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Title Bruce Lee his greatest hits.

Publication Info. [New York, New York] : The Criterion Collection, 2020.


Location Call No. Status
 New Britain, Main Library - Audio-Visual Materials  BLU RAY BRUCE DISC 1-7    Check Shelf
Edition Seven-Blu-ray special edition.
Description 7 videodiscs (506 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (20 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 27 x 17 cm. (folded to 14 x 17 cm))
Physical Medium 4 3/4 in.
Description digital rdatr
optical rdarm
mono rdacpc
LPCM rdaspc
Dolby Digital
video file rdaft
Blu-ray 1080p High Definition
region A rdare
Motion pictures lcgft
Series Criterion collection ; 1036
Criterion collection ; 1036.
System Details Blu-ray; 1080p High Definition; region A; LPCM 1.0, Dolby Digital 1.0; requires Blu-ray player.
Language In original Mandarin, Cantonese or original English-dubbed version with optional English subtitles (The big boss, Fist of fury, The way of the dragon); Japanese-release English-dubbed version (The way of the dragon, Game of death); In English with optional English subtitles (Enter the dragon, Game of death).
Cast The big boss: Bruce Lee, Maria Yi, Paul Tien, Miao Ke Hsiu, Li Quin, Han Ying Chieh, Tony Liu, Chin Shan, Malalene, Li Hua Sze.
Fist of fury: Bruce Lee, Miao Ker Hsiu, Maria Yi, James Tien, Han Ying-Chieh, Huang Chung-Hsin, Wei Ping-Ao, Tien Feng, Chin Shan, Tony Liu, Feng Yi, Lee Quin, Lo Wei, Chen Fu Ching, Lee Ying-Chi, Jun Katsumura, Riki Hashimoto, Law Mei, Jun Gar, Robert Baker.
The way of the dragon: Bruce Lee, Nora Miao, Wei Ping Ao, Huang Chung Hsin, Tony Liu, Unicorn Chan, Chuck Norris, Malisa Longo, Robert Wall, Whang Ing Sik, Chen Fu Ching, Chin Ti, Wu Ngan.
Enter the dragon: Bruce Lee, John Saxon, Ahna Capri, Shih Kien, Bob Wall, Angela Mao Ying, Betty Chung, Geoffrey Weeks, Yang Sze, Peter Archer, Jim Kelly.
Game of the death: Bruce Lee, Gig Young, Dean Jagger, Colleen Camp, Hugh O'Brian, Mel Novak, Roy Chiao, Bob Wall, Danny Inosanto, Chuck Norris, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar.
Credits The big boss: Cinematography, Chen Ching Chu ; film editor, Sung Ming ; music, Wang Fu Ling ; music for European release, Peter Thomas ; art director, Chien Hsin ; fighting instructor, Han Ying Chieh.
Fist of fury: Cinematography, Chen Ching Chu ; editor, Chang Yao Chung ; music, Ku Chia Hui ; costumes, Chu Sheng-Shi ; production designer, Lo Wei ; fighting instructor, Han Ying Chieh.
The way of the dragon: Cinematography, Ho Lan Shan ; film editor, Chang Yao Chung ; music, Joseph Koo ; sets, Chien Hsin ; action instructors, Bruce Lee, Unicorn Chan.
Enter the dragon: Director of photography, Gilbert Hubbs ; film editors, Kurt Hirschler, George Watters ; music, Lalo Schifrin ; fighting sequences staged by Bruce Lee.
Game of the death: Director of photography, Godfrey A. Godar ; film editor, Alan Pattillo ; music, John Barry.
Note Originally released as motion pictures 1971-1978.
Wide screen (2.35:1).
Audience MPAA rating: R (all films).
Summary The big boss: A young man sworn to an oath of non-violence works with his cousins in an ice factory where they mysteriously begin to disappear.
Fist of fury: Chen Zhen, a student of Huo Yuanjia, fights to defend the honor of the Chinese in the face of foreign aggression, and to bring to justice those responsible for his master's death.
The way of the dragon: A man visits his relatives at their restaurant in Italy and has to help them defend against brutal gangsters harassing them.
Enter the dragon: A martial artist agrees to spy on a reclusive crime lord using his invitation to a tournament there as cover.
Game of the death: A martial arts movie star must fake his death to find the people who are trying to kill him.
