Pokemon: Mewtwo Strikes Back - Evolution is a Japanese animated film directed by Kunihiko Yuuyama and Takashi Okazaki. The movie is the twenty fifth episode in the Pokemon series and a sequel to the previous movie, Pokemon the First Movie. The movie was animated by OLM's CG studio.
A group of people, called Team Galactic, are looking for an object that can help them find the Pokemon known as Pokemon and use it to rule the world. They have already captured the legendary Pokemon, Mewtwo, but are not satisfied with its powers. They want to find a way to make the legendary Pokemon live up to its potential, and capture the others as well.
When Team Galactic arrives on Earth to find the legendary Pokemon and capture it, a young boy named Ash Ketchum (Kevin Spacey) and his friends run away from the Galactic Grunts that wants to take the Pokemon. The boy meets up with his friend Serena (Emma Watson), who he falls in love with. The boy decides to stay on Earth and help the friends and the other Pokemon in training to evolve. But when one of the Pokemon, Electabuzz (Lance Burton), gets hurt while in training, Ash goes off to find help for his friends. He then meets up with a girl named Bianca (Diane Lane). The two are in love with each other, but when they discover that Bianca is working with Team Galactic, they decide to work together to find the legendary Pokemon.
When Ash finds out about Bianca and her relationship with Team Galactic, the two decide to join forces and join the movie together, which is the third of the Pokemon movies. This film follows the story of Ash and the rest of the main characters, including his friends, who become more entwined with each other throughout the film and become a family. As the movie progresses, Ash also has to deal with the evil Team Galactic and its leader, Dr. Silvio (Troy Baker), who wants to take over the world. and rule over it.
The movie is based on the original Japanese manga and anime series Pokemon, which has been serialized since the early 1980s. in a series of twelve episodes. Pokemon the original manga series was not made into a movie until the second series. and the first was only a series of thirteen episodes. and later the movies were added to the series. The first movie was the longest and most expensive to produce in terms of production, and the second and third series were the least expensive to produce compared to the first one, but still managed to out-perform the first one by a wide margin.
Pokemon: Mewtwo Strikes Back was released on DVD in Japan on December 4, 2020. It was also shown at the 2020 Anime Expo. It has since been used to promote the release of the Pokemon movie, Pokemon the Second Movie.
Genres: Action , Adventure , Animation , Family , Fantasy | Duration: 98 min | Year: 2019