PG certificateThe Big Boss is a Film programme that first aired in 1971 and has been classified a PG certificate.

The Big Boss is a 3 star programme

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The Big Boss (1971)

Directed by
Wei Lo

In this martial arts action adventure Bruce Lee stars as Chein, a new worker at an ice factory that is a front for a drug-smuggling operation.

Chein grows suspicious when some of his cousins who also worked at the factory disappear. When he shows his combat skills during a fight in the factory, the managers make him a foreman, promising him a meeting with the big boss, Hsiao Mi, Ying-Chieh Han. But when he discovers the factory's covert criminal operations, he decides to take the law into his own hands.

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Genre: Film

Running Time: 100 minutes (approx)

Production Year: 1971

3/5 Stars

Classification: PG Certificate

Production Country: Hong Kong

Filmed in Colour


Bruce Lee...Cheng Chao-an
Maria Yi...Chow Mei
James Tien...Hsiu Chien
Ying-Chieh Han...Hsiao Mi
Tony Liu...Hsiao Chiun
Kun Li...Ah Kun
Nora Miao...Drinkstand owner
San Chin...Hua Sze
Chao Chen...Foreman
Chia Ching Tu...Uncle
Tso Chen
Pei-Shan Chang...Cheng Chao-an
Lung Chan...Gatekeeper/Blue Shirt Henchman
Hui-yi Chen
Ching-Ying Lam...Ah Yen
Cheng Ying Tu