The Karate Kid quotes

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A boy and his mother move to California for a new job. He struggles to fit in, as a group of karate students starts to bully him for dating a rich girl from their clique. It's up to the Japanese landlord, Miyagi, to teach him karate.

Director: John G. Avildsen
Writer: Robert Mark Kamen
Production: Columbia Pictures
Year: 1984
MetaScore: 60/100
ImdbRating: 7.2
BoxOffice: N/A
Released: 22 Jun 1984
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 2 wins & 2 nominations.

74 Clips & Quotes

What kind of belt do you have - The Karate Kid 00:25 What kind of belt do you have Hey   you ever get into fights when you were a kid - The Karate Kid 01:18 Hey you ever get into fights when you were a kid Get him a body bag - The Karate Kid 00:11 Get him a body bag Why do I have to - The Karate Kid 00:20 Why do I have to You're the best friend I've ever had - The Karate Kid 00:14 You're the best friend I've ever had Karate come from China - The Karate Kid 00:41 Karate come from China Walk right side - The Karate Kid 00:37 Walk right side I guess it's okay - The Karate Kid 00:49 I guess it's okay How did you do that - The Karate Kid 00:15 How did you do that All karate student - The Karate Kid 01:24 All karate student And no scare fish - The Karate Kid 00:11 And no scare fish An enemy deserves no mercy - The Karate Kid 00:36 An enemy deserves no mercy Do you have a problem with that - The Karate Kid 00:13 Do you have a problem with that How come you didn't tell me you were goin' fishing - The Karate Kid 01:44 How come you didn't tell me you were goin' fishing I'm not by myself - The Karate Kid 00:16 I'm not by myself Wouldn't a fly swatter be easier - The Karate Kid 00:24 Wouldn't a fly swatter be easier I cannot believe this - The Karate Kid 00:51 I cannot believe this So what are the rules here - The Karate Kid 00:32 So what are the rules here License never replace eye - The Karate Kid 00:48 License never replace eye When do I learn how to punch - The Karate Kid 00:20 When do I learn how to punch We have visitors - The Karate Kid 02:58 We have visitors I don't know if I know enough karate - The Karate Kid 00:35 I don't know if I know enough karate What's your name - The Karate Kid 00:10 What's your name Where'd you learn it from - The Karate Kid 00:25 Where'd you learn it from What's the matter - The Karate Kid 02:54 What's the matter Defeat does not exist in this dojo - The Karate Kid 00:27 Defeat does not exist in this dojo Where did these old cars come from - The Karate Kid 00:14 Where did these old cars come from Out of commission - The Karate Kid 00:31 Out of commission Secret to punch - The Karate Kid 01:15 Secret to punch Learn how punch - The Karate Kid 00:23 Learn how punch You're all right - The Karate Kid 00:14 You're all right I promise teach karate to you - The Karate Kid 00:21 I promise teach karate to you This school sucks - The Karate Kid 00:11 This school sucks Look at those palm trees - The Karate Kid 00:23 Look at those palm trees What do we study here - The Karate Kid 00:24 What do we study here First American born Miyagi waiting to be born - The Karate Kid 00:47 First American born Miyagi waiting to be born Kindly remove bottles - The Karate Kid 00:16 Kindly remove bottles Must be take a worm for a walk week - The Karate Kid 00:14 Must be take a worm for a walk week Why didn't you tell me - The Karate Kid 00:35 Why didn't you tell me In through nose - The Karate Kid 00:48 In through nose Don't you like my singing - The Karate Kid 00:20 Don't you like my singing You all wet behind ear - The Karate Kid 00:12 You all wet behind ear Leave him alone - The Karate Kid 01:08 Leave him alone Something show you - The Karate Kid 00:36 Something show you This is the end of the line - The Karate Kid 00:16 This is the end of the line That solves everything for me - The Karate Kid 00:54 That solves everything for me You beginner luck - The Karate Kid 00:11 You beginner luck I don't know what she sees in him - The Karate Kid 00:19 I don't know what she sees in him Always look eye - The Karate Kid 00:10 Always look eye Look at that slide - The Karate Kid 00:23 Look at that slide But I don't think you understand my problem - The Karate Kid 00:22 But I don't think you understand my problem Looking for a shortcut back to Newark - The Karate Kid 00:30 Looking for a shortcut back to Newark But you knew karate - The Karate Kid 01:18 But you knew karate Miyagi hate fighting - The Karate Kid 01:18 Miyagi hate fighting Don't forget to breathe - The Karate Kid 00:20 Don't forget to breathe What did he say - The Karate Kid 00:49 What did he say He doesn't speak English and - The Karate Kid 00:49 He doesn't speak English and That's the problem - The Karate Kid 01:24 That's the problem We do not train to be merciful here - The Karate Kid 00:36 We do not train to be merciful here I can't believe this - The Karate Kid 00:51 I can't believe this You some kind of girl or something - The Karate Kid 01:15 You some kind of girl or something Could you teach me - The Karate Kid 00:25 Could you teach me Better learn balance - The Karate Kid 00:20 Better learn balance You promise learn - The Karate Kid 00:21 You promise learn When am I gonna learn how to punch - The Karate Kid 00:23 When am I gonna learn how to punch THE NEW CHAMPION - The Karate Kid 00:14 THE NEW CHAMPION That you knew karate - The Karate Kid 00:35 That you knew karate Where'd you learn it - The Karate Kid 00:35 Where'd you learn it You're dead meat - The Karate Kid 00:42 You're dead meat You couldn't leave well enough alone - The Karate Kid 01:08 You couldn't leave well enough alone Where you going - The Karate Kid 01:08 Where you going What's that guy kneeling like that for - The Karate Kid 00:27 What's that guy kneeling like that for I'd love to see him get a dose of his own medicine - The Karate Kid 00:17 I'd love to see him get a dose of his own medicine The kid's got a pet nip - The Karate Kid 00:16 The kid's got a pet nip

