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They Still Call Me Bruce (1987)

 -  Comedy  -  May 1987 (USA)
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A Korean man comes to America to thank the American GI who saved his life, but instead winds up running a struggling karate studio.

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Lee Holmes ...
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Mrs. Brown (as Irma Hall)
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Bruce Won arrives in America in search of an American G.I. who saved his life in the Korean War. He meets an orphan boy and together they land themselves in a string of outrageous situations. This high-strung farce culminates when a case of mistaken identity leads a gang of thugs to think Bruce is a karate master. They arrange a nationally-televised match which pits our hero against a monstrous brute, and Bruce is beaten to a bloody pulp... Written by <goldenshadows@hotmail.com>

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I'm being chased by the meanest, nastiest, ugliest gang in town... But I'm not takin' any bull.

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Psychiatrist: I want you to make 5 appointments with my nurse.
Bruce: 5 times with your nurse? She's beautiful.
Psychiatrist: No, I want to see you 5 times. It's imperative that I see you.
Bruce: You a lonesome guy, Doc? You've been in this office too long.
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disappointing sequel
23 March 2011 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

this sequel to They call me Bruce was nowhere near as good as the original film.i don't think i laughed once during this movie.plus,there's less action.in fact,the movie bordered on tedium for me at times.the acting wasn't as good here either.there's a bit of a romance angle thrown in which wasn't really necessary in my opinion.generally,the movie just wasn't very entertaining,but that's just my opinion.i know i won't be watching this movie again anytime soon.you could do a lot more constructive things with your time than watch this movie.but if you do decide to watch it,you're better off catching it on cable or a really cheap rental.for me,They Still Call Me Bruce is a disappointing 4/10


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