Whatever happened to Van Damme's "The Monk"?

Ever wonder what happened to Jean Claude Van Damme’s "The Monk"? We’ll Kung Fu Cinema has the lowdown. Director Ringo Lam has decided not to do the film after all – saying it’s too much like a poor-man’s version of "Rush Hour 2". The script is apparently undergoing re-writes. Instead, another film originally titled "The Shu" and now going by the title of "Hell", will be the next release out from the muscles from brussels. Click Hereto see that film’s poster.