Jun 022013

The Monkey King 2013 Chinese MovieThe Monkey King (2013) Chinese Movie Information

Title in Chinese – 大闹天宫
Title in Pinyin – Da Nao Tian Gong

Genre – Action

Subject/theme –the life of the Monkey King before his imprisonment

Language – Mandarin

Region – Hong Kong, China

Release date
China – 20 November 2013
Hong Kong – 20 November 2013
USA – 14 February 2014

Movie Runtime – 90 minutes

Director – Cheang Pou-soi

Cast & Role Played
Donnie Yen – Monkey King, Sun Wu Kong
Chow Yun-fat – Jade Emperor
Aaron Kwok – Bull Demon King
Kelly Chen – Goddess of Mercy, Guan Yin
Gigi Leung – Chang’e
Joe Chen – Princess Iron Fan
Peter Ho – Erlang Shen
Liu Ye

The Monkey King is the main character in the Chinese classic novel “Journey West”. This movie is about the early life of the Monkey king ranging from his birth born from a stone on the Mountain of Flowers and Fruit to his eventual imprisonment by Bhudda. Much of the movie is about the Monkey King’s battle with the Heavenly kingdom, the chaos he causes there and his fights with the armies of heaven and the demons.

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