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The Karate Kid Part II
Director: John G. Avildsen (Dir)
Release Date:   1986
Premiere Information:   Los Angeles and New York openings: 20 Jun 1986
Duration (in mins):   113
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Cast:   Ralph Macchio (Daniel)  
    Noriyuki "Pat" Morita (Miyagi)  
    Nobu McCarthy (Yukie)  
    Danny Kamekona (Sato)  
    Yuji Okumoto (Chozen)  

Production Company: Columbia Pictures  
Distribution Company: Columbia Pictures  
Director: John G. Avildsen (Dir)
Producer: Jerry Weintraub (Prod)
Writer: Robert Mark Kamen (Wrt)
Photography: James Crabe (Dir of photog)
Art Direction: William J. Cassidy (Prod des)
Film Editor: David Garfield (Film ed)
  Jane Kurson (Film ed)
  John G. Avildsen (Film ed)
Music: Bill Conti (Mus)
MPAA Rating: PG
Country: United States
Language: English

Source Text: Based on characters created by Robert Mark Kamen.
Authors: Robert Mark Kamen

Copyright Claimant Copyright Date Copyright Number
Columbia Pictures Industries, Inc. 25/6/1986 dd/mm/yyyy PA293353

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Genre: Drama
Sub-Genre: Sports

Bibliographic Sources:   Date   Page
Hollywood Reporter   18 Jun 1986   p. 3, 9.
Los Angeles Times   20 Jun 1986   p. 1, 23.
New York Times   20 Jun 1986   p. 17.
Variety   18 Jun 1986   p. 19.

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