The Forbidden Kingdom Movie

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Who's Involved:

John Fusco, Rob Minkoff, Jackie Chan, Collin Chou, Yifei Liu, Jet Li, Michael Angarano

Release Date:

Friday, April 18, 2008

sequences of martial arts action and some violence

Runtime: N/A
Language: English

Plot: What's the story about?

The story is based on the Chinese legend of the monkey king, and follows a teenager who finds the king's stick weapon in a pawn shop. The teen is transported back in time to ancient China, where he joins with some warriors as they attempt to free their king. Jet Li will play two roles - the monkey king and the silent monk. Jackie Chan will play monk T'sa-Ho.

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Who stars in The Forbidden Kingdom: Cast List

"xXx 3: The Return of Xander Cage" , "Mulan"  

"Vanguard" , "Iron Mask"  

"Haywire" , "Empire State"  

"Special ID" , "Fearless"  


Who's making The Forbidden Kingdom: Crew List

A look at the The Forbidden Kingdom behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Rob Minkoff last directed Mr. Peabody & Sherman and Flypaper. The film's writer John Fusco last wrote The Highwaymen and The Shack.


Rob Minkoff


John Fusco




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Watch: The Forbidden Kingdom Trailers & Videos

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Production: What we know about The Forbidden Kingdom?

Key Facts

  1. The legendary action choreographer Yuen Woo-ping will handle all the action sequences.

Filming Timeline

  1. December 1969: The film was in Completed status.

The Forbidden Kingdom Release Date: When was the film released?

The Forbidden Kingdom was released in 2008 on Friday, April 18, 2008 (). There were 5 other movies released on the same date, including 88 Minutes, Forgetting Sarah Marshall and The Life Before Her Eyes.

When will the movie be on Blu-ray & DVD?

Tuesday, September 9, 2008

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