THE KARATE KID
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The classic, coming of age tale of a bullied teen finding his place in a new environment. By learning karate and bonding with a much needed father figure, Daniel begins to believe.


CHARACTER PROFILES

DANIEL LARUSSO
Daniel LaRusso character illustration by Marten Go
MEMORABLE QUOTES:
•  "When am I gonna learn how to punch?"
•  "You musta had some father, man."
•  "You're the best friend I've ever had."
MR. MIYAGI
Mr. Miyagi character illustration by Marten Go
MEMORABLE QUOTES:
•  "Wax on, wax off. Wax on, wax off."
•  "Banzai!"
•  "In Okinawa, all Miyagi know two things: fish and karate."
JOHNNY LAWRENCE
Johnny Lawrence illustration by Preserved Dragons Marten Go
MEMORABLE QUOTES:
•  "You couldn't leave well enough alone, could you, little twerp? No, you had to push it. Well, now you're gonna pay!"
•  "An enemy deserves no mercy!"
•  "You're all right, LaRusso!"
COBRA KAI
Cobra Kai illustration by Preserved Dragons Marten Go
MEMORABLE QUOTES:
•  "Where you going, sweetheart?"
•  "Get him a body bag! Yeah!"
•  "Leave him alone, man... he's had enough."
ALI
Ali illustration by Preserved Dragons Marten Go
MEMORABLE QUOTES:
•  "Ali... with an I."
•  " I thought maybe you and me we're different."
KREESE
Kreese illustration by Preserved Dragons Marten Go
MEMORABLE QUOTES:
•  "We do not train to be merciful here. Mercy is for the weak. Here, in the streets, in competition: A man confronts you, he is the enemy. An enemy deserves no mercy."
•  "Sweep the leg."
•  "Finish him!"