Favourite Movies ~ Journey to the West: Conquering the Demons (2013)

“Never forget our principles and beliefs. A good man turns into a demon when his heart is overcome by evil. We must remove the evil and keep only the goodness. The 300 Nursery Rhymes wakes up our inner goodness, conquering the evilness in our hearts”

Check out a gorgeous new poster for Hou Hsiao-hsien’s The Assassin, the much awaited and acclaimed drama that won its helmer the Best Director prize at the last Cannes Film Festival, and that will represent Taiwan at the next Academy Awards.

The cast is led by Chang Chen and Shu Qi, and the movie will open with a limited release on October 16th. Read below the official synopsis.

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