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    Monday November 7, 2016
  • FEATURE: Found in Translation - The Chinese References in "Dragon Ball"

    Goku's not the only one who went on a journey to the west...

    Japanese translator Kim Morrissy explores how our favorite anime, manga, and light novels are translated into English. What is lost in translation? More importantly, what is found in translation? This week, Kim revisits the beloved Dragon Ball series and finds some Chinese cultural references he never noticed before. Hit the jump to find out more!

  • Friday December 20, 2013
  • VIDEO: U.S. Trailer For Stephen Chow's "Journey to the West"

    U.S. release is set for theaters and iTunes/On Demand releases on March 7th

    Going where anime and manga greats from Akira Toriyama to Osamu Tezuka to Leiji Matsumoto have gone before, Kung Fu Hustle's martial arts comedy master Stephen Chow has adapted classic spiritual epic Journey to the West. Now its U.S. release is set for theaters and iTunes/On Demand releases on March 7th. Get a look at the domestic trailer after the jump.


  • Sunday January 27, 2013
  • VIDEO: "Kung Fu Hustle" Director Takes a "Journey to the West"

    Movie opens in China next month

    Going where anime and manga greats from Akira Toriyama to Osamu Tezuka to Leiji Matsumoto have gone before, Kung Fu Hustle's martial arts comedy master Stephen Chow has adapted classic spiritual epic Journey to the West. Ahead of next month's Chinese opening, see the latest trailer after the jump.

  • Thursday November 22, 2012
  • VIDEO: "Kung Fu Hustle" Director/Star Adapts "Journey to the West"

    A first look at Stephen Chow's "Journey - Fell Monsters Chapter"

    "God of Manga" Osamu Tezuka became associated with his adaptation of classic spiritual epic Journey to the West such as the biographical anime about him, I Am Son Goku, referred to it. Akira Toriyama gained international fame with a little spoof called Dragon Ball. Now Kung Fu Hustle's martial arts comedy master Stephen Chow is ready to put his mark on the oft adapted legend. Get a first look after the jump.