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Aired Saturday August 6, 12:45pm - 3:10pmon Film4

The Karate Kid (1984)

Drama / Children / Martial arts

A new kid at a school makes the mistake of dating the ex-girlfriend of the school bully, whose gang then make his life a misery. He then bumps into a handyman who also happens to be a karate master. The handyman teaches him martial arts and he eventually meets up with his tormentors at a tournament, but will they fight fair?

Cast and crew
  • John AvildsenDirector
  • Ralph MacchioDaniel LaRusso
  • Pat MoritaMr. Kesuke Miyagi
  • Elisabeth ShueAli Mills
  • Randee HellerLucille Larusso
  • Martin KoveJohn Kreese
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