Cartoon Network to Air U.S. Premiere of "Pokémon the Movie: Genesect and the Legend Awakened" on October 19th at 12:30 p.m. (ET, PT)
Tune in to Cartoon Network on October 19th at 12:30 p.m. (ET, PT) to watch the debut of Pokémon the Movie: Genesect and the Legend Awakened, starring the extremely powerful Red Genesect and Mewtwo. Five Genesect have invaded the big city and threaten its power supply, attracting the attention of the Legendary Pokémon Mewtwo, whose motives are unknown. Ash, Pikachu, and friends must come to the rescue when the Genesect's powerful leader, Red Genesect, confronts Mewtwo! Before the film, Pokémon fans can also enjoy an encore presentation of Pokémon the Movie: Kyurem vs. the Sword of Justice at 11:00 a.m. (ET, PT) on Cartoon Network.
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