Movies directed by John G. Avildsen
119 mins Action , Drama, Sport
Although "Rocky" is by no means the best boxing movie ever made, it is still one of the most famous and harks back to a time when Sylvester Stallone was better known as an actor, rather than just another action hero. On top o...
The Karate Kid (1984)
126 mins Action , Drama, Sport
Despite being made back in the 80s, "The Karate Kid" is still as enjoyable today as it was back on its release in 1984; well it must be good as it had sequels and now a remake. Predominantly aimed at a younger market, it stil...
The Karate Kid, Part II (1986)
113 mins Action , Drama, Sport
After the success of the original "The Karate Kid", which went onto gross over $90 million in the U.S. alone, it was no surprise that a sequel would be on the cards. The first movie perfectly set up the characters that too no...
The Karate Kid, Part III (1989)
112 mins Action , Drama, Sport
I liked the first two Karate Kid movies, despite the original more than tipping it's hat to the more successful "Rocky" not such a surprise seeing that director John G. Avildsen was in charge of both. I liked the fact that "T...
Rocky V (1990)
104 mins Drama, Sport
It's funny as every time Sylvester Stallone delivered another movie in the "Rocky" series I found myself growing more disappointed by the continual rehashes of what went before, basically a different look but the same formula...
95 mins Action , Crime, Thriller
Whilst I would never say that Jean-Claude Van Damme has made a great movie his stuff is often watch able as is the case of the direct-to-video "Inferno" or "Desert Heat" as it is also known. But the thing which makes "Inferno...
* This is purely a list of reviews on The Movie Scene featuring the name John G. Avildsen as one of the directors.