Factual error: The storyline in Karate Kid 3, based on the happenings and reference points of the first two movies, is supposed to take place roughly about late 1984, or early 1985. However, if you look close at the beginning of the film when Terry Silver drops off John Kreese at the airport, there are several cars that are definitely later 80's models.
Other mistake: When Miyagi throws Mike into the light switches, the lights go out but the switches never change position.
Trivia: The bonsai shop building in the film was torn down years ago, but the stairs outside still remain to this day.
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