The Golden Monk



The first fantasy film from prolific filmmaker Wong Jing (From Vegas to Macautrilogy), The Golden Monkis a special effects-driven comedy adventure starring Zhang Yuqi (The Mermaid) and Zheng Kai (Ex-Files 2) as two demon fighting partners who are unaware that they were lovers in the past lives.

During the Southern Sung Dynasty, diabolism is rampant in Hangzhou, ravaging the innocent commoners. Butong (ZhengKai), the monk from the Xuanguang Temple, arrives at the town to suppress the monsters. He encounters female exorcist, Coco (ZhangYuqi). They were in fact the Golden Child and Fairy Jade who were cast out from heaven as they have broken the sacred dogma. They were punished to experience a hundred reincarnations and unable to recognize each other.

Butong and Coco work together to eliminate the Tianshan Monster, and get to know the God of Sword, Loki (SieYi-Lin)during the adventure. The three of them have similar values and soon become bosom buddies. At this time, Demon Dragon, who was defeated by Butong a thousand years ago, has returned with a team of fearsome monsters. The human world is going to experience an unprecedented disaster.




Zheng Kai, Zhang Yuqi, Sie Yi-Lin

Director: Wong Jing, Billy Chung
Duration (min) :

91min (tbc), Th/ Ed

Version: Theatrical, Edited
Grade: PG-13

Comedy, Fantasy, Adventure




English/ Chinese & English





Worldwide except China

China, Hong Kong