Dragon: The Bruce Lee Story
Dragon: The Bruce Lee Story (1993)

The brief but eventful life of actor and martial arts trailblazer Bruce Lee is portrayed in this drama, based on a biography written by his widow Linda Lee Caldwell. Lee is introduced to the study of martial arts as a child living in Hong… More

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Rated: PG-13
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Release Date: May 7, 1993
DVD Release Date: November 2, 2000
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Quentin Curtis
Independent on Sunday

The early scenes are thrillingly edited, like a flurry of karate kicks.... Later the film loses its way -- largely in romance.

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Douglas Pratt

The engaging dramatic biography celebrates Bruce Lee's spirit using a rough outline of his career as a narrative guide.

Michael Dequina

Despite a number of corny moments, the film is an enjoyable and exciting celebration of a memorable life and career.

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Sheila Johnston
Independent (UK)

Jason Scott Lee does his namesake proud in the title role, but the film tries to court too many different audiences, with lethal results.

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Emanuel Levy

Though enjoybale, this old-fashioned biopic of the late Asian star, suffers from sappy sentimentality and excessive melodramatics.

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Cole Smithey

Really very good.

Clint Morris

An enjoyable, touching motion picture

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Flixster Audience Score: 79% Flixster User Reviews
Dean McKenna
I'm a such fan of Bruce Lee since 1973's <i>Enter the Dragon</i> and really interested to watch the biography of the legendary martial… More
Jason Spencer
I liked it. It was well made and the cast was cool. I liked how they put in the "curse" he lived with and to see his history was pretty neat.
Lady D'arbanville
The Biopic of Bruce Lee's life. The inspiring, strong willed man, whose mind, body, soul and strength led him to become the huge legend he is known as… More
Dean King
A good biography of the martial arts master, even though it has a made for TV movie feel to it.
Alexander Wilson
Biographical story of Bruce Lee the famous martial arts Hollywood star. In depth and great soundtrack
Brendan Nicholls
Interesting film about the short life of the legend