Are you looking forward to getting your hands on the Detective Pikachu DVD? If so, you’re not alone. So, the movie was released in theatres across the country on 10th May, and it quickly became one of the biggest blockbusters of the year. Even though it’s been months since then, many people are still waiting for the movie to come out on DVD or Blu-Ray. So, we have all the information you need about the new Detective Pikachu DVD release date here, so keep reading to learn more!
An Introduction to Detective Pikachu movie
Detective Pikachu is a crime-fighting adventure comedy animated film. Based on Nintendo’s franchise, Detective Pikachu features Ryan Reynolds as the detective and Pikachu. Who gets involved in an investigation. In addition to Justice Smith, Kathryn Newton, Suki Waterhouse, and Ken Watanabe. The movie director is Rob Letterman and had a screenplay by Dan Hernandez and Benji Samit and Derek Connolly and Nicole Perlman. So, the story is about characters by Satoshi Tajiri. The story of Detective Pikachu centers around Tim Goodman (Justice Smith). Who visits Ryme City to search for his missing father, Harry Goodman (Bill Nighy). He meets with Harry’s former Pokemon partner, Detective Pikachu (Ryan Reynolds). To investigate his disappearance and other strange incidents in Ryme City over the past few years. In the investigation process together. So, they discover that there are many hidden secrets about Ryme City.
So, the worldwide date of release is 10th May 2019 with positive reviews from critics.
The Film’s Budget and Box Office Sales Figures
The film was first released in Japan on 3rd May 2019. According to Box Office Mojo, the film went on to make $9.9 million in its opening weekend. So, its total gross at Japanese theatres amounts to over $41 million, and it ranks as one of Japan’s highest-grossing films of all time. However, no one expect it to do nearly as well in other countries.I including North America. So, detective Pikachu will be release in U.S. theatres on 10th May 2019.
Detective Pikachu DVD release date
6th August 2019. The movie Detective Pikachu is available on DVD on 6th August 2019. So, the film has a runtime of approximately 1 hr 49 min and received a score of 53% on Metacritic.
Cast and Crew Credits
Rob Letterman is the director and the script writer is Benji Samit, Alex Hirsch, Nicole Perlman and Dan Hernandez. The film, with Bill Nighy, stars Justice Smith as Tim Goodman, Kathryn Newton as Lucy Stevens, Ken Watanabe as Detective Yoshida, and Bill Nighy as Howard Clifford. This film is available nationwide on May 10th in 2D and 3D theatres. MPAA rated the movie PG for minor violence and strong language. The runtime of the movie is 111 minutes.
The Pokémon Company International and Legendary are partnering on a live-action film based on Detective Pikachu. One of more than 150 Pokemon characters. So, Ryan Reynolds will lend his voice to Detective Pikachu. A peculiar investigator fond of coffee and a strange knack for communicating with Pokemon.
Rotten Tomatoes gives it a 68% positive rating from critics and a 79% favourable audience rating. However, IMDb gives it 6.5/10 stars and is on par with Rotten Tomatoes. So, many people saw Detective Pikachu in theatres and enjoyed it. But that doesn’t mean everyone has watched it yet.
Detective Pikachu DVD Distributor Information
The Blu-ray and DVD combo pack of Detective Pikachu will be released in North America by Warner Bros. So, the film will be available in stores on August 6, 2019, a little over a month after its release in Japan.
How much does the Detective Pikachu DVD cost?
The Detective Pikachu DVD costs around £10.23. This is a standard price for a new release and will likely drop over time. However, if you’re looking to buy it as a gift, you might want to consider buying it from Amazon. Where you can get free delivery with your Prime membership.
Where To Buy Detective Pikachu DVD?
You can buy Detective Pikachu on DVD from Amazon. To watch it, use a standard DVD player or connect your computer to a TV set and stream via an app like Vudu. If you don’t have a physical copy yet, there are special bundles of Detective Pikachu on Blu-ray with Steelbook cover art that cost more. But you can also find other collectables and sweet extra features.
Can I Download Detective Pikachu?
If you’re planning to purchase a digital copy of Detective Pikachu, you can download it from various platforms, including Google Play Movies & TV and iTunes. Be aware that not all retailers have made their plans for downloading Detective Pikachu public. So, we’ll update our guide when more information becomes available.
Final Thoughts on Detective Pikachu DVD
Pokémon Detective Pikachu is a popular box office movie and now it’s out on DVD. Detective Pikachu is available in four versions, each with different bonus features. There are two physical copies. One with a steel bookcase and one without, and you can purchase digital copies from both Google Play Movies & TV and iTunes. The movie is also available for purchase on Amazon Video. All versions of Detective Pikachu are in English only, but there are subtitles in French, Spanish, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean and Portuguese. The MPAA has rated the film PG for fantasy action violence, some rude humour, and thematic elements.