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Pokemon: The First Movie - Mewtwo Strikes Back (1998)
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Pokemon: The First Movie - Mewtwo Strikes Back (1998)
Original name: 劇場版ポケットモンスター ミュウツーの逆襲
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The adventure explodes into action with the debut of Mewtwo, a bio-engineered Pokemon created from the DNA of Mew, the rarest of all Pokemon. Determined to prove its superiority, Mewtwo lures Ash, Pikachu and others into a Pokemon match like none before. Mewtwo vs. Mew. Super-clones vs. Pokemon. It's the ultimate showdown ... with the very future of the world at stake!
Style: twists and turns, humorous, surprise ending, light, unusual plot structure, sweet, bad ending, melancholic, surreal, stylized ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: pokemon, adventure, friends, good versus evil, cloning, fight, violence, betrayal, destiny, video game, childhood, friendship, heroes, rivalry, young heroes, heroic mission, island, death, redemption, clones, love, scientist, storm, experiment, hypnosis ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: japan, tokyo

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