Contents Disc 1. The big boss / a Golden Harvest presentation ; producer, Raymond Chow ; screenplay and directed by Lo Wei (1971, 100 min.).
Disc 2. Fist of fury / a Golden Harvest presentation ; screenplay, Lo Wei ; producer, Raymond Chow ; directed by Lo Wei (1972, 107 min.).
Disc 3. The way of the dragon / a Golden Harvest presentation ; screenplay, Bruce Lee ; produced by Raymond Chow ; directed by Bruce Lee (1972, 99 min.).
Disc 4. Enter the dragon / Warner Bros. presents ; a Warner Bros. Inc.-Concord Productions Inc. production ; written by Michael Allin ; produced by Fred Weintraub & Paul Heller in association with Raymond Chow ; directed by Robert Clouse (1973, 99 min.).
Disc 5. Game of death / a Golden Harvest presentation ; written by Jan Spears ; produced by Raymond Chow ; directed by Robert Clouse (1978, 101 min.).
Disc 6. Supplements: Game of death II (1981, 96 min.) -- Bruce Lee: the man and the legend (1973, 85 min.).
Disc 7. Supplements: Enter the dragon (special edition, 102 min.) -- Risk and reward (new interview with producer Andre Morgan about Golden Harvest, the company behind Hong Kong's top martial-arts stars, including Lee) -- Bruceploitation (new interview with author Grady Hendrix about the "Bruceploitatin" subgenre that followed Lee's death, and a selection of Bruceploitation trailers) -- Match the lips (new program about English-language dubbing, featuring performers Michael Kaye (the English-speaking voice of Lee's Chen Zhen in Fist of fury) and Vaughan Savidge) -- The grandmaster & the dragon.
Note Special features (The big boss): alternate track with music by Peter Thomas; audio commentary by Bruce Lee expert Brandon Bentley; audio commentary with Hong Kong-film expert Mike Leeder; On The big boss, new interview with Lee biographer Matthew Polly; alternate footage; Bruce Lee: the early years; Bruce Lee vs. Peter Thomas; trailers and TV spot.
Special features (Fist of fury): audio commentary with Hong Kong-film expert Mike Leeder; On Fist of fury, new interview with Lee biographer Matthew Polly; alternate opening credits; The first lady; Blade of fury; Master of Bushido; interview with Yuen Wah; trailers.
Special features (The way of the dragon): audio commentary with Hong Kong-film expert Mike Leeder; On The way of the dragon, new interview with Lee biographer Matthew Polly; alternate opening credits; Legacy of the dragon; Bruce Lee remembered; Kung fu?; trailers and radio spot.
Special features (Enter the dragon): On Enter the dragon, new interview with Lee biographer Matthew Polly; Blood and steel; Bruce Lee: in his own words (1998, 20 min.); interviews with Linda Lee Cadwell & Tung Wai; promotional material.
Special features (Game of death): audio commentary with Hong Kong-film expert Mike Leeder; On Game of death, new interview with Lee biographer Matthew Polly; Game of death redux, a new presentation of Lee's original Game of death footage, produced by Alan Canvan; alternate footage; Game of death revisited; trailers.
Special features: 4K digital restorations of The big boss, Fist of fury, The way of the dragon, and Game of death, with uncompressed original monaural soundtracks; New 2K digital restoration of the rarely seen 99-minute 1973 theatrical version of Enter the Dragon, with uncompressed original monaural soundtrack; New 2K digital restoration of the 102-minute "special edition" version of Enter the dragon, with alternative 5.1 surround DTS-HD Master Audio soundtrack; Alternate soundtracks for the films, including original English-dubbed tracks; audio commentary on the special edition version of Enter the dragon by producer Paul Heller.
Accompanying booklet includes essay "Water and vessel: the kung-fu movies of Bruce Lee" by Jeff Chang.
Awards National Film Registry, 2004 (Enter the dragon).
Subject Lee, Bruce, 1940-1973.
Martial arts -- Drama.
Opium trade -- Drama.
Revenge -- Drama.
Organized crime -- Drama.
Hand-to-hand fighting, Oriental -- Drama.
Martial artists -- Biography.
Hong Kong (China) -- Drama.
