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The Mafia Boss from Bruce Lee’s Way of The Dragon has died

Jon Benn, who played “The Mafia Boss”, in Bruce Lee’s acclaimed 1972 movie The Way of the Dragon has died. Jon is the most famous ‘unknown’ in martial-arts movie history. After The Way of the Dragon, Benn had returned to his previous lifestyle, of wine, women, cigars and working as a successful restaurateur. Because of his connection to Bruce, he …

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World of Martial Arts Magazine Nov Dec 2018

World of Martial Arts Magazine Issue 2 Contributing Writers

The Contributors Athos Antoniades  A 9th Dan Black belt, and a Kenpo Taiji and Tai chi (Dim mak) instructor. He holds classes in Finchley, North London and is available for workshops. Visit www.martialarts-London.Co.uk for more information. Jonathan Barbary    Sifu Barbary is the disciple of Sifu Lao Wei Kei, current head of the Fatsan Pakmei and the first son of Grand …

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World of Martial Arts Magazine Issue 1 Sept/ Oct

World of Martial Arts Magazine Issue 1 Contributing Writers

The Contributors Neil AdamsNeil ia a 8th Dan Olympic Judo competitor and renowned Judo coach and commentator. Tim Becherer  Trained in JKD, Kali, FMA amongst others. He is a student of Guro Dan Inosanto and Larry Hartsell. Jonathan Bluestein  Shifu Jonathan Bluestein is a martial arts teacher and author hailing from Israel. He is a practitioner and teacher of Xing …

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45th Anniversary of Enter the Dragon celebrated on Record Store Day

Enter The Dragon On Record Store Day 2018 which took place on the 21st April 2018. A special limited Picture Disc soundtrack  was produced of the 1973 ultimate martial arts action film Enter the Dragon to celebrate its 45th Anniversary.  This was Bruce Lee’s final film appearance before his death on 20 July 1973 at age 32.  The film was …

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Bruce Lee Jeet Kune Do ‘Commentaries on the Martial Way’

​Review by Chris Kent ​A new version of the BRUCE LEE Jeet Kune Do/ Commentaries on the Martial Way book is ​on the shelves from Tuttle Publishing. This Jeet Kune Do book features Bruce Lee’s illustrative sketches, his remarkable notes and commentaries on the nature of combat and achieving success in life through the martial arts, as well as the importance …

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