Karate Bear Fighter
From The Grindhouse Cinema Database
Karate Bear Fighter (1977, Japan) is a Martial Arts film directed by Kazuhiko Yamaguchi. It follows Karate Bull Fighter and is followed by Karate For Life.
- Contents: Fun Facts
- Featured in: The Masutatsu Oyama Trilogy
- Featured on: IFC Grindhouse
- Released in 1977
- Running Time: 85 Min. (Australia)
- Distributed by Toei Films
- Directed by Kazuhiko Yamaguchi
- Starring Sonny Chiba, Eiji Go, Yutaka Nakajima
- Produced by Yutaka Nakajima, Shigeru Okada
- This movie is based on the true life story of a Korean fighter named Choi Bae-dal (who later changed his name to Masutatsu Oyama), the founder of Kyokushin Karate in Japan.