (voice)
Madeleine Blaustein ... Meowth (voice) (as Maddie Blaustein)
Ikue Ôtani ... Pikachu (voice) (as Ikue Ohtani)
Amy Birnbaum ... Luna Carson (voice)
Rodger Parsons ... Narrator (voice) (as Ken Gates)
Dan Green ... Mewtwo (voice)
Megan Hollingshead ... Luka Carson (voice)
Tara Sands ... Bulbasaur (voice) (as Tara Jayne)
Michael Haigney Michael Haigney ... Geodude / Venusaurtwo / Blastoisetwo / Psyduck / Dewgong (voice) (as Roger Kay)
Ted Lewis ... Giovanni (voice) (as Ed Paul)
Scott Rayow Scott Rayow ... Cullen Calix (voice) (as Scottie Ray)
Kayzie Rogers ... Wobbuffet / Vaporeon / Vileplume (voice)
Kerry Williams Kerry Williams ... Domino (voice)
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Storyline

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 kidnap him. The search leads them to the hidden plateau where Mewtwo has established a haven for the cloned Pokémon from the previous film. The evil Giovanni is plotting to recapture Mewtwo and renew his efforts to create an army of bio-engineered Pokémon. Aided by the reluctant Meowth, Ash and his friends defeat Giovanni and his henchman. Written by Ash

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Mewtwo is back in a battle against his greatest opponent!


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Not Rated | See all certifications »

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Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

4 December 2001 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Mewtwo's Return See more »

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Trivia

Has yet to be released on Blu-ray. See more »

Goofs

When Rhyhorn, Nidoqueen and their babies are introduced, we can see that their babies are Rhyhorn babies and Nidoqueen babies. In the Pokémon World it is not important the category of fathers of babies because mothers provides theirs. Because of this, and assuming that the Rhyhorn present in the scene is male since Nidoqueen can only be female, all babies born from that Nidoqueen's eggs should have been either female Nidoran or male Nidoran. See more »

Quotes

Jesse: Don't stick your nose into this, Meowth!
Meowth: It's got nothing to do with my nose!
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Alternate Versions

The DVD includes the full story of "Mewtwo's Origin." See more »


Soundtracks

Boku no Best Friend e (My Best Friend)
by Hiromi Iawasaki
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Lot's of Fun..
10 November 2018 | by BatmanFunReviews2018See all my reviews

Pokemon: Mewtwo Returns is a 2000 direct to video sequel to the Original Pokemon movie from 1998 and damn this was fun although quite short? It definitely packed some good punches and alot of great action and adventure for the whole family to enjoy especially if you loved the original movie..


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