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  (in credits order) (verified as complete)

Bruce Lee ... The Martial Arts Master (archive footage)

Fred Williamson ... Hammer, the ladies man

Ron Van Clief ... The Boxer

Adolph Caesar ... TV Anchorman
Aaron Banks ... The Promoter
Bill Louie ... Kato #2
Teruyuki Higa ... Karate Instructor
Gail Turner ... The Rape Victim
Richard Barathy ... The Stone Smasher
Hollywood Browde ... Hammer's Girlfriend
Louis Neglia ... The Middleweight Champion
Cydra Karlyn ... The Boxer's Girlfriend
Annette Bronson ... The Jogger
John Flood ... Cyclone
Ron Harvey ... Jasper Milktoast
Mark Messina ... Animal
Raymond Loperfido ... Blade
George Lopez ... Tornado
Charles Odwin ... Robot
Raymond F. Martineau ... Boxer (as Raymond Marinteau)
Frankie Italo ... Tattoo
Angelo Spergo ... Magician
Alphonse Hewitt ... Killer
David Pedernera ... Doc
Danny Reilly ... Bullit
Glen Perry ... Threads
Dean Brockway ... Bike Man
Danny Weatherspoon ... Bomber

Ricardo Cruz ... Macho Man (as Richard Cruz)
Jose Miranda ... Flash
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Clint Eastwood ... Himself, at the Academy Awards (archive footage) (uncredited)

Liza Minnelli ... Herself, at the Academy Awards (archive footage) (uncredited)

John Wayne ... Himself, at the Academy Awards (archive footage) (uncredited)

Raquel Welch ... Herself, at the Academy Awards (archive footage) (uncredited)

Directed by
Matthew Mallinson 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Ron Harvey  screenplay
Ron Harvey  story
Matthew Mallinson  story

Produced by
Terry Levene .... producer
Original Music by
Keith Mansfield 
Cinematography by
John Hazard (director of photography)
Film Editing by
Jeffrey D. Brown  (as Jeffrey Brown)
Matthew Mallinson 
Makeup Department
Jean Morris .... makeup artist
Production Management
Scott D. Hello .... production supervisor
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Vincent Giordano .... assistant director
John Gray .... second unit director
Sound Department
Jeffrey D. Brown .... sound (as Jeffrey Brown)
Russell C. Fager .... sound editor (as Russell Fager)
James Y. Kwei .... sound (as Jimmy Kwei)
Skip Lievsay .... sound editor (as John Lievsay)
Aaron Nathanson .... re-recording mixer
Brian Wierda .... sound editor
Bill Louie .... stunt coordinator
Ron Van Clief .... stunt coordinator
Camera and Electrical Department
Daniel Ducovny .... camera operator (as Dan Decovney)
Buffy Gardella .... still photographer
Kevin Jones .... gaffer
Lisa Rinzler .... assistant camera (as Liza Rinzler)
Harris Savides .... key grip (as Harry Savides)
Editorial Department
Cheryl Bloch .... assistant editor
Buffy Gardella .... assistant editor
Paul Kahaner .... assistant editor
Anne-Marie J. McNeil .... assistant editor
Music Department
Keith Mansfield .... composer: stock music (uncredited)
Other crew
Jim Harte .... production assistant
Terry Levene .... presenter
Laura Milado .... assistant to producer
Rudy Pagan .... Rolls Royce
Camila Velez .... script supervisor
Frank Ruiz .... special thanks: Nisei Goju Ryu
Crew verified as complete

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Fist of Fear" - USA (video box title)
"The Dragon and the Cobra" - USA (video title)
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90 min | USA:82 min | 85 min (DVD)
Color (Technicolor) | Black and White
Sound Mix:
Iceland:16 | India:U | Norway:16 (video premiere) | Singapore:PG | USA:R

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3 out of 3 people found the following review useful.
If you need a laugh, this is the place to get it!, 1 April 2004
Author: aggie80 from United States

What a hoot! No one could watch this without falling off the chair laughing! There are scenes of one guy supposedly plucking out eyeballs! Talk about huge amount of ridiculous stereotypes with confusion between one fighter and Harry Belafonte by the hotel.

There are scenes from lots of old kung fu type movies as well as an early Bruce Lee movie. There are also some terribly dubbed Bruce Lee interviews with poor voice acting.

There is no plot, just a poorly threaded 'broadcast' by an actor who wouldn't even put his real name on the part! (Or too unimaginative to come up with a name for the part! You have to laugh while watching this one or you are taking life all together too serious!

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