Detective Pikachu Live-Action Film Moves to Warner Brothers

Several news outlets have reported that the live-action film adaptation for the Detective Pikachu spin-off video game is moving to Warner Brothers for distribution outside of Japan and China. Toho will continue to distribute the film in Japan. For those who aren’t aware the film for was initially set to be distributed by Universal, however this isn’t much of a surprise since details on the project have been scarce outside of some casting announcements. No other details are confirmed at this time so stay tuned for updates.Currently the film is still…

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How To Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World Trailer Streamed

Dreamworks has recently released the first official trailer for How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World. For those who aren’t aware, the film is the third and final film in the How to Train your Dragon movie franchise, which started in 2010.  The film also received an animated series on Cartoon Network with later seasons being streamed exclusively on Netflix.  The films and series are based on the children’s book series written by Cressida Cowell. The latest trailer features a look at the premise of the film as well as taking a look at the…

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Review: Jurassic World Fallen Kingdom Legacy Collection Tyrannosaurus Rex

Hello Hero Club, this is Darkon633 and I am back with another toy review. It is impressive how much a toyline can change when it gets moved to another companies’ hands. While the new toyline represents the sequel to an existing film it is still valid to see how much things change. Mattel’s toyline for the Jurassic World Fallen Kingdom is actually starting off with a strong start in my opinion. While I currently don’t own any of the other dinosaurs in the line I can already see how much it…

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Omar Chaparro Joins Live Action Detective Pikachu Film Cast

Deadline has reported that Omar Chaparro has jointed the cast of the live-action Detective Pikachu film, however currently his role has not been confirmed at this time. The confirmed cast include: Justice Smith Kathryn Newton Ken Watanabe: Detective Yoshida Ryan Reynolds: Detective Pikachu Bill Nighy Chris Geere Rita Ora Omar Chaparro Detective Pikachu will premiere on May 10, 2019. Source: Deadline

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Rita Ora Joins Live-Action Detective Pikachu Film Cast

The Hollywood Reporter has recently reported that Rita Ora will be joining the cast for the Live-Action Detective Pikachu film, although currently her role in the film has not been revealed. The current cast list includes: Justice Smith Kathryn Newton Ken Watanabe: Detective Yoshida Ryan Reynolds: Detective Pikachu Bill Nighy Chris Geere Rita Ora No other details are confirmed at this time so stay tuned for updates. Source: The Hollywood Reporter    

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Pacific Rim Uprising Japanese Preview Streamed

Cinema Today has updated their official Youtube channel with a new Japanese promo video for Pacific Rim Uprising. The latest preview features another look at the battle between the Jaegars and the Kaiju.  Pacific Rim Uprising will premiere in North American theaters on March 23 and will distributed by Universal Pictures.  The film will premiere in Japan on April 13 and distributed by Warner Brothers Pictures Japan.  Source: Cinema Today

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Illumination Entertainment to Produce Super Mario Film

Last November it was revealed that Illumination Entertainment was in talks to produce a film based on the Super Mario franchise.  Today Nintendo announced that they have partnered up with the company and the producers for the film will be Chris Meledandri, founder of Illumination Entertainment, and Shigeru Miyamato.   The film will be distributed worldwide by Universal Pictures and will be co-funding by the company and Nintendo. No other details are confirmed at this time so stay tuned for updates. Source: Gematsu, Nintendo

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Bill Nighy & Chris Geere Join Live-Action Detective Pikachu Film Cast

The Hollywood Reporter has recently reported that Bill Nighy and Chris Geere have joined the cast for the Live-Action Detective Pikachu film. The current cast for the film includes: Justice Smith Kathryn Newton Ken Watanabe: Detective Yoshida Ryan Reynolds: Detective Pikachu Bill Nighy Chris Geere Currently their characters have not been confirmed at this time so stay tuned for updates. Source: The Hollywood Reporter  

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Ken Watanabe Joins Detective Pikachu Live-Action Film Cast

The Hollywood Reporter has reported that Ken Watanabe is joining the cast of the live-action Detective Pikachu film. For those who are unaware, Ken Watanabe, has starred in various films such as The Last Samurai, Ashita no Kioku/Memories of Tomorrow, and as Dr. Serizawa in the recent Godzilla film by Legendary Pictures.  Ken Watanabe will be playing a new character that be featured in the film named Detective Yoshida.  Detective Pikachu will premiere on May 10, 2019. Source: The Hollywood Reporter

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Detective Pikachu Film Premiere Date Announced

Deadline has reported the premiere details for the upcoming Detective Pikachu film. For those who haven’t been following the film, Detective Pikachu is a live-action adaptation of the Pokémon spin-off game of the same name.  As reported earlier, Detective Pikachu will star Ryan Reynolds as the titular character and he will play alongside Justice Smith and Kathyrn Newton.  Detective Pikachu will premiere on May 10, 2019. Source: Deadline  

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