The Karate Kid
Columbia TriStar (1984)
Action, Adventure, Family
In Collection
Seen ItYes
IMDB   7.2
126 mins USA / English
DVD  Region 1   PG (Parental Guidance)
Ralph Macchio Daniel LaRusso
Pat Morita Mr. Kesuke Miyagi
Elisabeth Shue Ali Mills
Martin Kove John Kreese
Randee Heller Lucille Larusso
William Zabka Johnny Lawrence
Ron Thomas Bobby
Rob Garrison Tommy
Chad McQueen Dutch
Tony O'Dell Jimmy
John G. Avildsen
Producer Jerry Weintraub
Bud S. Smith
Writer Robert Mark Kamen
Cinematography James Crabe
Musician Bill Conti

A handyman/martial arts master agrees to teach a bullied boy karate and shows him that there is more to the martial art than fighting.
Edition Details
Edition Special Edition
Distributor Sony Pictures
Release Date 6/7/2005
Packaging Custom Case
Screen Ratio Widescreen (1.85:1)
Anamorphic Widescreen (1.85:1)
Subtitles English; French; Spanish; English (Closed Captioned); Thai; Chinese
Audio Tracks Dolby Digital 5.1 [English]
Dolby Digital Stereo [English]
Dolby Digital Stereo [French]
Dolby Digital Surround [English]
Dolby Digital Surround [French]
Dolby Digital Surround [Spanish]
Layers Single Side, Dual Layer
No. of Disks/Tapes 1

Commentary with Director John Avildsen, Writer Robert Mark Kamen and Actors Ralph Macchio and Pat Morita The Way of Life Multi-Part "Making of" Featurette Beyond the Form Featurette East Meets West: A Composer's Notebook Life of Bonsai Featurette