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Here's What's New On Netflix In July

The Huffington Post | Ryan Kristobak | Posted 06.29.2014 | Entertainment

While it feels like June has only just begun, we are in the final hours of the summer month. Some of us may not be ready for July, but there is one th...

The Story Behind The Iconic 'Karate Kid' Headband

OWN | Posted 01.23.2014 | OWN

Ralph Macchio's character Daniel LaRusso in the 1984 martial arts drama "The Karate Kid" wouldn't have been complete without his iconic blue and whit...

Ralph Macchio's New Film, Across Grace Alley, Proves He's More Than an Actor

Jeryl Brunner | Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts
Jeryl Brunner

The undertaking wasn't easy. "I had a 10-year-old boy who had limited acting experience, a dancer/celebrity speaking in her second language, acting for the first time. And I had an Oscar-nominated pro of pros in Marsha Mason," explains Macchio.

On Newt Gingrich's Warm-Up Music at His "Hispanic Town Hall Meeting" at Don Quijote Restaurant, Manchester, NH

Matt Bieber | Posted 03.10.2012 | Home
Matt Bieber

The first time that the Gingrich campaign played Joe Esposito's "You're the Best," (viz. Karate Kid) I thought, This is going to be all right. After all, that song is boss. This isn't true of most of the songs you hear at campaign rallies.

PHOTOS: Happy 50th Birthday, Ralph Macchio!

Posted 01.04.2012 | Fifty

Ralph Macchio may be turning 50 on Friday, but you'd never guess it from looking at the perpetually baby-faced star of "The Karate Kid" and "My Cousin...

The 12 Best (and worst) movies to hit the screen... again.

Posted 12.13.2011 | Home

In honor of Footloose (starring Julianne Hough and Kenny Wormald) finally hitting theatres today, we present HuffPost High School's ultimate gallery...

Kimmel: Johnny Shows No Mercy For Karate Kid On 'DWTS'

Posted 06.05.2011 | Comedy

William "I was the bully in every '80s movie" Zabka made a cameo appearance on Monday's "Jimmy Kimmel Live," as the merciless Johnny Lawrence. Wearin...

2010 in Review: Favorite Films of the Year

Scott Mendelson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Scott Mendelson

Here are fourteen of my favorite pictures that were released in 2010, plus a final nod to my favorite film of 2010. They are not necessarily 'the best,' as there are plenty of allegedly great films that I missed but they are all pretty great.

2010 Summer Movie Review Part I: The Moments That Mattered.

Scott Mendelson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Scott Mendelson

We'll see if my schedule allows me to do a compressive 'end of summer' box office wrap-up, but since summer 2010 doesn't officially end until September third, I figure I've got time.

Jaden Smith Shows Off His Abs (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

He's got the #1 movie in America, and he has a kiddie six-pack to boot. 'Karate Kid' Jaden Smith is promoting the movie in China, where it filmed, ...

'Karate Kid' Crushes 'A-Team' In Battle Of The Remakes

AP | DAVID GERMAIN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

LOS ANGELES — "The Karate Kid" has won a 1980s showdown at the box office against "The A-Team." Sony's remake of 1984's "The Karate Kid" debute...

Reviewing 'The Karate Kid' Remake with My Hardass Asian Mom

Disgrasian | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Disgrasian

Any use of inappropriate cultural terms or conflation with the original movie is entirely intentional: The Karate Kid (Jaden Smith) and his Mom (Tara...

The Karate Kid Is Back! (But Not Before He Becomes A Badass)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

Funny or Die has resurrected Ralph Macchio. In this faux-documentary starring the original Karate Kid (no offense Jaden...or Hilary Swank), we witness...

PHOTOS: Celeb Kid, 9, Looks All Grown Up

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Willow Smith, who turns 10 in October, rocked a very grown-up look on the red carpet of 'The Karate Kid' in Los Angeles Monday night. Willow, daughter...

Republicans Work To Sweep The Leg Of Health Care Reform (VIDEO)

Matthew Filipowicz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Matthew Filipowicz

There are actual facilities where right wingers can go to practice and hone their yelling and disrupting skills. We have obtained footage from one such facility. Take a look.

India Karate Kids: Schoolchildren's Arms Run Over With Motorbike As A Test

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A school in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu recently demonstrated students' advancement in karate training by ceremoniously running over their outstret...

Jaden Smith Starts Filming 'Karate Kid' Remake With Jackie Chan

AP | MIN LEE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

BEIJING — Jackie Chan will play the wise kung-fu master in a Hollywood-Chinese remake of the 1984 hit "The Karate Kid" that kicked off filming i...

What Ever Became of the Epic Movie Theme Song?

Jon Chattman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jon Chattman

For the past few years (give or take "Once," which rightfully won two years back), the Oscars have missed the boat on best song nominations and often award ho-hum picks.

Jackie Chan: "Karate Kid's" New Mr. Miyagi?

AP | MIN LEE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

HONG KONG — Mr. Chan may be the new Mr. Miyagi. Jackie Chan is in talks with Columbia Pictures to star in a remake of "The Karate Kid," a spoke...

Jaden Smith To Star In "Karate Kid" Remake

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Will Smith's kids have been following in his footsteps, appearing in films and working red carpets, and now younger son Jaden is starring in a movie b...