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Film A Week Podcast Episode 48: "Lean On Me"

“Do whatever you have to to transform and transmogrify this school into a special place where the hearts and souls and minds of the young can rise.” 132 more words

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The Karate Kid Part III (1989, John G Avildsen)

Spoiler warning: these reviews reveal plot twists.

Daniel LaRusso’s former nemesis John Kreese enlists a powerful friend to help get revenge…

Cast and story:
* As with… 762 more words

5/10

The Karate Kid Part II (1986, John G Avildsen)

Spoiler warning: these reviews reveal plot twists.

When Mr Miyagi hears that his father is dying, he returns home to Okinawa. His young friend Daniel comes with him, but both are soon the targets of bullies… 646 more words

6/10

The Karate Kid (1984, John G Avildsen)

Spoiler warning: these reviews reveal plot twists.

A teenage boy moves to LA but is persecuted by some local bullies. So with the help of a mentor figure, he learns karate to defend himself… 791 more words

9/10

John G. Avildsen's 'The Karate Kid' is Still the Infinite Crowd Pleaser

I wanted to write about “The Karate Kid” because it’s one of those movies which stays with me to where I know every piece of dialogue in it. 1,188 more words

A Trio of Tributes...In Case You Missed It

Over the past week, Hollywood lost a legendary filmmaker, a beloved character actor, and a former baby actor from a major 80’s sequel. In a very special… 922 more words

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