Pokemon The Movie: I Choose You!
Director. Kunihiko Yuyama
Two of the most popular characters from the Pokemon series meet for the first time in this animated origin story. Ash encounters Pikachu for the first time and they embark on an epic adventure to track down the legendary Pokemon Ho-Oh. En route, the plucky pair encounters some familiar faces including Jessie and Meowth as well as trainers Verity and Sorrel. Ash and Pikachu also cross paths with a mythical Pokemon called Marshadow and take part in bruising battles that test their friendship.