The Monkey King

  • Directed By: Soi Cheang

Synopsis: Sun Wukong, (The Monkey King) is a monkey born from a heavenly stone who acquires supernatural powers. After rebelling against heaven and being imprisoned under a mountain for 500 years, he later accompanies the monk Xuanzang on a journey to India. Thus, according to legend, Buddhism is brought to ancient China. This much beloved story, is as much a part of Asian culture as The Iliad and The Odyssey or The Wizard of Oz are to the West. This first installment in a trilogy of live action 3-D movies is actually a prequel to The Journey To The West, the much told story of the Monkey King's adventures on the road to India.

Donnie Yen

Sun Wukong / Monkey King

Aaron Kwok

Bull Demon King

Joe Chen

Princess Iron Fan

Chow Yun-Fat

Jade Emperor

Peter Ho


Monica Mok

Cai Xia

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Studio: China Film Co.
Beijing Wen Hua Dong Run Investment Co.
Mandarin Films Distribution Co.
Filmko Pictures
Release Date: Jan 8th, 2014
Box Office: Not Available
Budget: Not Available
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