The Forbidden KingdomDVD - 2008
Jason is an American teenager who is obsessed with Hong Kong cinema and kung-fu classics. He makes an extraordinary discovery in a Chinatown pawnshop: the legendary stick weapon of the Chinese sage and warrior, the Monkey King. With the lost relic in hand, Jason unexpectedly finds himself traveling back to ancient China. He meets the drunken kungfu master, Lu Yan; an enigmatic and skillful Silent Monk; and the vengeance-bent Golden Sparrow. Jason is lead on a quest to return the staff to its rightful owner, the Monkey King, who has been imprisoned in stone by the evil Jade Warlord for five hundred years. Along the way, while attempting to outmaneuver scores of killers, Jason learns about honor, loyalty and friendship and the true meaning of kungfu.
Publisher: Santa Monica, CA : Lionsgate, 
Branch Call Number: DVD FORBIDD
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (approximately 104 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
Language Note: In English with optional English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
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A boy finds himself in a different dimension with a staff that must be returned to it's rightful owner. Along the way, his mentors (Jackie Chan and Jet Li) are tutoring him in the ways of martial arts.