Media about Bruce Lee

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Martial artist and actor Bruce Lee has been subject to extensive media coverage:

Biographical films[edit]

Books authored[edit]

Books about Bruce Lee, Jeet Kune Do or both[edit]

  • Bruce Lee: The Man Only I Knew – written by his widow Linda Lee Cadwell. This book served as the basis for the movie about his life, Dragon: The Bruce Lee Story.
  • Bruce Lee: Words of the Dragon : Interviews 1958-1973 – written by John Little
  • Bruce Lee: The Art of Expressing the Human Body – written by John Little
  • The Dragon and the Tiger: The Birth of Bruce Lee's Jeet Kune Do, the Oakland Years. by Sid Campbell
  • Bruce Lee Between Wing Chun and JKD – written by Jesse Glover
  • Bruce Lee: Dynamic Becoming – a book about Bruce Lee's philosophy
  • Bruce Lee: Fighting Spirit – a biography by Bruce Thomas
  • Striking Thoughts – thoughts and quotes of Bruce Lee
  • The Tao of Jeet Kune Do – a book assembled posthumously that expresses Bruce Lee's notes on martial arts and philosophy.
  • "On the Warrior's Path" by Daniele Bolelli (2003). The longest chapter of this book about martial arts philosophy is on Bruce Lee's philosophical legacy.
  • Unsettled Matters: The Life & Death of Bruce Lee, Tom Bleecker (former husband of Lee widow Linda Lee Cadwell). 1996, Gilderoy Publications, ISBN 0-9653132-0-4
  • Be Water, My Friend: The Early Years of Bruce Lee – a picture book for children, written by Ken Mochizuki and illustrated by Dom Lee, featuring an account of Bruce Lee's childhood and early manhood, which the author says is basically factual.[5]
  • King Dragon: The World of Bruce Lee – written by Norman Borine

Bruce Lee documentaries[edit]

  • Bruce Lee Lives (2011)
  • How Bruce Lee Changed the World (2009)
  • The Intercepting Fist (2001)
  • The Unbeatable Bruce Lee (2001)
  • Bruce Lee: A Warrior's Journey (2000)
  • Bruce Lee: The Path of the Dragon (1998)
  • The Immortal Dragon (A&E) (1996)
  • Curse of the Dragon (1993)
  • Death by Misadventure (1993)
  • Martial Arts Master (1993)
  • Bruce Lee, the Legend (1977)
  • Bruce Lee: The Man and the Legend aka Life and Legend of Bruce Lee (1973)

Other media[edit]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Report: Hong Kong director plans Bruce Lee biopic". International Herald Tribune. 2007-08-22. Retrieved 2008-05-30. 
  2. ^ "Stanley Kwan talks Bruce Lee film". Film Stalker. Retrieved 2008-05-30. 
  3. ^ New Bruce Lee film premieres in Hong Kong
  4. ^ [1]
  5. ^ Mochizuki, Ken; Illustrated by Dom Lee (2006). Be Water, My Friend: The Early Years of Bruce Lee. New York: Lee & Low Books. pp. Author's Note. ISBN 1-58430-265-8.