Let's Talk - Cobra Kai
Episode 141: The Karate Kid (1984) - Scene-By-Scene Breakdown (Re-Release)
Jason Connell and Sal Rodriguez revisit their first-ever episode as they break down the classic movie, The Karate Kid, and talk about catching flies, John G. Avildsen’s connection to the Rocky franchise, and how Pat Morita went from Happy Days to the Academy Awards.
* Daniel lives at the South Seas Apartments, not the Seven Seas as mistakenly mentioned in the episode.
** The first episode ever recorded by Just Curious Media.
Synopsis: 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
Cinematographer: James Crabe
Cast: Ralph Macchio, Pat Morita, Elisabeth Shue, Randee Heller, Martin Kove, William Zabka
Composer: Bill Conti
Recorded: 03-29-23 & 06-17-19
Studio: Just Curious Media
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