Joyce Kulhawik - Guest Co-Host
[reviewing "Pokemon: The First Movie"
It took a while for me to warm up to the characters themselves, with the exception of Pikachu, who is the most expressive of the Pokemon, and figures prominently in the emotional climax. I could certainly recommend this movie for you kids. This is a cartoon with a very gentle, positive message which is clearly spelled out. My final assessment: "Pokemon" may be hokey for adults, but will be okey-dokey with the kids.
Roger Ebert - Host
Well, you know, if a movie is not good for...