Cast

Daniel - Ralph Macchio
Miyagi - Pat Morita
Kreese - Martin Kove
Lucille - Randee Heller
Johnny - William Zabka
Bobby - Ron Thomas
Tommy - Rob Garrison
Dutch - Chad McQueen
Jimmy - Tony O'Dell
Freddy - Israel Juarbe
Mr. Mills - William Bassett
Susan - Juli Fields
Barbara - Dana Andersen
Billy - Jeff Fishman
Chris - Ken Daly
Referee - Pat E. Johnson
Ring Announcer - Bruce Malmuth
Karate Semi-Finalist - Darryl Vidal
Lady with Dog - Frances Bay
Mr. Harris (as Bernard Kuby) - Bernie Kuby
Restaurant Manager - Joan Lemmo
Cashier (as Helen J. Siff) - Helen Siff
Yahoo #1 - Larry Drake
Yahoo #2 (as David Abbott) - Abbott Alexander
Cheerleading Coach - Molly Basler
Boy in Bathroom - Brian Davis
Karate Student - Erik Felix
Soccer Coach - Peter Jason
Chicken Boy - Todd Lookinland
Referee #2 - Clarence McGee Jr.
Referee #3 - Sam Scarber
Tournament Guest - Chris Casamassa
Karate Student - Donald DeNoyer
Karate Fan - Charles Gallant
Karate Fan - Katheryn Gallant
Karate Fan - Kelly Gallant
Guy at Halloween Dance - David LeBell
Cheering Kid - Tom Levy
Waiter - Freeman Love
Club Patron - Monty O'Grady
Beachgoer - Richard Patrick
Student at dance - Stan Rodarte
Member of Cobra Kai - Andrew Shue
Mrs. Mills (Ali's Mother) - Sharon Spelman
Club Patron - Milanka Stevens
Club Patron - Nico Stevens
Club Patron - Robert Strong
Karate Fan #4 - Duff Tallahassee