Fan Cut Of ‘The Karate Kid’ Shows Daniel LaRusso As The Villain

If you grew up loving martial arts films, then you’re probably a fan of the 1984 classic The Karate Kid. The underdog story of a scrawny student named Daniel LaRusso (Ralph Macchio), who learns karate to take on a bully named Johnny Lawrence (William Zabka), is a high school story for the ages.

And over the years, the story has been clear; Daniel is the protagonist and Johnny is the antagonist.

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But a new hilarious YouTube video depicts an alternate storyline of the movie, where Daniel is not so innocent; in fact he’s the bully. An example of an amazing re-edited and re-voiced movie promo, if there ever was one, this video will make you laugh out loud – and maybe even believe that Daniel LaRusso is actually a villain.

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