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Another quality film from Korea

Advantages: the film is real classy
Disadvantages: a sad ending

I now have quite a few Korean made films in my collection, and I see Korea as starting to exceed when it comes to making martial arts movies. Where China tends to rely heavily on fancy wire work, glitzy special effects and fantasy elements to fighting, Ko ...

tayloa22 29.08.2007 · Read full review
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Major Disappointment!!!

Advantages: Exquisite battle scenes
Disadvantages: Depressing, disappointing performances

When i saw on the front cover that Zhang Ziyi was a leading character in the Warrior i thought "it must be good". Unfortunately the film was quite to the contrary. The battle scenes were outstanding and gory, but there's simply too much. This is the ...

topcat1984 31.01.2007 · Read full review
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Sweeps not only the leg but all other karate films

Advantages: Timeless 80's film fodder!
Disadvantages: In my opinion, none!

I have always loved the film "The Karate Kid" from way back when I first saw it, probably on video, in 1987 or so. It just struck a cord with me; both in the sense that it was an exciting and action packed romp but also as a teenage rights of passage piec ...

etala 24.10.2006 · Read full review
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The Karate Kid

Advantages: great action and entertainment
Disadvantages: a little slow to begin

...Director: John G. Avildsen. Producers: Jerry Weintraub, Bud S. Smith and R. J. Louis Writer: Robert Mark Kamen Stars: Ralph Macchio, Noriyuki "Pat" Morita, Elisabeht Shue, Martin Kove, Randee Heller and William Zabka. This first in the karate kid s ...

blissman70 16.10.2008 · Read full review
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Wax on, wax off!!

Advantages: Karate scenes, Ralph Macchio, end scene
Disadvantages: None

...One of my favourite childhood films with arguably the most dramatic cinematic ending of a film ever has to be the Karate Kid. Starring Ralph Macchio as the aforementioned Karate Kid, it follows his journey into the world of, yes, you've guessed it, karat ...

Spottydog11 25.08.2009 · Read full review
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