The Karate Kid
- Original title
The Karate Kid
- Running time
- 140 min.
- United States
Christopher Murphey (Story: Robert Mark Kamen)
Taraji P. Henson,
China Film Group / Columbia Pictures / Jerry Weintraub Productions / Overbrook Entertainment
Action. Drama | Remake. Martial Arts. Karate
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- Synopsis / Plot
- The Karate Kid, directed by Harald Zwart (The Pink Panther 2), stars Jaden Smith, Jackie Chan, and Taraji P. Henson. Smith plays Dre, a skateboarding video game buff who moves to China after his single mother is forced to go there for work. Unable to speak Chinese, Dre finds it hard to settle in, and gets beat up by the local bully. Chan plays Mr. Han, a maintenance man who spots his black-eye and offers to teach him both martial arts and Chinese, so he can defend against all the kung-fu students.
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