The Way of the Dragon (1972) Poster


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Edited into 

Game of Death (1978)
The opening fight scene between Lee and Chuck Norris.
Bruce Lee's Jeet Kune Do (1995)
because they used scenes
Bruce Lee: The Legend Lives On (1999) (TV Movie)
because they used scenes
Fist to Fist (2000)
Footage used
Reflections on 'The Little Dragon' (2001) (Video)
scenes are shown
The Jon Benn Interview (2001) (Video)
scenes and poster are shown
Interview with Anders Nelsson (2001) (Video)
scenes are shown


Once Upon a Time in the West (1968)
The Song "As A Judgement" from Ennio Morricone's score plays as Chuck Norris steps off the airplane in Rome.

Referenced in 

The Real Bruce Lee (1973)
the poster is shown
Taxi Driver (1976)
Title of this film is shown on a theater marquee ("Return Of The Dragon").
Bruce Lee: The Man, the Myth (1976)
Bruce Lee is directing a scene from the movie
Blue Nude (1978)
Title seen on theater marquee (as Return of the Dragon).
Bruce's Fists of Vengeance (1980)
The 'ol "Ripping out the chest hair" gag is used
My Mistress Electra (1982)
This film is advertised on a marquee.
Hardwicke House: First Day of Term (1987) (TV Episode)
Flashman proposes to show Fury of the Dragon during his history class.
Street Fighter Alpha: Warrior's Dreams (1995) (Video Game)
Rose fights in the Roman arena used by Bruce Lee and Chuck Norris
Indian (1996)
A large poster for this movie is displayed on a building.
Pusher (1996)
Movie poster on apartment wall in french.
Cowboy Bebop: Stray Dog Strut (1998) (TV Episode)
The nunchuck model Spike tries in the weapon store is called the "Way of the Dragon model".
Fight Club (1999)
on shelf in video store
Texas Chain Saw Massacre: The Shocking Truth (2000) (Video)
It is referenced in a poster ("Return Of The Dragon").
The Office: Motivation (2002) (TV Episode)
The computer nerd talks about this film with Gareth.
Crouching Waiter Hidden Chef (2003) (Video)
"Didn't you ever see Return of the Dragon?"
Kung Fu Hustle (2004)
The Landlady does the exact same "double knuckle crack" in front of the axe gang leader as Tang Lung did in front of "The Boss" in Meng long guojiang.
The Angry Video Game Nerd: Chronologically Confused About Movie and Video Game Sequels (2006) (TV Episode)
the alternate titles "Way of the Dragon" and "Return of the Dragon" appear
Five Minutes of Heaven (2009)
still frame of Bruce Lee in this movie is seen on young Alistair's wall
You Know What's Bullshit: DVDs (2009) (TV Episode)
among the DVDs discussed in terms of bad packaging
Epic Rap Battles of History: Abe Lincoln vs. Chuck Norris (2010) (TV Episode)
Directly mentioned in lyrics
Turbo Zombi - Tampons of the Dead (2011)
The poster of this film is on the wall in Honkys flat.
Californication: The Way of the Fist (2012) (TV Episode)
title reference
Ill Manors (2012)
Film poster on Aaron's wall.
Epic Rap Battles of History: Bruce Lee vs. Clint Eastwood (2012) (TV Episode)
Bruce Lee says he "fucked up Chuck Norris!"
Unikal'noe pozdravlenie (2014) (Short)
DVD on the shelf.
Le tout nouveau testament (2015)
Dieu says that he's seen it.

Featured in 

Game of Death (1978)
During closing credits montage.
Martial Arts Mayhem Vol. 1 (1996) (Video)
This film's theatrical trailer is featured.
Naamsaang-neuiseung (1998)
An excerpt from this film is featured.
The Slanted Screen (2006)
Best! Movies! Ever!: Fights (2007) (TV Episode)
clips are featured to illustrate the best movie fight scenes
Hollywood's Top Ten: Best Fights (2010) (TV Episode)
Taking #10 in the best fighting movies
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: The Best of Music in the Movies (2010) (TV Episode)
"Hairy Chests" segment
Limitless (2011)
During the subway fight, the main character draws on his memory of watching Bruce Lee on TV as a kid to help him ward off his attackers.
I Am Bruce Lee (2012) (TV Movie)
Kung Fu Trailers of Fury (2016) (Video)
Contains full trailer

Spoofed in 

Fei Lung gwoh gong (1978)
Sammo is a country bumpkin visiting the city and trying to protect a restaurant from thugs.
Jack of All Trades: Return of the Dragoon (2000) (TV Episode)
Tongan Ninja (2002)
The premise is a parody of 'Meng long guo jiang'
Crane on a Rock (2004)
The lead characters have the same name
Kung Fu Hustle (2004)
When the land lady threatens the leader of the AXE gang...she is copying Bruce Lee when he threatens the leader of the gang in Return of the Dragon
Deddo sushi (2012)
Shrimp nunchaku scene

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