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Bruce Lee: The Man, the Myth (1976)
"Li Xiao Long zhuan qi" (original title)

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A highly fictionalized biography of the famous Bruce Lee, this movie traces his college life, his marriage to Linda Lee, his relationship with his master, and his untimely death.

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Credited cast:
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Murayaki
Kuei Chang
Chi-Min Chin
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Carl Scott
Ping Ou Wei
Hsiao-Hu Lin
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Chih-po Chao
Betty Chen
Alan Chui Chung San
Tsan-chi Chung
Roberta Ciappi
Ernest Curtis
Hark-On Fung ...
Challenger to Bruce Lee on 'Enter the Dragon' Set
Alexander Grand
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A highly fictionalized biography of the famous Bruce Lee, this movie traces his college life, his marriage to Linda Lee, his relationship with his master, and his untimely death. Written by Caryn White <cmwhite@yalevm.cis.yale.edu>

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The score over the opening scene depicting paramedics rushing an unconscious Bruce Lee to the hospital is actually "Hell is Comin' to Breakfast Part 2," a cue recycled from Clint Eastwood's classic western, The Outlaw Josey Wales. See more »

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References The Way of the Dragon (1972) See more »

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A good movie.
19 August 2001 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This was a very good movie. Although, I do wonder if Bruce Lee really did get into all those fights. He seemed almost like an action hero in this movie and his life was just one big TV show. And every week, he would fight different enemies. But this was a very good movie. Lots of fight scenes in it too, so if you are into that, you will love this flick. Bruce Li really makes Bruce Lee come alive in this movie. This is indeed a film that all Bruce Lee buffs should see.


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