Altitude are bringing the Bruce Lee biopic ‘Birth of the Dragon’ to UK cinemas from February 23, 2018.
Loosely inspired by true events, the film puts a fictional spin on the infamous fight between a young Bruce Lee and martial arts master Wong Jack Man in 1960s San Francisco. The cast includes Philip Ng, Xia Yu, Jin Xing, Billy Magnussen, and Qu Jingjing.
Synopsis: In the world of martial arts, there is one man above all: Bruce Lee. San Francisco, 1965. Young, hungry and looking for an opportunity to make a name for himself, Lee (Philip Ng) challengeslegendary Shaolin monk and kung fu master, Wong Jack Man (Xia Yu), to a fight when he hears that he’s crossing the Pacific to observe the state of kung fu in America. Their legendary fight would change the history of martial arts forever.