The Karate Kid Trailer & Clips


The Karate Kid full movie is released on Jun 22, 1984. Watch The Karate Kid online - the English Action movie from United States , which has achieved a worldwide gross of $91,119,319. The Karate Kid is directed by John G. Avildsen and created by Robert Mark Kamen with Ralph Macchio and Pat Morita. The Karate Kid is available online on fuboTV and AMC+ Amazon Channel.

Daniel and his mother move from New Jersey to California. She has a wonderful new job, but Daniel quickly discovers that a dark haired Italian boy with a Jersey accent doesn't fit into the blond surfer crowd. Daniel manages to talk his way out of some fights, but he is finally cornered by several who belong to the same karate school. As Daniel is passing out from the beating he sees Miyagi, the elderly gardener leaps into the fray and save him by outfighting half a dozen teenagers. Miyagi and Daniel soon find out the real motivator behind the boys' violent attitude in the form of their karate teacher. Miyagi promises to teach Daniel karate and arranges a fight at the all-valley tournament some months off. When his training begins, Daniel doesn't understand what he is being shown. Miyagi seems more interested in having Daniel paint fences and wax cars than teaching him Karate.

As know as:

Best Kid, Малюк-каратист, Καράτε Κιντ, Karate kid, le moment de vérité, Карате кид

Release Date:

Jun 22, 1984

Release Date (Streaming):

Feb 01, 2005


United States


English, Japanese

Stream Service:

Columbia Pictures

Production Companies:

Columbia Pictures, Delphi II Productions, Jerry Weintraub Productions

Gross worldwide:



Only the 'Old One' could teach him the secrets of the masters., He taught him the secret to Karate lies in the mind and heart. Not in the hands.


Richard Schickel
TIME Magazine
This film's art consists entirely of hiding the cynicism of its calculations under an agreeably modest and disarming manner.
by rottentomatoes, Aug 01, 2008
Variety Staff
Morita is simply terrific, bringing the appropriate authority and wisdom to the part.
by rottentomatoes, Mar 21, 2007
Geoff Andrew
Time Out
A surprise summer hit in the States, this is another film-making-by-numbers exercise in teenage wish-fulfilment.
by rottentomatoes, Jun 24, 2006

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