No offense to Ralph Macchio, but he ain't the Karate Kid. - Barney, How I Met Your Mother, the Bro Mitzvah, S8 E22
Now I try to avoid situations from the past that may threaten me. How do you do that? I go through life like a Karate Kid. - Britney Spears, MTV's Britney: for the record. 2008
Feb 22, 2013
Feb 1, 2013
I have to give the point on this one to the original Karate Kid.
The original had an sense of magic once Daniel discovered what he had learned, and there was even a little comedy involved too. The new Karate Kid seemed a little forced.
Score is now 6 - 3 in favor of 1984.