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Though Stephen Chow does not appear in the film, Journey to the West seems to contain all the hallmarks of his work; great humour, mixed with a devilish sense of spoof for his native popular culture. Based on one of the classical novels of Chinese literature of the same name, a contemporary remake of the misadventures of a Buddhist monk as he makes a pilgrimage from China to India.

Journey to the West will see release in theaters, VOD and on iTunes from Magnet on March 7, 2014.

Synopsis:
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 challenge...




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