The Karate Kid

FANS ALSO LIKE

The Karate Kid

The Karate Kid is a 1984 American martial arts romantic drama film directed by John G. Avildsen and written by Robert Mark Kamen, starring Ralph Macchio, who was 22 years old during principal photography, Noriyuki "Pat" Morita and Elisabeth Shue. It is an underdog story in the mold of a previous success, Avildsen's 1976 film Rocky. It was a commercial success upon release, and garnered favorable critical acclaim, earning Morita an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting ... more on Wikipedia

The Karate Kid IS LISTED ON

#136 of 1,647
4M VOTES The Most Rewatchable Movies People under 30 are 2x more likely to vote for this
#112 of 4,836
6.1M VOTES The Best Movies Of All Time People who voted for The Karate Kid on this list also upvote Denzel Washington on The Best Actors Working Today
#54 of 151
54k VOTES The Most Inspirational Sports Movies People on the West Coast are 2x more likely to vote for this
#37 of 257
98.6k VOTES The Best Movies for 10-Year-Old Kids People in the South are 2x more likely to vote for this
#14 of 294
516.8k VOTES The Best Teen Movies Of All Time Men are 2x more likely to vote for this
List of All Teen Movies Romance Movies and Films Famous Movies Filmed in Los Angeles Movies Directed By John G. Avildsen Famous Movies Filmed in California