UPDATE: North American fans can now find their nearest screening on Fathom Events’ website.
Original Article: The opening chapter of an international phenomenon will be re-imagined this November, with the Japanese Box Office-topping Pokémon the Movie: I Choose You! opening in cinemas across North America and select international markets this November, courtesy of Fathom Events!
Released in Japan earlier this month in celebration of the anime’s 20th anniversary, the film retells the first meeting of the now-famous Pokémon Trainer Ash Ketchum and his iconic partner Pikachu, with some modern twists including new travelling companions, the Mythical Marshadow and the long-awaited feature film appearance of Ho-Oh, a legendary Pokémon who first appeared in Game Boy classics Pokémon Gold and Silver!
You can watch a Japanese, unsubtitled, trailer for the film below:
Fathom Events will be releasing Pokémon the Movie: I Choose You! in North America for two nights only, on 5-6 November 2017. Participating international markets have yet to be confirmed.
More information, including participating theater locations, ticketing dates, and event details, will be available soon on www.FathomEvents.com