The Clones Cast - Bruceploitation Podcast
The Gold Connection (1979)
Season 2, Ep. 2
The Gold Connection, also known as Iron Dragon Strikes Back is a 1979 Bruceploitation film starring Bruce Li and Phillip Ko. We had mad wigs, brutal battles, air-compressed buttholes, flaming girlfriends, and more!
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The Tattoo Connection (1978)55:42Matthew and Michael discuss "The Tattoo Connection" Starring Jim Kelly.Synopsis:An American insurance investigator goes to Hong Kong to retrieve a famous diamond stolen by a local criminal organization. Starring Jim Kelly, Bolo, Tan Tao-liang.
Bruce and the Iron Finger (1979)01:03:11Bruce and the Iron Finger (1979)Directed by To Man-BoStarring: Bruce Li aka Ho Chung Tao, Ku FengTough cop Bruce Li arrives back in town in time to investigate a series of odd murders. Victims have two pierce marks on their necks. The killer is an expert in the Iron Finger strike. The fights are fantastic with the two Bruces and Ku Feng going at it and all are excellent.
The Image of Bruce Lee (1978)01:20:52Matthew and Michael discuss "Image of Bruce Lee" Starring Bruce Li.Synopsis:A band of counterfeiters wants to make Hong Kong their new territory. The disgraced leader of the Special Squad will have to team-up with a group of Hong Kong police officers in an attempt to stop the dirty business of crime lord Han Tin Lung, but Han's problem not only is the interference of the Police force, his Japanese ally Kimura is not happy with his 'cut' in the counterfeit deal and will try to put Donna (a relative of Han) on his side a make Han's business his own property. Both policemen and criminals are highly trained Martial Arts fighters and they will have the chance to prove who has the best Kung Fu techniques.
3. Golden Dragon, Silver Snake (1979)01:30:24Golden Dragon, Silver Snake is a 1979 Hong Kong martial arts film directed by Godfrey Ho, starring Dragon Lee. Check out Michael Worth and Matthew Whitaker's take on it.
1. Lama Avenger (1979)51:43Welcome (back) to the Clones Cast. We have gone audio, and video, so make sure you take a look: https://www.youtube.com/c/TheClonesCast This episode we have the badass "Lama Avenger". Bruce Li, Mike, and the toothless wonder Choi beat up Llamas, I guess. Oh, and there are briefcases.Matthew watched the Amazon Prime version.Michael watched his private copy.
41. Ninja Strikes Back (1982)01:30:54Ninja Strikes Back is light on ninjas, but has Bruce Le, Odd Job, and Hwang Jang Lee. And people getting punched in the face! A brief look into John Saxon's experience with Bruce. Have a listen!
Important Update - Season Finale Poll07:49Important Update - Season Finale Poll - Listen in for Michael's list of movie choices for our season ender.