Illustration by Andrew Strawder
In late autumn of 1964, Wong Jack Man piled into a brown Pontiac Tempest with five other people as the sun set on San Francisco Bay. The group departed Chinatown and traveled east over the Bay Bridge to Bruce Lee’s new kung fu school on Broadway Avenue in Oakland. After weeks of back-and-forth messages and rising tensions, high noon had finally arrived.
Bruce Lee fans have a look at this promo trailer for Birth of the Dragon, which depicts the early years of martial artist.
The true story of the legendary 1960s fight between Shaolin Master Wong Jack Man and the young Bruce Lee.