The Monkey King

Friday, August 11 - Thursday, August 17, 2023

Please note that there are additional showtimes of THE MONKEY KING that screen with open captions (on-screen display of dialogue and sounds). For those showtimes, click here.

The Monkey King is an action-packed family comedy that follows a charismatic Monkey and his magical fighting Stick on an epic quest for victory over 100 demons, an eccentric Dragon King, and Monkey’s greatest foe of all —his own ego! Along the way, a young village girl challenges his self-centered attitude and shows him that even the smallest pebble can have a big effect on the world.

  • Country China, Hong Kong, USA
  • Language English, Chinese with English Subtitles
  • Running Time 92 minutes
  • Format DCP
  • Distributor Netflix
  • Director Anthony Stacchi
  • Cast Jimmy O. Yang, Bowen Yang, Stephanie Hsu, Ron J. Friedman, Rita Hsiao
  • Accessibility Closed Captioning, Descriptive Audio, Assistive Listening, T-Coil

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