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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
8 months, 2 weeks ago
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 months, 2 weeks ago
The Ultimate Rabbit
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
9 months, 4 weeks ago
WORLD FILM GEEK
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
10 months ago
When We Know More
Rocky (dir. John G. Avildsen, 1976)
Provisional score: 9 to 9+ out of 10.
Let Us Tell You About That
It would be easy to say that John G. Avildsen directed a few classics in his career, including “Rocky” (1976) and “The Karate Kid” (1984) but that would be putting it too simply. 174 more words