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The Karate Kid / Columbia Pictures ; written by Robert Mark Kamen ; produced by Jerry Weintraub ; directed by John G. Avildsen.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 140497380X
  • ISBN: 9781404973800
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (127 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Special ed.
  • Publisher: Culver City, CA : Columbia Pictures, 2005.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 1984.
Special features include: Commentary with director John Avildsen, writer Robert Mark Kamen and actors Ralph Macchio and Pat Morita; "The way of the Karate Kid" multi-part making-of featurette; "Beyond the form" featurette; East meets West : a composer's notebook; "Life of Bonsai" featurette.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, James Crabe ; editors, Bud Smith, Walt Mulcononey, and John G. Avildsen ; music, Bill Conti ; costume designer, Richard Bruno, Aida Swenson ; production designer, William J. Cassidy.
Participant or Performer Note:
Ralph Macchio, Noriyuki "Pat" Morita, Elisabeth Shue.
Summary, etc.:
Daniel, a fatherless teenager, arrives in Los Angeles from the East and faces the difficult task of making friends. He becomes the object of bullying by a gang of karate students when he strikes up a relationship with Ali, the gang leader's ex-girlfriend. Daniel asks Miyagi, a master of martial arts, to help him learn karate. Daniel then prepares himself both mentally and physically for the fight of his life.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG; for mild violence and some mild language.
System Details Note:
DVD; region 1; anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby digital surround; mastered in high definition.
Language Note:
Language tracks in English and French, with optional subtitles in English, French, Spanish, Chinese and Thai.
Subject: Karate > California > Los Angeles > Drama.
Karate > Training > Drama.
Genre: Martial arts films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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