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'The Karate Kid' With 'Cobra Kai' In Area Theaters

'The Karate Kid' With 'Cobra Kai' In Area Theaters

“The Karate Kid” was the favorite movie of a whole generation of youths. On Wednesday, April 25, that film will be shown for one-night only in theaters nationwide, followed by the first two episodes of a series inspired by “The Karate Kid.”

“The Karate Kid,” from 1984, tells the story of Daniel (Ralph Macchio), a bullied high-school boy, who turns to a karate master (Oscar nominee Pat Morita) to learn how to defend himself. The film also stars William Zabka as Johnny, Daniel’s karate rival.

“Cobra Kai,” a new YouTube Red series, is about a dojo owned by the now-grown Johnny (Zabka). Daniel (Macchio) gets caught up in the life of the dojo again,...

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