Stephen Chow goes on a predictably insane Journey to the West

Although Journey to the West is possibly the best-known, most important story in Chinese literature, it's been open to some seriously broad interpretations over the years. Stephen Chow's version, subtitled Conquering the Demons, is probably the loosest one yet, but thanks to Chow's epic, cartoony action set-pieces and… » 3/07/14 12:00pm 3/07/14 12:00pm

Stephen Chow's Journey to the West is delightfully insane

When we last showed you footage of director Stephen Chow's adaptation of China's classic fantasy epic Journey to the West, it had Chow's trademark cartoon-ish lunacy, but still seemed indebted to the fantastic literary classic. This new trailer is nothing but pure insanity... and somehow that only makes u want to see… » 12/20/13 6:44am 12/20/13 6:44am

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Bow down to the Monkey King, by watching the first trailer for Stephen…

If you love the classic Chinese adventure story Journey to the West — and you really should — then this teaser trailer for the movie version should make you whoop with delight. They're all here: the Monkey King, Piggie, and the rest. Brings back hours and hours of reading Arthur Waley's translation late at night with… » 1/29/13 5:00pm 1/29/13 5:00pm