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Bruce Lee: A Dragon Story (1977)

Yong chun jie quan (original title)
Bruce Li plays a young kung fu expert (and waiter) who is trying to live peacefully in San Francisco with his marital arts-challenged friend. But they run afoul of some American thugs, and the fight is on...right!

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Credited cast:
Bruce Li ...
Bruce
Carter Wong ...
(as Wang Chia-Ta)
Chi-Min Chin
Jang Lee Hwang ...
Ching Yun-Cheh (as Wang Chang-Li)
Alan Ellerton ...
Red and yellow fighter
Hsiao-Hu Lin
Robert Kerver ...
Mr. Grace
Roy Horan ...
Charlie
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Charles Bonet
Phil Cohen ...
White and Brown fighter
Kuan-Hsien Huang
Fa Yuan Li
Chung Lin
Fong Lung
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Bruce Li plays a young kung fu expert (and waiter) who is trying to live peacefully in San Francisco with his marital arts-challenged friend. But they run afoul of some American thugs, and the fight is on...right!

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Bad Story Bruce!!
14 January 2004 | by (Queens, NY) – See all my reviews

Aw man. I kept waiting...and waiting...and waiting... ...and I yelled, "That's it??"

Man, this one hurt. Like walking in the dark and ripping a fresh wound on your shin off the corner of the living room coffee table. I kept anticipating final fight or climactic scene...or someone bumping into Bruce Li and sending him into a rage by yelling, "You look nothing like Bruce Lee!!" Instead, it's like a really bad soap opera and seeing Bruce negotiate movie contracts. Will Bruce mingle well with others at the gala party? Plus, it really makes Bruce Lee seem like a two timing sleaze because he revels in his affair and has no remorse whatsoever. Besides the fun seeing Bruce do his paper route or his phony TV kung fu demonstrations, Bruce Li; you have done better.


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