The Karate Kid Poster

Release Date: June 11th, 2010

DVD Release Date: October 5th, 2010

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, Yu Rong-Guang, Zhensu Wu, Zhiheng Wang, Jared Minns

Director: Harald Zwart

Genres: Family, Martial arts, Drama

Production Co: Overbrook Entertainment, China Film Group Corp., Jerry Weintraub Productions

Distributors: Sony Pictures Entertainment

Keywords: Inspiring, Rivalry, Underdog, 2010s, Love, Mother, Son, Transformation, Engaging, Endearing

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