POKÉMON THE MOVIE: THE POWER OF US Coming to Movie Theaters for a Limited Time This Fall
Tickets Now Available for New Animated Pokémon Movie, Shown in U.S. Cinemas on November 24, 26, 28, and December 1
Source: Fathom Events press release
Official Site: pokemon-movie.jp (Japan), fathomevents.com/events/pokemon-the-movie (US)
Special Thanks to Katherine Schwappach, Julie Safer and Shirley Kim
This fall, Fathom Events and The Pokémon Company International invite Pokémon fans to experience the highly anticipated POKÉMON THE MOVIE: THE POWER OF US (劇場版ポケットモンスター みんなの物語, Gekijoo-ban Poketto Monsutaa Kimi ni Kimeta, 2018) on the big screen, with U.S. screenings on November 24, 26, 28 and December 1, plus additional events in select territories.
Tickets for U.S. screenings of POKÉMON THE MOVIE: THE POWER OF US are now available for purchase at FathomEvents.com and participating theater box offices.
POKÉMON THE MOVIE: THE POWER OF US will be shown in more than 800 movie theaters in the US on November 24 and December 1 at 12:55 p.m. (local time), as well as November 26 and 28 at 7:00 p.m. (local time) through Fathom’s Digital Broadcast Network (DBN). For a complete list of participating theater locations, visit FathomEvents.com (theaters and participants are subject to change).
Based on the globally popular Pokémon brand, POKÉMON THE MOVIE: THE POWER OF US tells a new story of Ash and Pikachu as they team up with diverse characters to face unique challenges and thrilling Pokémon battles in this heartwarming film that illustrates the value of teamwork.
“We are thrilled to work with The Pokémon Company International to bring another exciting and new Pokémon adventure to cinemas nationwide this fall,” said Fathom Events CEO Ray Nutt. “These cinematic events provide an opportunity for fans to catch up with their favorite characters, and for a whole new audience of moviegoers to discover Pokémon.”
“We’re excited that fans will be able to immerse themselves in Ash and Pikachu’s latest animated adventure from their neighborhood movie theaters,” said J.C. Smith, senior director of consumer marketing at The Pokémon Company International. “Our continued partnership with Fathom Events allows us to deliver more quality entertainment experiences that delight the Pokémon community.”
About Fathom Events
Fathom Events is the leading event cinema distributor with theater locations in all top 100 DMAs® (Designated Market Areas) and ranks as one of the largest overall theater content distributors. Owned by AMC Entertainment Inc. (NYSE: AMC), Cinemark Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: CNK) and Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE: RGC), Fathom Events offers a variety of unique entertainment events in movie theaters such as live performances of the Metropolitan Opera, top Broadway stage productions, major sporting events, epic concerts, the yearlong TCM Big Screen Classics series, inspirational events and popular anime franchises. Fathom Events takes audiences behind the scenes for unique extras including audience Q&As, backstage footage and interviews with cast and crew, creating the ultimate VIP experience. Fathom Events’ live Digital Broadcast Network (“DBN”) is the largest cinema broadcast network in North America, bringing live and pre-recorded events to 941 locations and 1,496 screens in 181 DMAs. The company also provides corporations a compelling national footprint for hosting employee meetings, customer rewards events and new product launches. For more information, visit FathomEvents.com.
The Pokémon Company International, a subsidiary of The Pokémon Company in Japan, manages the property outside of Asia and is responsible for brand management, licensing and marketing, the Pokémon Trading Card Game, the animated TV series, home entertainment, and the official Pokémon website. Pokémon was launched in Japan in 1996 and today is one of the most popular children’s entertainment properties in the world. For more information, visit pokemon.com.
For more on POKÉMON THE MOVIE: THE POWER OF US, please see the earlier coverage here on SciFi Japan: