The Legend is Born: Ip Man in U.S. Theaters Starting This Weekend

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We’ve partnered with ELEVEN ARTS to bring the feature length follow-up film to the popular Kung Fu action film “IP MAN” series,THE LEGEND IS BORN – IP MAN, to the big screen in theaters across the U.S. starting this weekend in Seattle, WA.


The semi-biographical film is based on the early life events of Wing Chun master Yip Man, famous for mentoring Bruce Lee, and is helmed by director Herman Yau and stars Dennis To in the title role.


THE LEGEND IS BORN – IP MAN also features a fight between martial arts legends Sammo Hung and Yuen Biao and an appearance by 86-year-old Ip Chun, Ip Man’s real life son, as one of the wing chun master’s mentors. Ip Chun also acted as an advisor to the film.


To learn more about the film, visit and you can go to to like the film and get the most up-to-date screening information.


Date(from) Term State Area Theater Address
9/17, 9/18
& 9/24, 9/25
4 days WA Seattle Grand Illusion Cinema 1403 NE 50th St., Seattle, WA 98105
9/19 4 days PA Pittsburgh Harris Theater 809 Liberty Avenue Pittsburgh, PA 15222
9/29 & 10/4 2 days CA Anaheim UltraLuxe Anaheim 14 321 W. Katella Avenue Anaheim, CA 92802
9/29 & 10/4 2 days CA Oceanside UltraStar Cinemas Mission Market 13 431 College Blvd Oceanside, CA 92057
9/29 & 10/4 2 days CA Riverside Ultra Star University Village 10 1201 A University Ave Riverside, CA 92507
9/29 & 10/4 2 days CA San Diego UltraStar Mission Valley Cinemas 7510 Hazard Center Drive #100 San Diego, CA 92108
9/29 & 10/4 2 days AZ Scotsdale UltraLuxe Scottsdale Pavilions 9090 East Indian Bend Road Scottsdale, AZ 85250
9/29 & 10/4 2 days AZ Surprise UltraStar Surprise Pointe 14 13649 North Litchfield Rd. Surprise, AZ 85374
9/30 1 week IN Indianapolis Georgetown 14 Cinemas 3898 Lafayette Rd., Indianapolis, IN 46254
9/30, 10/1 &
10/7, 10/8
4 days IL Chicago Music Box 3733 N. Southport Ave. Chicago, IL 60613
10/7 1 week HI Honolulu Regal Dole Cannery Stadium 18 & IMAX 735 B Iwilei Rd. Honolulu, HI 96817
10/22 1 day TX Houston Alamo West Oaks West Oaks Mall #429, Houston, TX 77082
10/28 1 week CA San Francisco 4 Star Theatre 2200 Clement St. @ 23rd Ave. San Francisco, CA 94121

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