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Jim Kelly, star of Black Belt Jones and Enter the Dragon, Dies at 67
Posted on 07.01.13 by David @ 12:19 pm

Jim KellyFirst Liu Chia-Liang and now Jim Kelly - it has not been a good work for the martial arts genre. Starting with his breakout role in Enter the Dragon, Kelly had a way of standing out even among the dreck, and made the most of his imposing physical presence and easygoing charm in his solo series Black Belt Jones. He was a ’70s icon and represented a type of film career that just doesn’t seem to exist anymore.


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  1. MY TRIBUTE TO KUNG FU MASTER his movies are fantastic will miss JIM KELLY
    a lot,, great and unorthodox but effective actor
    words taken form ENTER THE DRAGON WHEN HE MEETS HANS THE BAD ASS IN FILM AN AMAZING MAN RIP JIM
    YOU GAVE LOADS OF FANS GREAT ENTERTAINMENT OVER THE YEARS WE WILL MISS YOU GLAD TO HAVE YOUR MOVIES IN MY COLLECTION LOVE EM ALL A FAN FROM SCOTLAND

    Comment by John Adams — April 30, 2014 @ 5:25 pm


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