The ultimate mentor, Miyagi, a handyman, takes on Daniel LaRusso as his protege, teaching him strength and composure with a series of curious tasks.
Miyagi’s ability to forge a bond with students and embolden them to stand up for themselves is unmatched. He’s the silent killer, knowing he could end his opponent in one swift movement, but often opting not to engage.
In the end, Mr. Miyagi also is the ultimate winner.
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