Aaron Kwok (left) and William Feng play the Monkey King and his master in The Monkey King 2 (Category IIA; Cantonese). Directed by Soi Cheang, the film also stars Gong Li.

Film review: The Monkey King 2 – Aaron Kwok takes lead in vastly improved fantasy sequel

Smaller cast, tighter narrative focus and better design, plus director’s background in crime thrillers, makes this the best attempt yet at making Journey to the West an effects-driven blockbuster

Topic |   Chinese language cinema

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Aaron Kwok (left) and William Feng play the Monkey King and his master in The Monkey King 2 (Category IIA; Cantonese). Directed by Soi Cheang, the film also stars Gong Li.
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