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The Karate Kid (1984)

PG 06/22/1984 (US) ActionFamilyDrama 2h 6m

Only the 'Old One' could teach him the secrets of the masters.


Daniel, a fatherless teenager, arrives in Los Angeles and becomes the object of bullying by a gang of karate students when he strikes up a relationship with Ali, the gang leader’s ex-girlfriend, so Daniel asks Miyagi, a master of martial arts, to help him learn karate.

  1. John G. Avildsen


  2. Robert Mark Kamen


Top Billed Cast

  1. Ralph Macchio

    Ralph Macchio

    Daniel LaRusso

  2. Pat Morita

    Pat Morita

    Mr. Miyagi

  3. Elisabeth Shue

    Elisabeth Shue

    Ali Mills

  4. Martin Kove

    Martin Kove

    John Kreese

  5. Randee Heller

    Randee Heller

    Lucille LaRusso

  6. William Zabka

    William Zabka

    Johnny Lawrence

  7. Ron Thomas

    Ron Thomas

    Bobby Brown

  8. Rob Garrison

    Rob Garrison


  9. Chad McQueen

    Chad McQueen


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The Karate Kid
The Karate Kid

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget $8,000,000.00

Revenue $130,442,786.00


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