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  • ‘Kid' at heart: Jackie Chan's 'Karate Kid' remake very similar to the 1984 original

    About a month ago, I expressed disappointment that the Jackie Chan remake of “The Karate Kid” wasn't more aptly entitled “The Kung Fu Kid” — unless they were going to make Chan's character Japanese, which, of course, would ha
  • 'The Karate Kid'

    "New" being relative, the new version of "The Karate Kid" — which relies on the heart and cheery bloodthirstiness of the original — marks the first time the city of Detroit has been played on screen by parts of Beijing. The film was shot on...

    Oscar showdown

    Mark: Hey, Michael, I don't know about you, but I'm far more comfortable predicting the Oscar nominees than picking the winners. Reason No. 1: Predicting the winners becomes a combination of making ridiculous apples-kumquats comparisons (was Adrien...