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Season 1, Episode 3 Shaolin Ulysses: Kungfu Monks in America

First Aired: April 1, 2008

"Shaolin Ulysses: Kungfu Monks in America" profiles five Zen Buddhist monks who immigrated to New York City, Houston and Las Vegas. One opens a Buddhist temple and kung fu school in Queens; another, living in Brooklyn, marries an American; two more teach kung fu to aspiring Olympians and police officers in Houston; and another settles in Las Vegas. Beau Bridges narrates.

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  • Premiered: March 18, 2008
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: Independently produced documentaries from around the world are presented. (more)

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