Chinese Hercules and The Black Dragon playing @ The New Beverly LA May 5

If you’re in LA, you have a chance to see 2 vintage kung fu movies on the big screen at The New Beverly, both having NOTHING to do with Bruce Lee.  Though they do like to mention him!  Coming May 5th.

Chinese Hercules (1979)

Starring Bolo Yeung (kinda, not really) / directed by Tak Choy

Though it headlines the impressively large villain of ENTER THE DRAGON and BLOODSPORT fame, he really is a supporting character.

The Black Dragon (1975)

starring Ron Van Clief / directed by Chin-Ku Lu

Remember when Bruce Lee was MURDERED back in 1973 by an underground crime syndicate (citation needed)?  Well, Ron Van Clief, aka the Black Dragon, was hired to solve the mystery!  Starring 5-time world karate champion Ron Van Clief.

New Beverly Cinema

7165 Beverly Blvd, Los Angeles, CA

323.938.4038

Know of any kung-fu movie screenings and/or events in LA?  Please twitter me @legendaryweapons or comment below!  I have only just started trying to showcase all events here.

Posted on April 30, 2015 in Kung Fu LA, Kung Fu Theatre

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Aaron Andersen is the creative director of Legendary Weapons of LA. He's a designer, animator and avid fan of kung fu cinema.

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