Ryan Reynolds attends the premiere of Pokemon Detective Pikachu in Times Square, New York, the US. Photo: AP

Ryan Reynolds on new Pokemon film and what’s next for Marvel’s Deadpool

  • Compared to the strong language and sarcasm of Deadpool films, Reynolds is playing a more cuddly character in Pokemon Detective Pikachu
  • He believes Disney’s ownership of the Deadpool franchise will not tone down superhero’s colourful persona
Topic |   American films

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Ryan Reynolds attends the premiere of Pokemon Detective Pikachu in Times Square, New York, the US. Photo: AP
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(From left) Justice Smith, Pikachu (voiced by Ryan Reynolds) and Kathryn Newton in a still from Pokémon Detective Pikachu (category IIA, English, Cantonese), directed by Rob Letterman.

Pokémon Detective Pikachu film review: Ryan Reynolds in surprisingly enjoyable fantasy mystery

  • This lavish tale of a Pokémon with amnesia is a mixture of CGI and live action and film noir
  • Reynolds voices Pikachu like a child-friendly version of his Deadpool character
Topic |   American films

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(From left) Justice Smith, Pikachu (voiced by Ryan Reynolds) and Kathryn Newton in a still from Pokémon Detective Pikachu (category IIA, English, Cantonese), directed by Rob Letterman.
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