John G. Avildsen

Dec 21, 1935
Oak Park, Illinois, USA

Bio: Director John G. Avildsen's career endured many ups and downs. Not only did he produced a string of bombs, and low-budget films, the self-described dreamer also produced some of the most popular films of our time--most notably the triple Oscar winning Rocky(1976) and the thematically similar Karate Kid (1984). The son of a Chicago tool manufacturer, Avildsen worked… More


John G. Avildsen Videos

8 Seconds
2 minutes 48 seconds
The Karate Kid
2 minutes 20 seconds
The Power Of One
2 minutes 48 seconds
The Karate Kid, Part 2
1 minutes 28 seconds
Lean On Me
2 minutes 37 seconds

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