Bruce Lee, The Legend

Bruce Lee, The Legend

15 1977 88 minutes

Synopsis

Exploding on screen with flying fists galore, this biographical series follows martial arts legend Bruce Lee (born Lee Jun-fan) from his childhood in Hong Kong, through his breakout success in American movies, to his untimely death at only 32 years old. Originally filmed for Chinese television, the program offers insight into Lee's off-screen life as an instructor, philosopher and dedicated family man.

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Bruce Lee, The Legend - Bruce Lee Was a Star

Bruce Lee, The Legend - Bruce Lee Was a Star

After seeing an impressive demonstration on TV, Raymond Chow reached out to Bruce, and what resulted was a whole new style of martial arts choreography and box office-breaking records. In this scene: Narrator (James B. Nicholson), Raymond Chow (Raymond Chow)

Bruce Lee, The Legend - The Year of the Dragon

Bruce Lee, The Legend - The Year of the Dragon

We learn about a young Bruce's early childhood and early film career, including the roles he played along side his actor father. In this scene: Narrator (James B. Nicholson), Bruce Lee (Bruce Lee), Hoi-Chuen Lee (Hoi-Chuen Lee)

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Starring: James B. Nicholson, Raymond Chow

After seeing an impressive demonstration on TV, Raymond Chow reached out to Bruce, and what resulted was a whole new style of martial arts choreography and box office-breaking records. In this scene: Narrator (James B. Nicholson), Raymond Chow (Raymond Chow)