Journey to the West

(2014)

Demon hunter Chen Xuanzhang (Wen Zhang) believes that he can purify any demon through love. However, his belief is shaken when his attempt to defeat a demon fish ends in a family's death and a victory for violent demon hunter Duan (Shu Qi). After getting encouragement from his master, Xuanzhang soldiers on to hunting down a demonic hog with the help of Duan, who has fallen in love with Xuanzhang. Despite help from other demon hunters, the hog gets away. As a last resort, Xuanzhang and Duan turn to the help of Sun Wukong (Huang Bo), who has been imprisoned for five centuries for his crimes in heaven.

‘Journey to the West’ TV Spot | EXCLUSIVE

‘Journey to the West’ TV Spot | EXCLUSIVE

This is a world plagued by demons, who cause its human inhabitants unspeakable suffering. Young demon hunter Xuan Zang, fearlessly guided by his belief in "giving himself for the greater cause," risks his all and conquers a water demon, a pig demon and the demon of all demons, Sun Wukong. He embraces them as his disciples, and melts them with love. Meanwhile, Xuan Zang discovers the true meaning of Greater Love himself. In order to atone for their own sins and save the common people, the four of them embark on a journey to the West that's full of challenges...We have an exclusive TV spot for director Stephen Chow's delightful fantasy adventure Journey to the West, available on VOD and in select theaters March 7.

Journey to the West was released March 7th, 2014.

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New ‘Journey to the West’ Trailer from Director Stephen Chow

New ‘Journey to the West’ Trailer from Director Stephen Chow

Director Stephen Chow (Shaolin Soccer, Kung Fu Hustle) brings his unique style of filmmaking back to the big screen in Journey to the West. Magnolia Pictures has released the second trailer, which follows demon hunter Xuan Zang (Zhang Wen), who goes on a journey with three demons to atone for his sins. In addition, we also have the new poster (inspired by the classic designs of Drew Struzan) for this martial arts action-adventure, debuting in theaters and on iTunes March 7.

This is a world plagued by demons, who cause its human inhabitants unspeakable suffering. Young demon hunter Xuan Zang, fearlessly guided by his belief in "giving himself for the greater cause," risks his all and conquers a water demon, a pig demon and the demon of all demons, Sun Wukong. He embraces them as his disciples, and melts them with love. Meanwhile, Xuan Zang discovers the true meaning of Greater Love himself. In order to atone for their own sins and save the common people, the four of them embark on a journey to the West that's full of challenges...

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‘Journey to the West’ Trailer from ‘Kung Fu Hustle’ Director Stephen Chow

‘Journey to the West’ Trailer from ‘Kung Fu Hustle’ Director Stephen Chow

The first trailer and poster have debuted for Journey to the West, a new martial arts comedy directed by Stephen Chow (Kung Fu Hustle, CJ7) and Chi-kin Kwok. No plot details have been released, and you'll be hard pressed to figure out exactly what this bizarre action romp is really about from the trailer. We do get a lot of zany humor, a strange man-pig hybrid, and a monkey wielding a spear. Check out this unique footage, along with the one-sheet. The comedy debuts in Hong Kong February 7, but an American distributor has not been secured yet.

Journey to the West was released March 7th, 2014.

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