journey to the west

Thor Writer, Lord of the Rings Designer Bring Monkey King To The West

As Variety reports, the project from Abstract Entertainment and Eracme Entertainment will adapt the mythical Chinese character from the 16th Century novel Journey to the West into a modern setting.The tale of a "mythical monkey, born from stone, who takes on the magical powers of many transforming creatures" also inspired the Dragonball anime series, which ultimately[...]

First Full Trailer: Donnie Yen Is The Monkey King

There's certainly none of the lunatic flair that embellished Stephen Chow's Journey to the West - which, incidentally, still hasn't Tsk! False advertising.Thanks to TwitchFilm for the embed. Think that superhero cinema is bogged down with never-ending origin stories? Seen Uncle Ben die one too many times? Had enough of Kal-El crash landing in Kansas?[...]

Second Teaser For Stephen Chow's Journey To The West Brings Footage, Punchline

Our first look at Stephen Chow and Derek Kwok's Journey to the West was a pretty simple, announcement-style teaser This time we get some actual footage from the film and, at the end, a rather Chow-like gag that made me make a proper noise That superb music from the first trailer is back too.[youtube][/youtube]I love it.Sure,[...]

New Stephen Chow! First Teaser For His Take On Journey To The West

The next big-budget, Chinese-produced retelling of the Journey to the West story has been directed by Stephen Chow and Gallants' Derek Kwok.This brief teaser trailer was unveiled at a press conference in China today, along with the above poster According to Mtime (via Twitch), Chow announced that he doesn't have a major acting role in[...]