The Karate Kid

The Karate Kid (1984)

Genres - Action-Adventure, Drama, Family  |   Sub-Genres - Coming-Of-Age Fiction, Coming-Of-Age Film, Martial Arts Film, Teen Drama, Teen Film  |   Release Date - Jun 22, 1984  |   Run Time - 126 min.  |   Countries - United States of America  |   MPAA Rating - PG
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The Karate Kid is a 1984 American martial arts drama film produced by Jerry Weintraub, directed by John G. Avildsen, written by Robert Mark Kamen, that stars Ralph Macchio, Noriyuki "Pat" Morita and Elisabeth Shue. It is an underdog story in the mold of a previous success, Avildsen's 1976 film Rocky. Karate Kid was a commercial success upon release and garnered critical acclaim, earning Morita an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actor. The film became the first in a series, spawning three sequels and a remake in 2010.

Movie Info

Budget

$8,000,000

Box Office

$91,258,130

Tags

Avildsen, Cheerleader, Coming Of Age/Teen, Egg, High School, Karate, Martial Arts, Martial Arts Tournament, Morita, Motorcycle, Success, Teen Movie

Attributes

Filming Location: Arizona, California, Malibu
Narrative Location: Karate Kid universe, Los Angeles, New Jersey

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Alternate Titles

Best Kid
JP
Besuto kiddo
JP
El Karate Kid
EC, MX
El Karate Kid: El momento de la verdad
UY
Karate Kid
AR, HR, DK, FI, DE, GR, IT, PE, PL, SK
Karate kid
RS
Karate Kid (El momento de la verdad)
ES
Karate Kid - sannhetens øyeblikk
NO
Karate Kid - Sanningens ögonblick
SE
Karate Kid I - Per vincere domani
IT
Karate kid, le moment de vérité
FR
Karatê Kid: A Hora da Verdade
BR
Karate kölyök
HU
Karate vaikis
LT
Le Moment de vérité
CA
Le moment de vérité
FR
Momento da Verdade
PT
Per vincere domani (The Karate Kid)
IT
Per Vincere Domani - The Karate Kid
IT
The Karate Kid
AU, CA, EG, HK, IN, ID, IL, NL, PH, SG, ZA, TH, AE, GB, US
The Karate Kid Part 1
US
The Karate Kid Part I
AU
The Moment of Truth
KR
Καράτε Κιντ
GR
Карате кид
BG, RS
Малюк-каратист
UA
بچه کاراته‌باز
IR
پسر کاراته‌باز
IR
ベスト・キッド
JP
小子難纏
TW