The Karate Kid is a 1984 American martial arts romantic drama film directed by John G. Avildsen and written by Robert Mark Kamen, starring 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. It was a commercial success upon release, and garnered favorable critical acclaim, earning Pat Morita an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actor.
Jimmy yells some advice for his pal, Johnny, to beat Daniel.
Tommy yells out his excitement to see Daniel lose.
John Kreese yells out to Johnny to win the match against Daniel at the last s...
Daniel wins the final match against Johnny, yells out his joy to Mr. Miyagi w...
Ali cheers on Daniel from the sidelines.
John Kreese tells Johnny Lawrence to show no mercy for Daniel.
John Kreese shows his anger towards Johnny for not hurting Daniel.
Ali yells some praise from the sidelines to Daniel.
Johnny makes a threat to Daniel in the final match.
Daniel asks Mr. Miyagi to fix his leg so he can finish the tournament and pro...
Daniel asks Mr. Miyagi if he is proud of him.
Lucille and Ali try and cheer Daniel up as he lay on a stretcher with his hur...
Daniel cries out to Mr. Miyagi for help when Bobby hurts his leg illegally.
Even though he hurt Daniel badly, Bobby apologizes the best he can.
John Kreese tells Bobby to hurt Daniel.
John Kreese tells Bobby to take Daniel out of the competition.
Ali comes by to tell Daniel he needs to sign in to the next match.
Daniel is surprised by Mr. Miyagi's comments.
Mr. Miyagi is just as surprised as Daniel he has made it this far.
Ali continues to give Daniel high praise in his match.
Ali cheers Daniel on for getting points in his first match.
Mr. Miyagi gives Daniel his last words of advice before his first match.
Ali yells advice to Daniel from the crowd.
Mr. Miyagi gives Daniel some advice. Not to get hit!