actor: Ralph Macchio

The Karate Kid – Edited

June 28, 2005

Dove Approved for All Ages

Daniel and his mother move into a new apartment in California from New Jersey. The sink faucet leaks so Daniel finds the maintenance man to fix it. The man's name is Mr. Miyagi. Daniel starts making new friends when he is invited to a big party by his neighbor. He meets a girl, but her ex-boyfriend [...]

The Karate Kid II – Edited

June 28, 2005

Dove Approved for All Ages

Mr. Miyagi is still teaching Danny more Karate. Danny is doing well in a Karate tournament, and a rival Karate teacher who has students in the tournament gets mad. He starts to fight with Miyagi and Mr. Miyagi kicks his butt. Six months go by and Miyagi is still training Danny by putting him to [...]

The Karate Kid ll

February 1, 2005

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

This film has a lot in it to like. The respect with which the people in Okinawa show to one another is nice to observe and the landscape and sets are in a word beautiful. This is a continuation of the first "Karate Kid" film and, in my opinion, works as well as the first one. Daniel LaRusso hit his [...]

The Karate Kid lll

February 1, 2005
Most critics consider this last "The Karate Kid" film, with both Ralph Macchio and Pat Morita, to be the weakest of the trilogy. One more film with Pat Morita as Mr. Miyagi was made with a new karate student, a very young Hillary Swank. This film does have its moments. The confusion young Daniel [...]

The Karate Kid – Edited

October 12, 2003

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

This is a good view! Anybody who's been "the new kid" in any school will identify and relate to this well-told story. Daniel is a charming young man and I appreciated the respect and obedience he always gave to his mother, a single parent. Miyagi begins to train him in karate with tasks requiring [...]

My Cousin Vinny – Edited

August 26, 2003

Dove Approved for All Ages

The edited version of My Cousin Vinny is a delight to watch. The chemistry between Joe Pesci and Marisa Tomei is incredible. I love the way they talk to each other. Also the Judge played by Fred Gwynne is priceless as he forces Pesci to conform to the procedures and dress code of his court. The [...]

A Dog and Pony Show

Dove Approved for All Ages

Who doesn't love talking animals and bumbling bad guys? Dede (the dog) is a star attraction at the circus along with Trick (the pony). Together they do amazing tricks, but Dede's ego makes her want to be the only star. Little does the cute little dog know that things are going to change for [...]