Within a week of its release, The Monkey King 2 box office has reached S$1 million in Singapore. The Monkey King 2, which opened on 5 February after 6pm, grossed S$836,000 over the Chinese New Year long weekend (5/2–9/2).
The Monkey King 2 also soared in China, to date with a box office collection of 510 million RMB.
THE MONKEY KING 2 Opening CNY 2016
Following "From Vegas to Macau III", Shaw Theatres will release The Monkey King 2 this coming Lunar New Year.
In ‘The Monkey King 2’, the quartet is forced to delay their journey on the quest for the sutra when the White Boned Demon (Baigujing) constantly attempts to prise Tang Sanzang for his meat.
Directed by Soi Cheang, who also directed the 2014 box office hit ‘The Monkey King’, the sequel stars Aaron Kwok (Monkey King), Gong Li (White Boned Demon), William Feng (Tang Priest), Xiao Shen Yang (Zhu BaJie), Him Law (Sha Wujing), Kelly Chen (Guanyin) and Kris Phillips (The King of Western Heaven).