The Real Bruce Lee

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  • NR
  • 1979
  • 1 hr 33 min
  • 4.6  (312)

The Real Bruce Lee is a film composed of several different, mostly unreleased footage and films taken from various parts of the eponymous martial artist's life. The film is a documentary that combines these films together in a inspection of the life of the famous cinematic warrior. The Real Bruce Lee stars Bruce Lee, Bruce Li and Dragon Lee; the latter two are both well known Bruce Lee impersonators. Bad Boy, Orphan Sam, Kid Cheung and the Carnival are all films which are shown within the documentary. There are very old films from Lee's childhood and feature a curious English overdub. These films are shorts and not feature length but there is also a full length film starring Dragon, or Dragon Lee. It is widely acknowledged that this film is based on the well known Bruce Lee film, Fist of Fury. Two versions currently exist in the west for retail, one of which is 93 minutes full run time and another which is slightly longer, clocking in at 118 minutes total run time.

The Real Bruce Lee
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The Real Bruce Lee is a film composed of several different, mostly unreleased footage and films taken from various parts of the eponymous martial artist's life. The film is a documentary that combines these films together in a inspection of the life of the famous cinematic warrior. The Real Bruce Lee stars Bruce Lee, Bruce Li and Dragon Lee; the latter two are both well known Bruce Lee impersonators.

Bad Boy, Orphan Sam, Kid Cheung and the Carnival are all films which are shown within the documentary. There are very old films from Lee's childhood and feature a curious English overdub. These films are shorts and not feature length but there is also a full length film starring Dragon, or Dragon Lee. It is widely acknowledged that this film is based on the well known Bruce Lee film, Fist of Fury. Two versions currently exist in the west for retail, one of which is 93 minutes full run time and another which is slightly longer, clocking in at 118 minutes total run time.

The Real Bruce Lee is a 1979 documentary with a runtime of 1 hour and 33 minutes. It has received mostly poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 4.6.

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  • Release Date
    1979
  • MPAA Rating
    NR
  • Runtime
    1 hr 33 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    4.6  (312)