The Big Boss (1971) Poster


Release Info

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Release Dates 

Hong Kong 3 October 1971
Lebanon 1 January 1972
Canada 1 December 1972 (Vancouver)
UK 12 January 1973
Indonesia 13 February 1973
USA March 1973 (New York City, New York)
Netherlands 26 March 1973
Turkey 8 April 1973
West Germany 13 April 1973
Denmark 27 April 1973
France 17 May 1973
Italy 25 June 1973
Hong Kong 1 April 1974 (re-release)
Japan 13 April 1974
West Germany 18 July 1975 (re-release)
Philippines 23 August 1977 (Davao) (re-release)
West Germany 1 January 1979 (re-release)
USA February 1981
Egypt 1982
Hong Kong 1 January 1982 (re-release)
Taiwan 25 June 1983 (re-release)
Finland 1993 (video premiere)
Finland 11 December 2001 (DVD premiere)
Finland 10 September 2002 (TV premiere)
USA 9 January 2007 (TV premiere)
Finland 9 July 2008 (DVD premiere)

Also Known As (AKA) 

(original title) Tang shan da xiong
Argentina El gran jefe
Brazil O Dragão Chinês
Canada (alternative title) (French title) Le despote cruel
Denmark Karatenæver af stål
Spain Karate a muerte en Bangkok
Spain (director's cut) Karate a muerte en Bangkok: 25th anniversario
Finland Lohikäärmeen nyrkki
Finland (TV title) Lohikäärmeen vanki
Finland (DVD title) The Big Boss
France Big Boss
Greece Μπρους Λη, η γροθιά του θανάτου
Greece Ο μεγάλος αρχηγός, ο αήττητος του καράτε
Hong Kong (English title) (literal title) Big Brother of Tongshan
Hong Kong (English title) The Big Boss
Hong Kong (Cantonese title) Tong san dai hing
Croatia Veliki gazda
Hungary A nagyfőnök
Italy Il furore della Cina colpisce ancora
Japan Doragon kiki ippatsu
Mexico El gran jefe
Netherlands The big boss
Norway The Big Boss
Peru El gran jefe
Poland Wielki szef
Portugal Big Boss, O Implacável
Serbia Pesnica gneva
Slovenia (new title) Veliki sef
Soviet Union (Russian title) Большой босс
Turkey (Turkish title) Öldüren karateci
USA (dubbed version) Fists of Fury
USA (DVD title) The Big Boss
USA The Big Boss
Europe (English title) Fists of Glory
West Germany Die Todesfaust des Cheng Li
World-wide (English title) The Big Boss

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