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Writer:
Greg Durrell (titles)
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Release Date:
9 February 2012 (USA) See more »
Tagline:
"Water Can Flow Or It Can Crash. Be Water, My Friend." - Bruce Lee
Plot:
Bruce Lee is universally recognized as the pioneer who elevated martial arts in film to an art form... See more » | Add synopsis »
Awards:
5 wins & 5 nominations See more »
User Reviews:
Bruce Lee a cultural icon See more (12 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)

Bruce Lee ... Himself / Various (archive footage)
Paul Bowman ... Himself - Author, Ph.D
Daniele Bolelli ... Himself - Martial Artist
Richard Bustillo ... Himself - Martial Artist
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar ... Hakim (segment of Game of Death) (archive footage)

Muhammad Ali ... Himself (archive footage)
Robert Baker ... Petrov (segment Fist of Fury) (archive footage)
Pierre Barton ... Himself - Interviewing Bruce Lee (segment Bruce Lee - The Lost Interview) (archive footage)
Jon T. Benn ... Thugs Boss (segment Way of the Dragon) (archive footage)
Stephan Bonnar ... Himself

J.J. Brine ... Himself (archive footage)

Kobe Bryant ... Himself

Linda Lee Cadwell ... Herself (also archive footage)

Gina Carano ... Herself
Robert Clouse ... Himself - on set of Enter the Dragon (archive footage)

James Coburn ... Himself (archive footage)

Clint Eastwood ... Himself (archive footage)

James Garner ... Himself - Training with Bruce Lee (archive footage)

Jimi Hendrix ... Himself (archive footage)

Reginald Hudlin ... Himself

Dan Inosanto ... Himself

Diana Lee Inosanto ... Herself (also archive footage)
Jon Jones ... Himself

Jim Kelly ... Himself (segment of Enter the Dragon) (archive footage)

Cung Le
Gene LeBell ... Himself

Brandon Lee ... Himself - as a little boy (archive footage)

Shannon Lee ... Herself

Ray 'Boom Boom' Mancini ... Himself
Charles Manson ... Himself (archive footage)

Steve McQueen ... Himself (archive footage)
Nora Miao ... Herself (archive footage)

Chuck Norris ... Colt (archive footage) (segment "Way of the Dragon")

Ed O'Neill ... Himself
Manny Pacquiao ... Himself - Professional Boxer

Roman Polanski ... Himself (archive footage)
Paul Rodriguez ... Himself - Professional Skateboarder

Mickey Rourke ... Himself
Jose Ruiz III ... Himself - Professional Dancer

John Saxon ... Himself (segment of Enter the Dragon) (archive footage)
Kien Shih ... Han (segment Enter the Dragon) (archive footage)

Taboo ... Himself
David Tadman ... Himself - Historian

Sharon Tate ... Herself (archive footage)
Teri Tom ... Herself - Martial Artist

Robert Wall ... Himself (also archive footage)

Dana White ... Himself

Van Williams ... Britt Reid / The Green Hornet (segment The Green Hornet) (archive footage)
Maria Yi ... Herself (archive footage)

Jackie Chan ... Actor on Enter the Dragon (archive footage) (uncredited)
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Directed by
Pete McCormack 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Greg Durrell  titles

Produced by
John Barbisan .... co-producer
Tony Chan .... co-executive producer
Alexander W. Cox .... co-executive producer
Brian J. Diamond .... executive producer
Donald Gee .... co-executive producer
Paul Gertz .... executive producer
Shannon Lee .... executive producer
Christopher Martello .... executive producer
Pete McCormack .... co-executive producer
Derik Murray .... executive producer
Derik Murray .... producer
Adam Scorgie .... line producer
Kristopher Storti .... executive producer: Bruce Lee Enterprises
Kent Wingerak .... executive producer
 
Original Music by
Schaun Tozer 
 
Cinematography by
Ian Kerr 
 
Film Editing by
Tony Kent 
 
Art Direction by
Derik Murray 
 
Makeup Department
Suzy Friton .... makeup artist
Isabella Wiley .... make-up and hair stylist
 
Production Management
Todd Giroux .... post-production supervisor
 
Art Department
Ross Alexander Whelan .... graphic designer
 
Sound Department
Thomas Curley .... sound mixer
Chris McIntosh .... sound re-recording mixer
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Andrew Dickieson .... camera operator
Derik Murray .... photographer
Ross Alexander Whelan .... photo retouching (as Ross A. Whelan)
G.T. Womack .... camera operator
 
