United States: August 19 1973
Ranking: 1,978 out of 16,229 movies (up 1312)
Recruited by an intelligence agency, outstanding martial arts student Bruce Lee participates in a brutal karate tournament hosted by the evil Han.
Cast Enter the Dragon
Reviews Enter the Dragon
Trivia Enter the Dragon
Bruce Lee actually struck Jackie Chan in the face with one of his fighting sticks. He immediately apologized and insisted that Chan could work on all of his movies after that. Unfortunately, Lee died before he could keep his promise.
In 2004, this movie was deemed "culturally, historically, and aesthetically significant" in the United States and selected for preservation in the National Film Registry of the Library of Congress.
There was a problem finding actresses to play prostitutes, so real prostitutes were hired for this movie.