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Surprise: Journey to the West (2015)

Surprise: Journey to the West
Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $0Details
International Box Office $49,576,645Details
Worldwide Box Office $49,576,645
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Dachui Wang navigates though various modern and classic situations.The little monster Wang Dachui, who was born with sharp ears & simple magic, made him different from the ordinaries. The local monster king, he thought he was. But to his surprise, on the one hand, his fate has changed since the encounter with Tang Monk, Monkey King, Piggy & Sand Monk. On the other hand, the meeting with Wang Dachui also should have been the great 82nd disaster to the four.


Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time International Box Office (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,577 $49,576,645
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 2,601-2,700) 2,610 $49,576,645

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Movie Details

Domestic Releases: December 16th, 2015 (Limited) by Asia Releasing
International Releases: December 12th, 2015 (Wide) (China)
December 18th, 2015 (Limited), released as Surprise (Australia)
December 18th, 2015 (Limited), released as Surprise (New Zealand)
December 18th, 2015 (Wide), released as Surprise: Journey To The West (United Kingdom)
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 95 minutes
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Keywords: Monks and Nuns, Demons, Ancient China, Chinese Mythology, Martial Arts
Source:Original Screenplay
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Fantasy
Production Companies: Beijing Wanhe Tianyi Media, Bona Film Group, Chinese Culture Shareholding, Hangzhou Guomai Media, Heyi Pictures, Shanghai Sanciyuan Entertainment, Tianjin Maoyan Media
Production Countries: China

Leading Cast

   Wang Dachui

Supporting Cast

Yang Zishan    Su Xiaomei
Chen Bolin    Tang Monk
Ma Tianyu    Murong Bai
Liu Xunzimo    Sun Wukong
Mike Pirath Nitipaisankul    Zhubajie
Show Joy    Sha Seng
Qiao Renliang    Catfish Man
Zhi Zunyu    Li Changhuai


Eric Tsang    Earth God

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Production and Technical Credits

Jiaoshou Yi Xiaoxing    Screenwriter
Lei Chen    Producer
Huang Jianxin    Producer
Wenwen Li    Producer
Meng Yu    Producer
Yang Xiao    Editor
Yasuharu Takanashi    Composer
Choi Sung-fai    Director of Photography
Li Qiang    Director of Photography

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Weekend Box Office Performance

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

Box Office Summary Per Territory

Territory Release
Box Office
Australia 12/18/2015 $78,781 10 10 23 $140,957 1/4/2016
China 12/12/2015 $17,330,000 0 0 0 $49,373,332 5/29/2018
New Zealand 12/18/2015 $10,639 2 2 5 $19,439 1/5/2016
United Kingdom 12/18/2015 $42,917 14 14 14 $42,917 12/22/2015
International Total$49,576,645 5/29/2018

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