MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 2,152 this week

Bruce Lee, the Legend (1984)

 -  Documentary  -  1984 (Hong Kong)
7.1
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.1/10 from 431 users  
Reviews: 4 user | 2 critic

The Official Golden Harvest tribute to the Master of the Martial Arts Film, Bruce Lee.

Director:

0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

From $2.99 on Amazon Instant Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 691 titles
created 23 Dec 2011
 
list image
a list of 320 titles
created 18 Feb 2012
 
a list of 47 titles
created 14 Dec 2012
 
a list of 35 titles
created 28 Jan 2013
 
a list of 711 titles
created 1 month ago
 

Related Items


Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Bruce Lee, the Legend (1984)

Bruce Lee, the Legend (1984) on IMDb 7.1/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Bruce Lee, the Legend.

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Action | Biography | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

A lionized account of the life of the martial arts superstar.

Director: Rob Cohen
Stars: Jason Scott Lee, Lauren Holly, Robert Wagner
Action | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

A young man seeks vengence for the death of his teacher.

Director: Wei Lo
Stars: Bruce Lee, Nora Miao, James Tien
The Life of Bruce Lee (TV Movie 1994)
Documentary | Biography
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Documentary about martial arts actor Bruce Lee, from his birth in 1940 till his death in 1973, with interviews with his fellow actors and family. Dedicated to his son, Brandon.

Director: Guy Scutter
Stars: Bob Bremer, Jackie Chan, James Coburn
Action | Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

A man visits his relatives at their restaurant in Italy and has to help them defend against brutal gangsters harassing them.

Director: Bruce Lee
Stars: Bruce Lee, Chuck Norris, Nora Miao
Action | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

In this tale of vengeance, Bruce is a young teenager who is the leader of the Liu City gang, who gets into trouble and street fights every now and again. Bruce is a student in the style of ... See full summary »

Director: Bing Lin
Stars: Bruce Li, Ling-Ling Hsieh, Chiu Ping Hu
The Big Boss (1971)
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

A young man sworn to an oath of non-violence works with his cousins in an ice factory where they mysteriously begin to disappear.

Directors: Wei Lo, Chia-Hsiang Wu
Stars: Bruce Lee, Maria Yi, James Tien
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

A martial arts movie star must fake his death to find the people who are trying to kill him.

Directors: Robert Clouse, Sammo Kam-Bo Hung, and 1 more credit »
Stars: Bruce Lee, Gig Young, Colleen Camp
Action | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

After Chen Zhen's execution in Shanghai, the Japanese feared that his death would unite all Chinese kung fu schools against them. Fearing this, the Japanese gave orders to the head of the ... See full summary »

Directors: Iksan Lahardi, Tso Nam Lee
Stars: Lieh Lo, Ti Fung, Kun Li
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

A martial artist agrees to spy on a reclusive crime lord using his invitation to a tournament there as cover.

Director: Robert Clouse
Stars: Bruce Lee, John Saxon, Jim Kelly
Action | Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

There is no plot in this film. It is a collection of the best fighting scenes from the martial arts films (i.e. Bruce Lee and others).

Director: Sandra Weintraub
Stars: John Saxon, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Chris Casamassa
Jackie Chan: My Story (Video 1998)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Director: Jackie Chan
Stars: Jackie Chan, Willie Chan, Charles Chan
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

More than just a biography, this film explores Bruce Lee's global impact to see how he has influenced all areas of popular culture including fitness, cinema, music, sport, dance, video ... See full summary »

Director: Steve Webb
Stars: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Cali, Jackie Chan
Edit

Cast

Complete credited cast:
...
Himself (archive footage)
James B. Nicholson ...
Himself - Narrator (voice)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
...
Herself
...
Himself (archive footage)
Raymond Chow ...
Himself
Robert Clouse ...
Himself
...
Himself (archive footage)
...
Himself (archive footage)
Hoi-Chuen Lee ...
(archive footage)
...
Himself (archive footage)
Nora Miao ...
Herself
...
Himself
Kien Shih ...
Himself (archive footage)
Hon Sang Siu ...
Himself
Betty Ting Pei ...
Herself
Edit

Storyline

The Official Golden Harvest tribute to the Master of the Martial Arts Film, Bruce Lee.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Documentary

Certificate:

TV-14 | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

1984 (Hong Kong)  »

Also Known As:

A Lenda de Bruce Lee  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

Features Death Duel (1977) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
interesting, but very incomplete
19 September 2003 | by (Winnipeg, Canada) – See all my reviews

A tribute to the incomparable kung-fu master. It includes rare footage of his athletic capabilities and interviews with some of the people who knew him. Produced by Golden Harvest, it is light on details of Lee's early life and heavy on the details of his films for Golden Harvest. As such, it leaves out several interesting and important incidents from Lee's life, and gives short shrift to what is arguably Lee's most important film "Enter the Dragon". It also focuses heavily on some of his co-stars from his early Hong King films, and makes no mention of his most prominent co-stars, Chuck Norris and John Savage. It's difficult to say just who its intended audience is since dedicated Lee fans will find it uninformative, yet casual fans may find the immense amount of detail about his early films tedious.


10 of 12 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Music Score prince_regan
Best Bruce documentary ever:) curtisman
Discuss Bruce Lee, the Legend (1984) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page