Coordinated by Johannes Roberts (who additionally scripted the film close by Ernest), The Monkey King the Legend Begins takes after a family who are experiencing an ideal presence abroad. That is, until a disastrous mishap takes the life of their young child. The forlorn mother learns of an old custom that will take him back to say a last farewell. She goes to an old sanctuary, where an entryway serves as a baffling gateway between two universes. However, when she defies a holy cautioning to never open that entryway, she annoys the harmony in the middle of life and passing.