<article> <figure> <img src="http://image.tmdb.org/t/p/w780/xW6ZbgVox0olPGxhu8Rvycy8y8G.jpg" title='The Monkey King' alt='The Monkey King'/> </figure> <h1>The Monkey King</h1> <p>Sun Wukong, (The Monkey King) is a monkey born from a heavenly stone who acquires supernatural powers. After rebelling against heaven and being imprisoned under a mountain for 500 years, he later accompanies the monk Xuanzang on a journey to India. Thus, according to legend, Buddhism is brought to ancient China. This much beloved story, is as much a part of Asian culture as The Iliad and The Odyssey or The Wizard of Oz are to the West. This first installment in a trilogy of live action 3-D movies is actually a prequel to The Journey To The West, the much told story of the Monkey King's adventures on the road to India.</p> <details><summary>Runtime: 119</summary> <summary>Release date: 2014-01-09</summary></details> </article>