But instead of the casting Chinese Lee as the lead Warner Brothers went with David Carradine. This is particularly evident in the story surrounding Lee's death. He fused all types of unarmed combat and types of training together Boxing, Karate, Kick boxing, weightlifting, Aerobics probably spelt wrong , European Fencing and many more to come with his own shit. In the interview Bruce said he got to play himself, notsome character. Now water can flow or itcan crash. Could have done with more clips of Bruce fighting but apart from that I liked this documentary. The goal isn't to inform new viewers, but to entice their curiosity into wanting to know more.
Bruce Lee is an icon and iconoclast. There is anundercurrent of racism and fighting the establishment in this storywhich Bruce lived with. You can do elaborate google search for this answer and you will get a great insight into how the actual torrent works. May their souls rest in peace. Bruce taught Steve McQueen, James Coburn, and Kareem Abdul Jabbar. Because we all know bush apparently first found out when he heard the second plane hit when he was at a primary school with children.
Born in both the year 1940 , and the hour, of the Dragon, Bruce Lee's venture into American cinema is what firmly cemented his reputation as being one of the 20th Century's most dynamic and enduring pop-culture icons of them all. It doesn't take greatness to see or believe that. More to the point: Bruce hadthe perfect body, was charismatic, and sexy. Just so you're aware of the kinds of useless people they have in thisdocumentary. I've been a fan of Bruce Leeall my life. Nothing new about Lee's life wasrevealed in this documentary. BruceLee may have been seduced by fame.
The whole way throughthere's a cheesy soundtrack, just in case you get bored. Bruce Lee was inarguably the greatest martial arts star of his generation, and his intense on-screen charisma and astounding fighting skills make him the standard by which other martial arts heroes are measured. I highly recommend this title for even the most faintest of Bruce Lee fans and or fans of one of the most inspirational and honest human beings who has ever lived. The only person who spoke with grace was his courageous and wonderful wife who I can only admire for her strength of spirit. More to the point: Bruce had the perfect body, was charismatic, and sexy.
It has very tacky background music throughout, and is edited in the style of a 'Behind the music' show. Good looking, Brilliant, Philospher, Martial-artist,Good human-being, their is a lot to learn from him my friend, do ur-self a favour and if u have downloaded craps of shit using internet, then do one smart thing by downloading this video and video of Bruce's and apply it in ur life. I can see that Bruce had no intentions of a fight with his student. They insult Bruce and his memory by doing so. Review: What a great documentary about a unique man who will never be forgotten. Actor not as good as Chuck Norris. Bruce Lee also wrote about philosophy and life, he also studied and wrote poetry, look up 'Bruce Lee poems' you'll be pleasantly surprised.
Large chunks of the film are just edits of Bruce Lee movies and an old interview with Jason Stewart. However, McCormack goes sidewayswith some of his guys including skateboarder Paul Rodriguez and somedude from the Black Eyed Peas. Tell me, where in the world do you find an unbiased documentary? In the interview Bruce said he got to play himself, not some character. If you pour water into a teapot, it becomes the teapot. He is missing a very important fact, that is, that Bruce 'adapted' to whoever he fought. Bruce Lee may have been seduced by fame.
Having said that anyone not knowing the true greatness of one Bruce Lee is uninformed and probably to young or to lazy to learn anything. Polly breaks down the myths surrounding Bruce Lee and argues that, contrary to popular belief, he was an ambitious actor who was obsessed with the martial arts - not a kung-fu guru who just so happened to make a couple of movies. He was a great Martial Artist and for those who have followed his career onscreen and off. It is interesting that there have not been any crossover Asian stars as compelling as Bruce. They have no expert opinion, andhave nothing to add other than fanboy enthusiasm. It must of been hard to juggle all those ego's in those interviews, they even asked expert Martial Artist and renowned philosopher Mickey Rourke to give his wisdom on the matter which was comical to say the least.
Linda Lee and Shanon and Dan Inosanto stood out for me as they were talking first hand and with such obvious affection. He actually studied and in turn wrote a book on his fighting skills and prowess. In many of Bruce's books there is an embossed logo on the title page. This was before he became the martial arts iconhe was magneticand compelling. Bruce Lee transcended race and even martial arts. Chuck Norris retired with a karate record of 183—10—2 What was Bruce Lee's professional fight record? There is an undercurrent of racism and fighting the establishment in this story which Bruce lived with.