I guess Stephen Chow is a big fan of the game?

#1 Posted by probablytuna (3619 posts) -

Ok so, I started this thread during the site's dead zone so it's now lost so here's a repost.

As I was watching Journey to the West: Conquering the Demons, the latest film directed by Stephen Chow (Kung Fu Hustle, Shaolin Soccer), there was something eerily familiar and then it hit me:

The climactic battle between the Monkey King and Buddha is almost shot-for-shot identical to the battle between Asura and the planet-sized boss.

Here is the teaser for the film and we can see a glimpse of that scene mentioned above around 0:49 mark.

#2 Posted by Nilazz (613 posts) -

360p we meet again!

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