Lee, Bruce, 1940-1973. (OCoLC)fst00037967
Hand-to-hand fighting, Oriental. (OCoLC)fst00950913
Martial artists. (OCoLC)fst01010818
Martial arts. (OCoLC)fst01010821
Opium trade. (OCoLC)fst01046574
Organized crime. (OCoLC)fst01047884
Revenge. (OCoLC)fst01096476
China -- Hong Kong. (OCoLC)fst01260796
Genre/Form Action and adventure films. (OCoLC)fst01710568
Biographies. (OCoLC)fst01919896
Drama. (OCoLC)fst01423879
Feature films. (OCoLC)fst01710384
Martial arts films. (OCoLC)fst01710575
Martial arts films.
Action and adventure films.
Feature films.
Added Author Lee, Bruce, 1940-1973, film director, screenwriter, action director, actor.
Luo, Wei, 1918-1996, film director, screenwriter, production designer, actor.
Clouse, Robert, film director.
Allin, Michael, 1944- screenwriter.
Chow, Raymond, 1927-2018, film producer.
Weintraub, Fred, film producer.
Heller, Paul M., 1927- film producer.
Yi, Yi, 1953- actor.
Tien, James, 1942- actor.
Miao, Kexiu, 1952- actor.
Li, Kun, 1930-2008, actor.
Han, Ying-Chieh, 1927-1991, actor, action director.
Liu, Yong, 1952- actor.
Chin, Shan (Actor), actor.
Bautista, Marilyn, 1952- actor.
Li, Hua-Sze, actor.
Huang, Chung-Hsin, 1920-1976, actor.
Wei, Ping'ao, 1929-1989, actor.
Tien, Feng, 1928-2015, actor.
Feng, Yi (Actor), actor.
Chen, Fu Ching, actor.
Li, Ying-Chi, actor.
Katsumura, Jun, actor.
Hashimoto, Chikara, 1933-2017, actor.
Law, Mei, actor.
Jun, Gar, actor.
Baker, Robert, 1940-1993, actor.
Chan, Unicorn, 1946-1987, actor, action director.
Norris, Chuck, 1940- actor.
Longo, Malisa, actor.
Wall, Bob, 1939- actor.
Whang, Ing-Sik, 1940- actor.
Chin, Ti, actor.
Wu, Ngan, actor.
Saxon, John, 1935-2020, actor.
Capri, Anna, 1944-2010, actor.
Kien, Shih, 1913-2009, actor.
Mao, Angela, 1950- actor.
Chung, Betty, actor.
Weeks, Geoffrey, 1922-1974, actor.
Yeung, Bolo, 1946- actor.
Archer, Peter, 1943-2000, actor.
Kelly, Jim, 1946-2013, actor.
Young, Gig, 1913-1978, actor.
Jagger, Dean, 1903-1991, actor.
Camp, Colleen, 1953- actor.
O'Brian, Hugh, actor.
Novak, Mel, 1942- actor.
Qiao, Hong, 1927-1999, actor.
Inosanto, Dan, 1936- actor.
Abdul-Jabbar, Kareem, 1947- actor.
Chen, Ching-Chu, 1944- director of photography.
Nishimoto, Tadashi, 1921-1997, director of photography.
Hubbs, Gil, director of photography.
Godar, Godfrey A., 1924-2007, director of photography.
Sung, Ming (Film editor), editor of moving image work.
Zhang, Yaozong, 1945- editor of moving image work.
Hirschler, Kurt, 1931-1986, editor of moving image work.
Watters, George, editor of moving image work.
Pattillo, Alan, 1929-2020, editor of moving image work.
Wang, Fuling, 1925-1989, composer (expression)
Thomas, Peter, 1925-2020, composer (expression)
Gu, Jiahui, composer (expression)
Schifrin, Lalo, composer (expression)
Barry, John, 1933-2011, composer (expression)
Chu, Sheng-Hsi, costume designer.
Chien, Hsin, art director.
Bentley, Brandon, commentator.
Leeder, Mike, commentator.
Golden Harvest (Firm), production company.
Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- ), presenter, production company.
Concord Productions, production company.
Criterion Collection (Firm), publisher.
Added Title Container of (work): Tang shan da xiong (Motion picture)
Container of (work): Jing wu men (Motion picture)
Container of (work): Way of the dragon (Motion picture)
Container of (work): Enter the dragon (Motion picture)
Container of (work): Game of death (Motion picture : 1978)
ISBN 9781681437293
Standard No. 715515247214
Music No. CC3157BD Criterion Collection
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