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

R  |   |  Biography  |  28 October 1976 (Hong Kong)
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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:
David Chow ...
Murayaki
Kuei Chang
Chi-Min Chin
Little Unicorn ...
Himself
Carl Scott
Ping Ou Wei
Hsiao-Hu Lin
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Chih-po Chao
Betty Chen
Alan Chung San Chui
Chieh-Chi Chung
Tsan-chi Chung
Roberta Ciappi
Ernest Curtis
Hark-On Fung ...
Challenger to Bruce Lee on 'Enter the Dragon' Set
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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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This is the best tribute movie for Bruce Lee
12 June 1999 | by (Lakewood, Ohio) – See all my reviews

I saw this movie, and it was awesome! I watched it over a million times! I couldn't stop watching it! it just doesn't get any better than this! It's funny! It has wicked cool action scenes! I'm gonna go watch it again!


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