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'The Karate Kid' Cast: Where Are They Now? (PHOTOS)

Posted by
Gary Susman on June 21, 2014

Sorry, Jaden Smith, but to a generation of moviegoers, the Karate Kid will always be Daniel-san, a.k.a. Ralph Macchio, the star of the original "Karate Kid." Released 30 years ago this week (on June...

The Villain From the Original 'Karate Kid' Dressed as Himself for Halloween (PHOTO)

Posted by
Katie Roberts on October 29, 2013

@williamzabka's Instagram William Zabka, who played villain Johnny Lawrence in the original "Karate Kid," is a good sport, having recently played (and poked fun at) himself on several episodes of CB...

Top 10 Most Courageous Moments in Family Films

Posted by
The Moviefone Mama on September 20, 2010

Courage is sometimes obvious and other times less blatant than, for example, laying down your life so that others may live or heroically fighting off an enemy. In the course of family films, braver...

Original Cobra Kai Member Ron Thomas Looks Back on 'The Karate Kid'

Posted by
Jason Newman on June 15, 2010

It's not that people of a certain age needed a 'Karate Kid' series reboot to remind themselves of the franchise. "Wax on, wax off," "Get him a bodybag" and the fictional, if effective, Crane Kick are ...

'The Karate Kid' (1984) Best Movie Quotes

Posted by
Randy Perkins on June 10, 2010

'The Karate Kid' was a classic underdog story released in 1984, which followed the story of teenager Daniel Larusso (Ralph Macchio) as he tried to fight back against bullies from the Cobra Kai karate ...

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  • The Karate Kid Part II (1986)

  • The Karate Kid Part III (1989)

  • Akeelah and the Bee (2006)

  • Hoosiers (1986)

  • The Next Karate Kid (1994)

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