The Monkey King

The Monkey King

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Donnie Yen (Ip Man) is Sun Wukong, the fantastical Monkey King in Pou-Soi Cheang's adpatation of the 16th century, classic Chinese fantasy novel Journey To The West.

2014Rating: PG, Battle violence & fantasy horror90 minsChina, Hong Kong, USAMandarin with English subtitles
AdventureFantasy

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The Monkey King | Reviews

Variety

Variety

Soi Cheang infuses a simplistic, action-driven narrative with inexhaustible energy, but one expects greater stylistic flair and substance from the veteran helmer.

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SBS

SBS

[A] massive sense of spectacle overwhelms a somewhat simplistic take on the mystical tale... but what an impressive display it proves to be.

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The Monkey King | Release Details

The Monkey King is available to stream in New Zealand now on Apple TV.