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|Title Statement||Monk comes down the mountain [DVD] / New Classics Media Corporation and Beijing 21st Century Shengkai Film and Columbia Pictures presents ; in association with New Classics International Media Limited and Maoya Media Co., Ltd. ; screenplay by Chen Kaige & Zhang Ting ; produced by Chen Hong ; directed by Chen Kaige.|
|Alternative Title(s)||Dao shi xia shan|
|Additional Contributors||Chen, Kaige,1952-|
|Zhang, Zhen,1976 October 14-|
|Fan, Wei,1962 September 2-|
|Publication||Culver City, CA: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment,|
|Extent of Item||1 videodisc (approximately 114 min.)|
|Standard Number (UPC, etc.)||043396475403|
Disc label title.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2015.
Anamorphic widescreen version.
Special features include music video: The Saha World by Zhang Jie, making of featurette.
Based on the novel by Xu Haofeng.
|Performance Credits||Wang Baoqiang, Guo Fucheng, Zhang Zhen, Wan Wei, Lin Zhiling.|
|Audience & Ratings||MPAA rating: Not rated.|
|Languages||Mandarin dialogue, with optional simplified Chinese, traditional Chinese, English, French, Korean, Portuguese Spanish, or Thai subtitles.|
|System Details||DVD, Dolby surround stereo.|
|Summary||From the acclaimed director of Farewell My Concubine comes a martial-arts caper about a young monk who embarks on an adventurous journey after being kicked out of his monastery. As he faces the trials, tribulations and seduction of the real world for the first time, he encounters many masters along the way. Boss Zha is an opera singer with a knack for spears as well as Zhou Xiyu, a broom wielding Taoist.|
|Subjects & Genres|
|By Topic||Taoist priests--Fiction|
|By Genre||Martial arts films|
|Action and adventure films|