Editorial Department
Carey Dickson .... on-line editor
Todd Giroux .... on-line editor
Achim Kapitza .... colorist
Jesse Lyon .... assistant editor
J.R. Mackie .... additional editing
Alissa Roode .... on-line editor
Justin Li .... post-production assistant (uncredited)
 
Other crew
John Barbisan .... researcher
Sergio Batarelli .... researcher
Bianca Cervantes .... production coordinator
Bianca Cervantes .... researcher
Doran Chandler .... production legal counsel
Kal Dhoot .... production accountant
Carey Dickson .... post production coordinator
Greg Durrell .... poster designer
Kevin Garus .... computer systems administrator
Hawkins Gheung .... researcher
Davin Hamilton .... broker
Amanda Hessel .... underwriter
Chris Husband .... executive: Bruce Lee Enterprises
Kean Jallad .... transcription
Pete McCormack .... researcher
Krishna Murti .... archive provider
Gardiner Roberts .... underwriters legal counsel
Adam Scorgie .... researcher
Alex Stephens .... executive: Bruce Lee Enterprises
Kristopher Storti .... researcher
David Tadman .... archive provider
David Tadman .... executive consultant
David Tadman .... researcher
James Tan .... chinese galligrapher
Sydnie Wilson .... executive: Bruce Lee Enterprises
Kent Wingerak .... business affairs
Brian Wynn .... underwriters legal counsel
Mary Zimbalist .... archive provider
 
Thanks
Ken Allen .... the producers wish to thank
Robin Alvarez De Araya .... the producers wish to thank
Jeff Armstrong .... the producers wish to thank (as Jeffrey Armstrong)
Kim Arnott .... the producers wish to thank
Desmond Balakrishnan .... the producers wish to thank
James Bamford .... the producers wish to thank
Andy Bandit .... the producers wish to thank
Howard Baral .... the producers wish to thank
Darren Battersby .... the producers wish to thank
Brian Blankenberg .... the producers wish to thank
Craig Borsari .... the producers wish to thank
Tim Brown .... the producers wish to thank
Dan Cadwell .... the producers wish to thank (as Dan 'Punkass' Cadwell)
Bethany Cerona .... the producers wish to thank
Olivia Chang .... the producers wish to thank
Clara Chu .... the producers wish to thank
Gary Coutts .... the producers wish to thank
Kellie Cunningham .... the producers wish to thank
Chari Cuthbert .... the producers wish to thank
Scott Karp .... special thanks
James Kwan .... the producers wish to thank
Angel Kwok .... the producers wish to thank
Jonathan Ladd .... the producers wish to thank
Beatrice Lai .... the producers wish to thank
Joanna Lam .... the producers wish to thank
Dick Langer .... the producers wish to thank
David Lara .... the producers wish to thank
Paul Lazenby .... the producers wish to thank
Midge LeBell .... the producers wish to thank
Joe Lewis .... the producers wish to thank
Kimberly Lillyblad .... the producers wish to thank
Alison Mand .... the producers wish to thank
James Ng .... the producers wish to thank
 

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Runtime:
94 min
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Color | Black and White (archive footage)
Sound Mix:
Dolby Digital (DVD version)
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Did You Know?

Quotes:
Bruce Lee:I will live the way I please and achieve inner harmony and happiness.See more »
Movie Connections:
Referenced in Despicable Me 2 (2013)See more »

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10 out of 21 people found the following review useful.
Bruce Lee a cultural icon, 12 March 2012
Author: Maniac-9 from St. Louis, MO

Bruce Lee wasn't just a great martial artist, actor, teacher or man, he was it all. He's the James Dean or the Tiger Woods of his era. He was one of the purest martial artists and totally determined to find the best fighting style there was even if that meant combining multiple fighting styles together to achieve that goal. He wasn't blindly standing behind a single style of martial arts just because that was what he started out in that style. And as a teacher he didn't care about race he trained everyone that was willing to learn. Most Chinese martial arts instructors of the time would only teach other Chinese students. The bad thing about Bruce's early death is that he was just starting to scratch the surface as a movie star, who knows what kind of great movies he would've gone onto doing if he didn't die at such a young age.

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