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To enjoy and understand the stories better, watch Pokémon movies in the given order instead of watching them randomly.

Pokémon is a famous Japanese anime character that is based on a video game series. From what started as a series in Japan, this popular yellow character took the world by storm. It gained immense popularity among young children and early teenagers.

Over the years, these Pokémon characters have been adapted in video games, cartoon series, and in animated films too. The fad of these characters does not stop here, but extends to merchandises too. So, if you have been a die-hard fan of these characters, here's a list of its movies in chronological order.

A Complete List of Pokémon Movies

1
NamePokémon: The First Movie - Mewtwo Strikes Back
Date of ReleaseJuly 18, 1998
FeaturedMewtwo, Mew
2
NamePokémon: The Movie 2000 - The Power of One
Date of Release July 17, 1999
FeaturedArticuno, Zapdos, Moltres, Lugia

3
NamePokémon 3: The Movie - Spell of the Unown
Date of ReleaseJuly 8, 2000
FeaturedEntei, Unown
4
NamePokémon 4Ever - Celebi: Voice of the Forest
Date of ReleaseJuly 7, 2001
FeaturedSuicune, Celebi

5
NamePokémon Heroes: Latios and Latias
Date of ReleaseJuly 13, 2002
FeaturedLatias, Latios
6
NamePokémon: Jirachi - Wish Maker
Date of ReleaseJuly 19, 2003
FeaturedGroudon, Jirachi

7
NamePokémon: Destiny Deoxys
Date of ReleaseJuly 17, 2004
FeaturedRayquaza, Deoxys
8
NamePokémon: Lucario and the Mystery of Mew
Date of ReleaseJuly 16, 2005
FeaturedMew, Regirock, Regice, Registeel, Lucario

9
NamePokémon Ranger and the Temple of the Sea
Date of ReleaseJuly 15, 2006
FeaturedKyogre, Manaphy
10
NamePokémon: The Rise of Darkrai
Date of ReleaseJuly 14, 2007
FeaturedDialga, Palkia, Darkrai

11
NamePokémon: Giratina and the Sky Warrior
Date of ReleaseJuly 19, 2008
FeaturedRegigigas, Giratina, Shaymin, Dialga
12
NamePokémon: Arceus and the Jewel of Life
Date of ReleaseJuly 18, 2009
FeaturedHeatran, Dialga, Palkia, Giratina, Arceus

13
NamePokémon: Zoroark: Master of Illusions
Date of ReleaseJuly 10, 2010
FeaturedRaikou, Entei, Suicune, Celebi, Zorua, Zoroark
14
NamePokemon the Movie: White—Victini and Zekrom
Date of Release July 16, 2011
FeaturedVictini, Zekrom, Reshiram

15
NamePokemon the Movie: Black—Victini and Reshiram
Date of Release July 16, 2011
FeaturedVictini, Reshiram, Zekrom
16
NamePokémon the Movie: Kyurem vs. the Sword of Justice
Date of Release July 14, 2012
FeaturedKyurem, Cobalion, Terrakion, Virizion, Keldeo

17
NamePokémon the Movie: Genesect and the Legend Awakened
Date of ReleaseJuly 19, 2014
FeaturedMewtwo, Genesect
18
NamePokémon XY The Movie: The Cocoon of Destruction and Diancie
Date of ReleaseJuly 19, 2014
FeaturedXerneas, Yveltal, Diancie

As of 2013, there are 18 films made. The basic plot of all these movies pretty much remains an encounter with the legendary Pokémon. Most of these movies are easily available in the DVD markets. In case you do not intend to purchase, you can rent these movies from a nearby DVD store or on your phone's online store. So, with a full list of movies, make yourself a bucketful of popcorn, and buckle up for an entertaining time ahead!