The True Story of Bruce Lee’s Mentor


For the first time, witness the early years of the revolutionary grandmaster who trained martial arts superstar and cultural icon, Bruce Lee.

Packed with Kung Fu combat and thick with drama, The Legend is Born follows Ip Man as he grows from a promising young pupil into an unstoppable force. When political corruption threatens his temple, his friends and his honor, Man singlehandedly challenges a swarm of shinobi in an ultimate showdown.

Featuring a blind–folded battle between film stars Sammo Hung and Yuen Biao, and an appearance by Ip Man’s real son, this high–impact masterpiece undoubtedly “deserves to be seen by all Martial arts fans.” (flash–bang–movie–

  • Nominated for a 2011 Hong Kong Film Award in the category of Best New Performer (Yu–Hang To)

  • Features an appearance by Ip Chun, Ip Man’s real life son (plays character Leung Bik)

  • Features a fight between martial arts legends Sammo Hung and Yuen Biao