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The Forbidden Kingdom

 (909)
6.51 h 44 min2008X-Ray12
American teenager Jason, who is obsessed with Hong Kong cinema and kung fu classics, finds an antique Chinese staff in a pawn shop: the legendary stick weapon of the Chinese sage and warrior, the Monkey King. With the lost relic in hand, Jason unexpectedly finds himself transported back to ancient China on a quest that will change his life...
Directors
Rob Minkoff
Starring
Jackie ChanJet LiMichael Angarano
Genres
ActionFantasyAdventure
Subtitles
None Available
Audio Languages
English
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Supporting actors
Yifei LiuCollin ChouMorgan Benoit
Studio
Lionsgate
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4.5 out of 5 stars

909 global ratings

  1. 71% of reviews have 5 stars
  2. 17% of reviews have 4 stars
  3. 7% of reviews have 3 stars
  4. 3% of reviews have 2 stars
  5. 2% of reviews have 1 stars
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D. P. IbisonReviewed in the United Kingdom on 20 June 2022
5.0 out of 5 stars
A nice story
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In the best traditions of kung fu movies this story is given a modern twist, and is the perfect canvas to watch two masters show their skill.
Michael McLeanReviewed in the United Kingdom on 21 April 2022
4.0 out of 5 stars
Jackie Chan and Jet Li in a classic team up
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Loving this Blu-ray and all of the extras. Two of kung-fu's best actors team up in an action packed retelling of the story of the Monkey King (with a twist). Beautiful visuals and a very creative script. Brilliantly innovative.
Hogo alvisReviewed in the United Kingdom on 08 June 2022
5.0 out of 5 stars
Brilliant
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Jackie chan meets jet le
pgorjaReviewed in the United Kingdom on 19 May 2022
5.0 out of 5 stars
EXCELLENT
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Funny, Adventurous and extremely watchable. RECOMMENDED.
TomReviewed in the United Kingdom on 02 October 2021
4.0 out of 5 stars
Old School Entertainment
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I'm not a martial arts film buff but did love Bruce lee films and Monkey back in the day. I really enjoyed this film, it had a great balance between old and modern film techniques. Loved the classic underdog hero on a journey story too. A really satisfying ending. I wonder if there has been a deserved sequel?
cdReviewed in the United Kingdom on 07 December 2021
4.0 out of 5 stars
Great fun..
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What's not to like about Jackie...
telin.sReviewed in the United Kingdom on 01 December 2021
3.0 out of 5 stars
Wacky Time Wating Activity
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This was a wacky-time-wasting activity I was looking for, I thouroughly enjoyed it :) A classic martial arts movie, not as funny as most Jackie Chan movies though.
MaccaboyReviewed in the United Kingdom on 28 August 2021
5.0 out of 5 stars
Chan and Li....what more do you want?
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This is a throwback to the classic martial arts films of the 70's and 80's, but with a bit of a modern hit. Chan and Li are brilliant and play characters that made them the stars they are back in the day. If you are expecting a flashy film with loads of flashy effects you'll be disappointed. The fight scenes hark back to a past era and are a joy to watch, with choreography that is a pleasure to see in today's "Matrix" styled films.
A great film to watch.
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