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* {{Expy}}: Steve [=McKee=] is this of Creator/SteveMcQueenActor.

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* {{Expy}}: Steve [=McKee=] is this of Creator/SteveMcQueenActor.[[Creator/SteveMcQueenActor Steve McQueen]].

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* EnemyMine: Following their match, Bruce Lee and Wong Jack Man team up to rescue Steve's girlfriend from Chinatown gangsters.

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* {{Expy}}: Steve [=McKee=] is this of Creator/SteveMcQueen.

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* {{Expy}}: Steve [=McKee=] is this of Creator/SteveMcQueen.Creator/SteveMcQueenActor.


* Expy: Steve [=McKee=] is this of Creator/SteveMcQueen.

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* Expy: {{Expy}}: Steve [=McKee=] is this of Creator/SteveMcQueen.

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* Expy: Steve [=McKee=] is this of Creator/SteveMcQueen.


* VeryLooselyBasedOnATrueStory: Set during the duel between Lee and Wong Jack Man, with the story being exaggerated and adding fictional characters to the story.

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* VeryLooselyBasedOnATrueStory: Set during the duel between Lee and Wong Jack Man, with the story being exaggerated and adding fictional characters to the story.story.
* WhiteMaleLead: The movie was advertised as a Bruce Lee biopic, but turned out to focus more on his white friend who didn't even exist in real life.

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A 2016 American martial arts movie directed by Creator/GeorgeNolfi that is a fictional account of a supposedly true story that involves Creator/BruceLee's (Creator/PhilipWangLungNg) challenging UsefulNotes/WongJackMan (Creator/XiaYu) in a duel over who is a better martial artist.

The film also stars Creator/JinXing, Creator/BillyMagnussen, and Creator/RonYuan.

It was released on September 13, 2016.

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* HistoricalDomainCharacter:
** Creator/BruceLee, a martial arts teacher and budding actor.
** UsefulNotes/WongJackMan, an old kung fu master who challenges Lee on his fighting style.
* PeriodPiece: Set in 1965 San Francisco.
* VeryLooselyBasedOnATrueStory: Set during the duel between Lee and Wong Jack Man, with the story being exaggerated and adding fictional characters to the story.

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