Chen's fiancée, Yuan Li'er, finds him hiding near Huo's grave. Furious, Chen charges the line and makes a flying kick as gunshots sound. However, a few Jingwu students remain. Chen is deeply saddened and traumatised by the sudden demise of his teacher. Bruce does however begin with simple techniques in the earlier fight scenes, punching and kicking mostly as well as some Nunchaku but elevates the level of technical martial arts towards the end of the movie. Chen is the main character of Fist of Fury, played by the Bruce Lee. That same night, Chen barges into the dojo to take his revenge, killing the students' master, Petrov and Suzuki.
Meanwhile, the Japanese students and their master retaliate by attacking Jingwu School on the orders of Suzuki. After the guard allows a foreigner to bring her pet dog into the park, a Japanese man approaches Chen and tells him that if he behaves like a dog, he will be allowed to go in. Chen then proceeds to give these Japanese men a flogging before destroying the sign. After being calmed by his fellow Jing Wu students, he refrains from getting violent, only to pushed just a little more. This causes him more trouble, and the Japanese then want to get a hold of Chen Zhen and make an example of him, all the while trashing the Jing Wu school.
Chen defeats all of them, including the students' master. He then picks a fight, and simply wipes the floor with the entire school, in awesome Bruce Lee fashion punches, kicks, nunchaku, you get the idea. As he exits the school, Chen faces a line of armed soldiers and suited officials at the outer gate, all pointing their weapons at him as a firing squad. A Sikh guard refuses him entry, due to a posted sign that forbids dogs and Chinese in the park. Fist of Fury is the first movie to feature the iconic character Chen Zhen. The Racism in Fist of Fury When Bruce was in his prime, racism against the Chinese was a big issue he dealt with regularly.
Shortly after, a group of Japanese men enter the school, lead by their Chinese interpreter Wu. It then becomes a back and forth, racially charged war of Chen picking apart the Japanese group and killing off each of the main men, before facing off against the head of the clan, Suzuki. They share a passionate moment together briefly. After the fight, Chen breaks the sign. The guard blows his whistle to alert the police, meanwhile the citizens that watched the whole fight help Chen to get out of the park entrance quickly. Yuan, Fan Junxia the eldest student at Jingwu , and Fan Jiaqi are the only survivors.
Â Unlike his friends, he confronts it head on with his mastery of martial arts while investigating his teacher';s murder. Shortly thereafter, Chen goes to the Hongkou dojo alone to engage in a fight. The angry Suzuki sends his men to Jingwu School to kill everyone inside. Chen returns and realises that he has caused big trouble. Cookie information is stored in your browser and performs functions such as recognising you when you return to our website and helping our team to understand which sections of the website you find most interesting and useful.
At the same time, Suzuki forces the local police inspector, Inspector Lo, to arrest Chen but he eludes them. Then the Japanese students, along with Wu, leave. Chen beats up the man and his friends in anger. Chen returns to Jingwu School and finds everyone from Jingwu School and the Hongkou dojo dead. All them paying a great tribute to the character and Bruce Lee himself. However, tragic news awaits him: his master Huo Yuanjia has died, apparently from illness. .
Later, Chen takes a stroll to a park. Inspector Lo arrives at Jingwu to arrest Chen, who agrees to surrender himself to Lo to protect his master's legacy. Feng cowers behind a wall, unsuccessfully sneak attacks Chen, and is killed by Chen. Chen returns home at the beginning of this film to mourn the death of martial arts master Huo Yuanjia, founder of the Jing Wu school in Shanghai. That scene resonated deeply in the Chinese community during the initial screening of Fist of Fury, and made Bruce Lee not just famous, but a heroic icon of China, stating that you should be proud to be Chinese. During the funeral, people from a Japanese dojo in Hongkou District arrive to taunt the Jingwu students.
Movie Connections The character of Chen Zhen has since become somewhat of an icon, as he was destined to after being played by Bruce Lee. Chen hangs Tien and Feng's bodies from a lamp post. It is during the final fight scene that Chen begins to kill opponents with more realistic martial arts techniques, and includes a few different techniques like a collar bone strike in the dojo, and escaping the armbar that the Russian fighter Petrov puts on him among other techniques. Genre: , Stars: , , Director: Wei Lo Country: Rating: 7. Chen attacks the two spies and kills them using the Fist of Fury.
Needless to say, Chen nearly loses it. After causing severe damage, the Japanese students leave. This is an advertisement Bruce had a very clear message against racial oppression in this movie. Wu, following the Japanese students, warns Jingwu School to hand over Chen. For more information see our.