"The Monkey King" is based on ancient Chinese mythology, according to which Buddhism appeared according to this legend. The story in the film will be about the popular character of Chinese youth and in children's literature the monkey King. His personality is complex and contradictory: playful and sad, heroic and comic. The film tells the story of three worlds (demons, people and heaven). In immemorial times, demons, who decided to seize the sky, lost in combat and were is banished. The heavens suffered with a view to their recovery one of the gods sacrificed himself. To archaeologist nick Orton, during an expedition to China, was the goddess Kwan Yin with a request. The fate of the whole world is at stake. You want to find an ancient monuscript, which was stolen by demons and rescue from captivity monkey King, who is in prison for five hundred years. San Wukong (the monkey king) was born from drops of tears of the goddess who saved the Sky. Temptations began to Eclipse his soul, he learns his strength and destroys the castle in which he was born. For this he was punished by the Gods and sent to prison.