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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 .... sound 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)
Harry Savides .... key grip
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 | Norway:16 (video premiere) | Singapore:PG | USA:R

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6 out of 8 people found the following review useful.
Biggest ripoff (and worst movie) of all time, 5 September 2003
Author: chengiz from NY

I think this is meant to be a farce. But it isnt. It is just rotting horse manure masquerading as a movie. The DVD cover makes you think that Bruce Lee stars in this movie and there are actual Bruce Lee fight scenes. There's nothing of the sort. Somebody should sue the guys who brought this out. It is blatantly false advertising. Is Bruce Lee's estate listening?

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