Kung Fu Monster
Kung Fu Monster, previously translated as When Robbers Meet the Monster, is a 2018 Hong Kong-Chinese wuxia fantasy film directed by Andrew Lau and starring Louis Koo, Chen Xuedong, Bao Bei'er, Zhou Dongyu and Bea Hayden. Production for the film began on 13 April 2017 and wrapped up on 8 June of the same year in Beijing, and was released in December 2018.
During the Wanli Emperor's reign (reigned 1572 to 1620) in the Ming dynasty, Sun Yehe, supervisor of the Eastern Depot, was ordered to capture monsters that have escaped from the royal palace. At the same time, militia warrior Zhen Jian colludes with his martial arts junior Xiong Jiaojiao and female warrior Leng Bingbing gather a group of forest fighters to rob the silver from corrupt officials. However, silver was missing, while wanted criminal Feng Sihai appears along with Jianghu wanderer Wu Bai. As a bigger crisis comes, monsters are looking through it nearby.
|genre||action fantasy historical horror|
|keywords||corrupt official eastern depot female warrior jianghu wanli emperor want|
|productionCompany||Media Asia Entertainment Group Polybona Films|
|publisher||Media Asia Distributions , Aeon Pix Studios|
|theme||martial arts monster movie wuxia|