Bruce Lee in Return of the Dragon (also called Way of the Dragon), the film released a year after his death. Critic Roger Ebert called it “magnificently silly”.

‘New Yellow Peril’ and ‘the Fred Astaire of martial arts’: Bruce Lee film reviews from American newspapers

Critics keen to make an Asian actor relatable likened Lee to Hollywood stars from Astaire to Burt Lancaster, James Cagney and Douglas Fairbanks, but were dismissive of his films, sometimes in terms readers would find crass today

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Bruce Lee in Return of the Dragon (also called Way of the Dragon), the film released a year after his death. Critic Roger Ebert called it “magnificently silly”.
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