Daniel-San is the Real Bad Guy in The Karate Kid - Examined Existence

Daniel-San is the Real Bad Guy in The Karate Kid

This isn’t the usual content that is published on this site.  But I couldn’t resist.  While I usually snark at people who try to find hidden meaning in movies that are not there, I am pretty impressed with this analysis of The Karate Kid.  In this analysis, the video claims that Daniel-san is the real antagonist of the movie, and not Johnny.  Here take a look at this video and let me know what you think:

Although this video is going viral today, it isn’t the first time someone has made this claim.

Here is Patton Oswalt making the same claim:

Here is How I Met Your Mother character Barney Stinson making the same claim:

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Netflix enthusiast, horrible speller, jiujitsu hobbyist, weekend drinker, and occasional poker player. Favorite quote is "[o]ut of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars."

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