Journey to the West: Conquering the Demons
Mandarin – PG-13 – 110 min – Comedy
Director Stephen Chow, known for Kung Fu Hustle and Shaolin Soccer, has crafted a new action/adventure/martial arts parody with Journey to the West: Conquering the Demons. The film stars Qi Shu (The Transporter), Zhang Wen (The Emperor and the White Snake) and Bo Huang (Legend of the Fist).
A story centered on Tang Sanzang, a Buddhist trying to protect a village from three demons, his emerging feelings for Miss Duan, the demon hunter who helps him repeatedly, and Sanzang’s transformative encounter with the Monkey King.