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The Karate Kid Part III
Directed by John G. Avildsen
Produced by Jerry Weintraub
Written by Robert Mark Kamen
Starring
Music by Bill Conti
Cinematography Steve Yaconelli
Editing by John G. Avildsen
John Carter
Distributed by Columbia Pictures
Release date(s) June 30, 1989 (1989-06-30)
Running time 111 minutes
Country United States
Language English
Money made $38,9 million

The Karate Kid Part III is a 1989 American martial arts drama movie and the second sequel to The Karate Kid (1984). The movie stars Ralph Macchio, Pat Morita, Robyn Lively, and Thomas Ian Griffith in his movie debut. As was the case with the first two movies in the series, it was directed by John G. Avildsen and written by Robert Mark Kamen, with stunts choreographed by Pat E. Johnson and the music composed by Bill Conti. In the movie, the returning John Kreese, with the help of his best friend Terry Silver, attempts to gain revenge on Daniel and Mr. Miyagi which involves hiring a ruthless martial artist and harming their relationship.

Cast

  • Ralph Macchio as Daniel LaRusso
  • Noriyuki "Pat" Morita as Mr. Miyagi
  • Robyn Lively as Jessica Andrews
  • Thomas Ian Griffith as Terry Silver
  • Martin Kove as John Kreese
  • Sean Kanan as Mike Barnes
  • Randee Heller as Lucille LaRusso
  • Jonathan Avildsen as Snake
  • Christopher Paul Ford as Dennis
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