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The Karate Kid

PG| 2 hr. 20 min.

Plot Summary
When his mother's career results in a move to China, 12-year-old Dre Parker (Jaden Smith) finds that he is a stranger in a strange land. Though he knows a little karate, his fighting skills are no match for Cheng, the school bully. Dre finds a friend in Mr. Han (Jackie Chan), a maintenance man who is also a martial-arts master. Mr. Han teaches Dre all about kung fu in the hope that Dre will be able to face down Cheng and perhaps win the heart of a pretty classmate named Mei Ying.

Cast: Jaden Smith , Jackie Chan , Taraji P. Henson , Wenwen Han , Rongguang Yu , Zhensu Wu , Zhiheng Wang , Jared Minns

Director: Harald Zwart

Genres: Drama, Martial arts

Distributor: Sony Pictures Entertainment

The Karate Kid (2010)

Release Date: June 11th, 2010|2 hr. 20 min.

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  • January 23, 2012 fo00000000110301
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    jaden you will soon b a great actor like your daddy i was most impressed with your proforance never give up!!!!!

  • August 24, 2011 movieman928
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    Almost every scene of this movie was similar to the original. The original was triumphant. This was like watching a toddler kicking its baby brother. Face it, you can\'t replace the original. I think FAME taught us that!!!

  • June 20, 2011 Dry Master
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    Great acting,wonderful directing.And great Jackie Chan drama!

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