Hot Wheels & Pokemon - The Ultimate Challenge
Director Kevin Munroe
Producer(s) Bill Miller
George Miller
Doug Mitchell
Writer(s) Jeff Pinkner
Andrew Barrer
Based on Hot Wheels & Pokemon
by Mattel and Nintendo
Distributor(s) * United States:
  • Warner Bros. Pictures
  • Australia/New Zealand:
  • Village Roadshow Films[1]
Music Norihiko Hibino
Country of Origin United States
Pete Dickson
Michael J. Fox
Chris O'Donnell
Mark Wahlberg
Alex O'Loughlin
Veronica Taylor
Jason Griffith
Nick Offerman
William Peterson
Miguel Ferrer
Linda Hunt
Original Language English
Budget $100 million
Box Office $379.3 million[2]
Runtime 108 minutes

Hot Wheels & Pokemon - The Ultimate Challenge is a 2005 American computer-animated adventure-comedy film directed by Kevin Munroe and written by Jeff Pinkner and Andrew Barrer. By Warner Bros., Village Roadshow Pictures, and Kingdom Feature Productions, it was released in North American theaters on 12 May 2005.

Based on the Hot Wheels television show and toy line made by Mattel and the Pokemon video game series, trading card games and anime by The Pokémon Company, the film stars the voices of Pete Dickson, Michael J. Fox, Chris O'Donnell, Mark Wahlberg, Alex O'Loughlin, Veronica Taylor, Jason Griffith, Nick Offerman, William Peterson, Miguel Ferrer, and Linda Hunt.

The film was simultaneously released in both conventional theatres, IMAX 2D format, and IMAX 3D format.

Hot Wheels & Pokemon - The Ultimate Challenge was both a critical and commercial success. It won the BAFTA Award for Best Animated Film and the first Academy Award for Best Animated Feature for Warner Bros., and was nominated for the Annie Award for Best Animated Feature and the Saturn Award for Best Animated Film.



  • Pete L. J. Dickson as
  • Michael J. Fox as
  • Chris O'Donnell as
  • Alex O'Loughlin as
  • Mark Wahlberg as




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  1. Film Distribution - Village Roadshow Limited. Village Roadshow Pictures (11 February 2014). Retrieved on 11 February 2014.
  2. Happy Feet (2006). Box Office Mojo. Retrieved 2 January 2011.