Update: Amazon has made The Karate Kid available to pre-order:
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment has officially announced that The Karate Kid starring Jaden Smith and Jackie Chan will be released on DVD and Blu-ray on October 5th.
As well as receiving positive reviews the remake also managed to gross nearly $200 million worldwide on a budget of just $40 million. The Karate Kid is well and truly in the green now so strong DVD and Blu-ray sales should guarantee a sequel.
The Blu-ray special features include:
- ON LOCATION: The Karate Kid Interactive Map of China
- Alternate Ending
- Play All Hosted by Jackie Chan
- Production Diaries Hosted by Jackie Chan
- Chinese Lessons – Learn Chinese!
- Music Video: Justin Bieber Featuring Jaden Smith “Never Say Never”
- Just for Kicks: The Making of The Karate Kid
- PS3 Wallpaper Theme