A Chinese Odyssey Parts I & II

Approx. Duration: 3 hour 1 minutes

TIFF Cinematheque - Retrospective

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Hong Kong comedy superstar Stephen Chow stars in this time-travelling slapstick fantasy epic based on the classic Ming dynasty novel Journey to the West.

Films in A Chinese Odyssey Parts I & II

    • A Chinese Odyssey Part I: Pandora's Box
    • Jeffrey Lau
    • A good-natured sixteenth-century outlaw (superstar Stephen Chow) becomes the target of a centuries-long supernatural vendetta when he discovers that he is the reincarnation of a prankster demi-god known as the Monkey King.

    • A Chinese Odyssey Part II: Cinderella
    • Jeffrey Lau
    • The reincarnated Monkey King (Stephen Chow) travels through time to save the life of his lady love in the concluding part of director Jeffrey Lau's comedy-fantasy-wuxia hybrid.