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Ip Man (Character)
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Ip Man -- Behind every great martial artist lies a teacher. 
Ip Man, starring Donnie Yen, is the award-winning film adaptation about the life story of Ip Man, grandmaster of Wing Chun and mentor to legendary kung fu superstar Bruce Lee. 

Set in Fo Shan, China during the Sino-Japanese War, Ip Man vividly brings to life the brutality of the infamous Japanese occupation, where once proud men are forced to fight to the death for a precious bag of rice. Defined by courage and humility, Ip Man, whose fighting skills are revered all over China, rises to the fore front.
Upon refusing to teach his martial arts to the invading Japanese soldiers, he is forced to fight for the honor of his country in a series of battles that will culminate in a kill-or-be-killed showdown with Japan’s greatest fighter.
Ip Man -- Plenty of martial arts action in this trailer for the period drama

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Biography:
Ip Man (1 October 1893 1 December 1972), also known as Yip Man... See more »
Alternate Names:
Ye Wen / Yip Man / Yip man / Young Yip Man

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  1. Ip Man 4 (2018) Played by Donnie Yen
    ... aka "Yip Man 4" - Hong Kong (original title)

  2. Ip Man 3 (2015) Played by Donnie Yen
    ... aka "Yip Man 3" - China (original title)
    ... aka "Ip Man 3D" - International (English title) (alternative title)
    ... aka "Ip Man 5" - USA (bootleg title)
  3. Golden Chickensss (2014) Played by Donnie Yen (as Yip Man)
    ... aka "Gam gai SSS" - Hong Kong (original title)
    ... aka "Golden Chicken 3" - International (English title) (alternative title)
  4. Ip Man: The Final Fight (2013) Played by Anthony Chau-Sang Wong (as Yip Man)
    ... aka "Yip Man: Jung gik yat jin" - Hong Kong (original title)
    ... aka "Ip Man 4: The Final Fight" - USA (bootleg title)
  5. "Ip Man" (2013) TV series Played by Kevin Cheng (as Ye Wen)
  6. The Grandmaster (2013) Played by Tony Chiu-Wai Leung
    ... aka "Yi dai zong shi" - Hong Kong (original title)
    ... aka "First Generation Master" - Asia (English title) (literal title)
  7. The Legend Is Born: Ip Man (2010) Played by Yu-Hang To (as Yip man) / Jun Hui Wen (as Young Yip Man)
    ... aka "Yip Man chin chyun" - Hong Kong (original title)
    ... aka "Ip Man 3" - USA (bootleg title)
    ... aka "Ip Man Zero" - USA
    ... aka "Yip Man III: Legend of the Grandmaster" - USA (bowdlerized title)
  8. Ip Man 2 (2010) Played by Donnie Yen
    ... aka "Yip Man 2" - Hong Kong (original title)
    ... aka "Ip Man 2: Legend of the Grandmaster" - USA (alternative title)

  9. Ip Man (2008) Played by Donnie Yen
    ... aka "Yip Man" - Hong Kong (original title)
  10. "The Legend of Bruce Lee"
    ... aka "Li Xiao Long chuan qi" - China (original title)
        - Episode #1.41 (2008) TV episode, Played by Cheng-Hui Yu (as Ye Wen)
        - Episode #1.49 (2008) TV episode, Played by Cheng-Hui Yu (as Ye Wen)
        - Episode #1.5 (2008) TV episode, Played by Cheng-Hui Yu (as Ye Wen)
        - Episode #1.2 (2008) TV episode, Played by Cheng-Hui Yu (as Ye Wen)
        - Episode #1.3 (2008) TV episode, Played by Cheng-Hui Yu (as Ye Wen)

  11. Dragon: The Bruce Lee Story (1993) Played by Luoyong Wang (as Yip Man)

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Quotes:
From Dragon: The Bruce Lee Story (1993)
Yip Man: Kung fu is more than a system of fighting. It's a system of thought. You must outthink your opponent, whatever form he takes... because some of them will be more than just men.
Voice of Young Bruce: What else could it be Si Fu?
Yip Man: We all have inner demons to fight. We call these demons 'fear', and 'hatred', and 'anger'. If you don't conquer them, then a life of a hundred years... is a tragedy. If you do, a life of a single day can be a triumph.
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