99 mins – Hong Kong 1971 – Subtitles – Lo Wei
Starring: Bruce Lee, Maria Yi and James Tien
The legendary Bruce Lee in an action classic that shows off all the fighting talents of the master of martial arts.
Lee plays a young man who comes to Bangkok to work in an ice factory, but soon discovers the sinister facts behind the respectable facade of his chosen workplace. Inevitably, he is drawn further and further into the web of evil he has exposed. And it’s not long before he finds himself fighting not only for justice, but for his life.
A selection of vintage original trailers for other martial arts classics will precede this screening.
Bruce Lee Season
This year marks the 50th anniversary of the death of Bruce Lee, the world’s first international martial arts superstar. Thanks to Arrow Films, Triskel Christchurch will present the three pictures that Lee made with Golden Harvest before his passing. Each one has been digitally remastered and will be presented completely uncensored. A selection of vintage original trailers for other martial arts classics will precede each screening.
|Thurs 8 June